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White Canyon – South End (CI)

Date:Destination:White Canyon - South End
Approx hike distance in miles:4Hike leader:
Low to high elevation gain:600Hike 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:3Park entry fee per vehicle:No
Road conditions:FairWebsite for reference info:N/A
High clearance vehicle req'd:SuggestedTrailhead GPS coordinates:33.164651,-111.063317


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 into White Canyon with spectacular mountain views. The turnaround at midpoint is beautiful. Bring water and a snack.


Turn left (north) on Felix Rd. Turn right (east) on Arizona Farms Rd. Turn left (north) on AZ 79. Take the right ramp on Hwy 60 East toward Globe. In Superior, exit south on AZ 177. Follow AZ 177 for 9.3 miles. Turn right (west) on Battle Axe Rd for approximately 1.9 miles. Go right, road unmarked, follows wash for 1.3 miles. Park near large dead tree – in wash.