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Elephant Arch - Hewitt CanyonGlobe, AZ
Globe, AZ
Hiking avatar Dec 05 2015
Hiking1.00 Miles 250 AEG
Hiking1.00 Miles
250 ft AEG
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We arrived well after dark, which made finding the arch extremely difficult even with headlamps. Fortunately, the formation is very close to the road. We found it after hiking in the general direction it should have been. I did bring my puppy, but would not suggest a dog as the terrain is difficult to navigate. There is no trail and the land is choked with cacti and shrubbery. It could be done, I just wouldn't advise it.

There are very few places for a tent, but we found a small flat area just north of the arch between a meter-tall rock and a palo verde.

Photos and story on my website: maxleveladventures. ... rch/

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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