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Oct 25 2012

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52 female
 Joined Oct 26 2012
 Gatlinburg, TN
Black Mesa RuinsPhoenix, AZ
Phoenix, AZ
Hiking avatar Oct 25 2012
Hiking1.50 Miles 728 AEG
Hiking1.50 Miles   2 Hrs   30 Mns   0.75 mph
728 ft AEG      30 Mns Break
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We followed the directions posted on this site by Joe. However, we approached by sliding under the fence just north of the parking area, then trecking straight up with our sites on the south side of the Mesa. Good Grip hiking shoes are recommended. The petroglyphs are on the large rock facing the ruins (South Side). As noted, there ins not an actual trail, a true Arizona Adventure awaits. We hiked in late October , so it was pleasant weather. It was obvious that these ruins are very "Seldome Seen" which made this hike extra special. We had packed a lunch and had a nice picnic at the ruins as well.
average hiking speed 0.75 mph

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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