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Lost Goldmine Trail from Hieroglyphic Trailhead – Photo Hike (SP)

Date:Destination:Lost Goldmine Trail from Hieroglyphic Trailhead - Photo Hike
Level:SPArea:Superstition Mountains
Approx hike distance in miles:2Hike leader:
Low to high elevation gain:300Hike leader phone:
Accum elevation gain in feet:N/AHike leader email address:
Departing the Union Center:Please arrive 15 minutes early. & sign in
Recommended gas donation:$10Please pay the driver.
Unpaved miles:NonePark entry fee per vehicle:No
Road conditions:GoodWebsite for reference info:N/A
High clearance vehicle req'd:NoTrailhead GPS coordinates:33.389745,-111.424699


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:YesGloves Required:No


Special Instructions:

This SPECIAL out and back hike will focus on landscape photography. Roger Degler, a professional photographer, will accompany the group to assist all hikers with their photographs. This hike is for the photo enthusiasts. Roger’s work can be seen at AZsunsets.blogspot.com. Bring water, a snack, and a camera or phone for your pictures. Limit of 20 hikers..


Take Felix Rd to Arizona Farms Rd, turn right. Turn left on AZ 79 to Hwy 60 West and follow Hwy 60 West. Turn right on Kings Ranch Rd, at stoplight (milepost 203). Turn right on Baseline. Turn left on Mohican. Turn left on Valley View Dr, it curves onto Whitetail Rd.. Turn right on Cloudview and proceed to the trailhead parking lot.