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Helment Rock to IQ Arch (A)

Date:Destination:Helment Rock to IQ Arch
Level:Advanced (A)Area:Goldfield
Approx hike distance in miles:9Hike leader:
Low to high elevation gain:Hike leader phone:
Accum elevation gain in feet:2300Hike leader email:
Departure time - Union Center parking lot:Please arrive 10 minutes early to check in
Recommended gas donation:$10
Unpaved miles:NoPark entry fee per vehicle:No
Road conditions:GoodWebsite for reference info:N/A
High clearance vehicle req'd:NoTrailhead GPS coordinates:N/A


Maintained Trail:PartUneven Footing:Yes
Steep Side Drop-offs:YesSteep Trail:
Off Trail (scratchy):YesSlippery Trail Surfaces:No
Use of Hands Required:NoBoulder Hopping:No
Hike Arizona Difficulty:3Water Crossings:No
Restrooms at Trailhead:NoGloves Required:No


Special Instructions:

Getting on top of Helment Rock is optional – short but steep.


Felix Road north, right on Arizona Farms Rd., left on Hwy 79. Left on Hwy. 60 to Exit 199 (Old West Hwy.) Stay right on Goldfield Rd. For 3 miles. Left on Lost Dutchman, right on Apache Trail (Route 88). Trailhead is near mile 204, on left side of road.