Hike Detail Sheet,  Hikes,  Upper Intermediate

Pass Mountain Trail – Meridian (UI)


Date:Destination:Pass Mountain Trail - Meridian
Level:Upper Intermediate (UI)Area:Usery Mountain
Approx hike distance in miles:7.5Hike leader:
Low to high elevation gain:656Hike leader phone:
Accum elevation gain in feet:1,194Hike leader email:
Departure time - Union Center parking lot:Please arrive 10 minutes early to check in
Recommended gas donation:$10
Unpaved miles:NonePark entry fee per vehicle:No
Road conditions:GoodWebsite for reference info:N/A
High clearance vehicle req'd:NoTrailhead GPS coordinates:33.466258 -111.580905


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 a loop around Pass Mountain in Usery Mountain Park with great views of the Goldfield Mountains, Four Peaks, and the Superstitions.


Take Felix Rd. to Arizona Farms, turn right to AZ 79 and turn left. Drive north and take ramp onto US-60 West. Take exit #199/Old West Hwy. Turn right onto S Goldfield Rd. Continue on W Old West Hwy. Continue on W Apache Trail. Turn right onto N Meridian Rd. Continue on N Meridian Rd to the trailhead on the left, just past McDowell Blvd.  To Meridian TH.