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This is likely a great time to hike this trail!  Check out "Prefered" months below, keep in mind this is an estimate.

Superstition Peak 5057 Loop via Hiero, AZ

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Difficulty 5 of 5
Route Finding 3 of 5
Distance Loop 11.4 miles
Trailhead Elevation 2,090 feet
Elevation Gain 2,800 feet
Accumulated Gain 3,800 feet
Avg Time Round Trip 6-8 hours
Kokopelli Seeds 30.4
Backpack Yes & Connecting
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Recalculates 2018-10-24 8:19 am
46  2015-02-06 jameslcox44
5  2015-01-31
Superstition Peak 5057 via Hiero
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5  2014-03-15
Lost Goldmine-Hiero-5057-Carney-Loop
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20  2013-12-30 RowdyandMe
7  2013-12-30 vanman
14  2013-04-01 trekkin_gecko
4  2013-02-27 SibeMtnMomma
10  2012-12-25 Kel1969
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Preferred   Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec → 7 AM
Seasons   Autumn to Spring
Sun  6:58am - 5:23pm
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Hieroglyphics Trail #101
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650 ft
Lost Goldmine Trail - Cloudview to LG TH
Lost Goldmine Trail - Cloudview to LG TH
same trailhead
6.1 mi
1,060 ft
Superstition Peak 5057 - Balanced Rock Loop
Superstition Peak 5057 - Balanced Rock Loop
0.1 mi away
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3,200 ft
Chuparosa Canyon - Superstitions
Chuparosa Canyon - Superstitions
0.1 mi away
2.3 mi
1,952 ft
Ermahgerd Canyon
Ermahgerd Canyon
0.1 mi away
5.7 mi
2,600 ft
Superstition Peak 5057 via Hiero
0.1 mi away
3.9 mi
3,022 ft
Old Horse Trail
Old Horse Trail
1.0 mi away
4.0 mi
288 ft
Lost Goldmine - Cloudview Rd to Jacobs #58
Lost Goldmine - Cloudview Rd to Jacobs #58
1.0 mi away
3.3 mi
279 ft
Gila Monster
Gila Monster
1.1 mi away
2.1 mi
312 ft
Cougar Trail - Gold Canyon
1.1 mi away
2.8 mi
330 ft
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Likely In-Season!
Overview
Superstition Peak 5057 Loop via Hiero is a 11.4 mile round trip loop hike with 3,800 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 18 miles east of Mesa Arizona. The trailhead is car accessible. January and February are the best months to enjoy this hike.

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Note
This is a difficult hike. Arrive fit and prepared or this could get ugly.






    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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