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Peak 3134 - Apache Junction Quad, AZ

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Rated  Favorite Wish List AZ > Phoenix > Mesa NE
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Difficulty 2.5 of 5
Distance Round Trip 6.1 miles
Trailhead Elevation 2,300 feet
Elevation Gain 1,065 feet
Accumulated Gain 1,336 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 12.78
Interest Off Trail Hiking & Peak
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Routes 15,958
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Trips 1 map ( 6 miles )
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Preferred   Feb, Jan, Dec, Nov
Sun  7:06am - 6:14pm
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Peak 3134 - Apache Junction Quad is a 6.1 mile round trip hike with 1,336 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 12 miles east-northeast of Mesa Arizona. February and January are the best months to enjoy this hike. This hike involes off trail navigation. Review triplogs, photos and the route to understand the terrain before heading out.

This is an off trail hike to a peak next to Dome mountain the peak is a four point SOTA Summit and if you follow the unofficial trail that breaks off from the start point for Dome Mountain this would be an easy second peak if you were to do Dome the same day. The view from this peak is great and it has a nice bit of shade on the summit.

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    WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.

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    Map Drive
    High Clearance possible when dry

    To hike
    From Loop 202 & Brown: 8.9 mi / about 16 mins

    1. Head east on E Brown Rd toward N 86th St ○ 3.9 mi
    2. Turn left onto N Meridian Dr ○ 1.0 mi
    3. Turn right onto W McKellips Blvd ○ 2.5 mi
    4. Turn left onto N Wolverine Pass Rd ○ 0.9 mi
    5. Turn right onto E Tonto St ○ 0.2 mi
    6. Turn left onto N Cactus Rd ○ 0.1 mi
    7. N Cactus Rd turns right and becomes E McDowell Blvd ○ 387 ft
    8. E McDowell Blvd turns left and becomes N Cactus Rd ○ 0.1 mi
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