Casual Intermediate,  Hikes,  Short Hike

AZT-Florence Kelvin Rd North – (C.I. – S)

Date:Destination:AZT-Florence Kelvin Rd South
Level:Casual Intermediate or ShortArea:Kearney
Approx hike distance in miles:4.5Hike leader:
Low to high elevation gain:N/AHike leader phone:
Accum elevation gain in feet:800Hike leader email:
Departure time - Union Center parking lot:Please arrive 10 minutes early to check in
Recommended gas donation:$10
Unpaved miles:2Park entry fee per vehicle:No
Road conditions:GoodWebsite for reference info:N/A
High clearance vehicle req'd:NoTrailhead GPS coordinates:33.08930,-110.98989


Maintained Trail:YesUneven Footing:Yes
Steep Side Drop-offs:NoSteep Trail:
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 north from the trailhead. You go across the road for the start of the hike. You will meander the rolling hills to the river. In the spring the flowers are fantastic in this area. Bring water and a snack.


Take Felix Rd north, turn right (east) on Arizona Farms Road. Turn left (north) on AZ 79. Travel east on Hwy 60 for 14.6 miles, take exit 227, and turn south on AZ-177. Travel south on AZ-177 for 15.6 miles. Turn right on E Florence-Kelvin Hwy. Road sign says Kelvin Riverside. In 2.5 miles, the parking area will be on your left.