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Boyer Ridge, AZ

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Difficulty 1.5 of 5
Distance One Way 1.8 miles
Trailhead Elevation 4,075 feet
Elevation Gain 300 feet
Accumulated Gain 575 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 3.72
Interest Off Trail Hiking, Historic & Seasonal Creek
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28  2015-05-10 CannondaleKid
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25  2010-03-20 Grasshopper
2  2009-12-05 ssk44
Author HAZ_Hikebot
author avatar Guides 16,879
Routes 15,958
Photos 24
Trips 1 map ( 6 miles )
Age 22 Male Gender
Location TrailDEX, HAZ
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Preferred   Apr, Mar, Oct, Nov
Sun  7:05am - 6:12pm
Official Route
2 Alternative
Nearby Area Water
Boyer Cabin Trail#148
Boyer Cabin Trail#148
0.1 mi away
11.0 mi
2,357 ft
Dutchwoman Butte
3.5 mi away
5.0 mi
1,350 ft
Panther Gulch
Panther Gulch
4.4 mi away
Tucker Box
Tucker Box
4.4 mi away
1.5 mi
337 ft
Armer Mountain
Armer Mountain
4.9 mi away
6.0 mi
1,632 ft
Tanner Peak 6917
Tanner Peak 6917
5.1 mi away
11.1 mi
2,129 ft
Conner Canyon
Conner Canyon
5.2 mi away
1.2 mi
-700 ft
Jug Trail #61 - Salome Wilderness
Jug Trail #61 - Salome Wilderness
5.2 mi away
3.5 mi
-500 ft
Greenback Peak
Greenback Peak
5.4 mi away
4.5 mi
850 ft
Panther Mountain via Cactus Butte Trail #60
Panther Mountain via Cactus Butte Trail #60
5.6 mi away
10.4 mi
3,140 ft
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Boyer Ridge is a 1.8 mile one way hike with 575 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 47 miles east-northeast of Scottsdale Arizona. A high clearance 4x4 vehicle and a competent driver is recommended to access the trailhead. April and March 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.

Overview: Rewarding hike into an isolated and rugged area of the Salome Wilderness. The route follows a closed roadbed and offers great views and guaranteed solitude. The entire route stays within the Salome Wilderness.

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One-Way Notice
This hike is listed as One-Way.

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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
Strictly 4x4

To hike
The hike starts out near the back of the Boyer Cabin homestead site. Look for an existing roadbed heading west with a wilderness boundary sign. See (Boyer Cabin Trail #148) for driving directions.
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