Backpacking along the 191

Indulge in the Ultimate Outdoors!

Moderators: Backpack Specialist, HAZ - Moderators

Linked Descriptions none
Linked Areas none
Post Reply
User avatar
sajor75
Exploring Kokopelli
Posts: 67
Joined: Dec 26 2015 12:59 pm
City, State: Phoenix

Backpacking along the 191

Post by sajor75 » Mar 26 2018 12:48 pm

Hey everyone, im pondering on taking a motorcycle ride from Phx passing thru the 191 , north bound starting in Morenci to Springerville then making a loop back to Phx, I heard the 191 doesnt have any hotels/motels , I might go for short hikes , are there places along my route where i could set up camp?, preferably close to the road or trail head .

User avatar
hikeaz
Socialpelli
Posts: 1817
Joined: May 13 2002 10:07 am
City, State: Tempe, AZ
Contact:

Re: Backpacking along the 191

Post by hikeaz » Mar 26 2018 2:32 pm

Gobs of places ((campgrounds (some are N/C) or forest roads (always N/C) ). Apache Sitgreaves Forest map or Gazetteer may be of help. Or their website; https://www.fs.usda.gov/activity/asnf/r ... ing-cabins .
Hannagan Meadow has lodging and meals, as does Alpine.
Last edited by hikeaz on Mar 27 2018 6:16 am, edited 4 times in total.
kurt

User avatar
nonot
Bon Fire Kokopelli
Posts: 1839
Joined: Nov 18 2005 11:52 pm
City, State: Phoenix, AZ

Re: Backpacking along the 191

Post by nonot » Mar 26 2018 11:53 pm

hikeaz covered everything I can think of.

I'm confused why you titled your post backpacking? Unless you mean you use a backpack to carry your stuff on your hog instead of saddlebags?
http://hikearizona.com/garmin_maps.php

Hike Arizona it is full of sharp, pointy, ankle-twisting, HAZmaster crushing ROCKS!!
Hike Arizona it is full of sharp, pointy, shin-stabbing, skin-shredding plants!
Hike Arizona it is full of striking, biting, stabbing, venomous wildlife!

Post Reply

Return to “Backpacking”


cron