Overview: A mostly "off-trail" moderate canyons hike with route finding/navigation required with a connection back via FR145A and the historic U-Bar Cabin Loop Trail. A pleasant, enjoyable, scenic, and relaxing with solitude loop hike this one is.
Warning: Active Monsoon Season on our Mogollon Rim is late June, through July & August;
History: Cabin Loop U-Bar Trail hiking segment;
Hike: Best detailed in author's (Grasshopper) posted 7/26/16 trip log. Also see posted GPS Hiking Route for review and download with "key" way points included;
Water Sources: Some sections of Barbershop and Dane Canyon have seasonal water flow with pooling;
Camping: Backpack camping not really recommended but available/doable;
Check out the Official Route and Triplogs.
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.