96 Ranch (CI)

GENERAL HIKE INFORMATION
Date:Destination:96 Ranch
Level:Casual Intermediate (CI)Area:South of Florence
Approx hike distance in miles:5Hike leader:
Low to high elevation gain:500Hike leader phone:
Accum elevation gain in feet:N/AHike leader email:
Departure time - Union Center parking lot:Please arrive 10 minutes early to check in
Recommended gas donation:$10
Unpaved miles:7.5Park entry fee per vehicle:No
Road conditions:Poor (0.3mile)Website for reference info:N/A
High clearance vehicle req'd:YesTrailhead GPS coordinates:32.86348
-111.11675


TRAIL CONDITIONS

Maintained Trail:NoUneven Footing:Yes
Steep Side Drop-offs:NoSteep Trail:
No
Off Trail (scratchy):NoSlippery Trail Surfaces:No
Use of Hands Required:NoBoulder Hopping:No
Difficulty :ModerateWater Crossings:No
Restrooms at Trailhead:NoGloves Required:No
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:
This is an out and back hike that starts at a large corral, passing petroglyphs along the way to an old abandoned ranch house and barns. Bring water and a snack.
DIRECTIONS TO TRAILHEAD:
If you think you might be driving, please print and bring these directions with you.
  • Take Felix Rd south to Hunt Hwy
  • Turn left on Hunt Hwy
  • At T-intersection turn right on AZ 79 for 15.3 miles
  • Turn left on 96 Ranch Rd, mile post marker 119
  • Bear right just after the turn (Look for the crested saguaro on the left at 5.3 miles)
  • Turn left in 7.2 miles (cattle crosing sign on the right)
  • Go 0.3 mile (poor road conditions) to the corral and park.