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Tomahawk Mine Trail, AZ

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Rated  Favorite Wish List AZ > Phoenix > Mesa NE
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Difficulty 0.5 of 5
Distance One Way 2 miles
Trailhead Elevation 2,123 feet
Elevation Gain 137 feet
Accumulated Gain 188 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 2.63
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Photos Viewed All Mine Following
Collective Slideshow
12  2016-03-27
Goldfields Rambling
trekkin_gecko
14  2016-03-27
Goldfields Rambling
johnlp
17  2016-01-30
Bulldog Cyn to Salt River
topohiker
25  2015-12-16
Goldfields Loop from FR1356
rayhuston
45  2015-12-16
Goldfields Loop from FR1356
CannondaleKid
9  2011-02-14
Twin Arches
Charger55
26  2010-11-15
Three Lesser Peaks Trail
AZLOT69
4  2010-01-05 AZLOT69
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Preferred   Jan, Dec, Feb, Nov
Sun  7:29am - 5:46pm
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Reverse Flatiron
Reverse Flatiron
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Praying Hands Loop
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Praying Hands - Crosscut TH
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Rough Eye Javelina Loop
Rough Eye Javelina Loop
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Javelina Mine Trail
Javelina Mine Trail
0.7 mi away
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Peak 2891 Saddle
Peak 2891 Saddle
0.9 mi away
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Rough-N-Ready Canyon
Rough-N-Ready Canyon
0.9 mi away
4.0 mi
-468 ft
Needle Vista to Hackberry Spring
1.3 mi away
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Tomahawk Mine Trail is a 2 mile one way hike with 188 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 15 miles east-northeast of Mesa Arizona. Trailhead access is via a dirt road which is typically car accessible when dry. January and December are the best months to enjoy this hike.


Overview: A major trailhead for the Goldfield area. The trail which is a strictly 4 X 4 jeep road and can be accessed with a permit from the Tonto National Forest office in Mesa.

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

    When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
    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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    FR / Dirt Road / Gravel - Car Okay

    To hike
    Special Use This Trail is part of the Bull Dog Canyon OHV area and an administrative permit can be obtained at no cost from the Mesa Tonto Forest Office. The permit will allow further access beyond the gate for those with a four wheel drive vehicle. Apache trail(State Highway 88) Northeast from Idaho Road in Apache Junction. About 8 miles northeast, one quarter mile past milepost 202 on a blind corner watch for a dirt road on the left. This is the trailhead. No facilities and parking for a dozen cars.
    page created by AZLOT69 on Jan 06 2010 12:28 pm
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