Backpacking Arizona: From Deep Canyons to Sky Islands

Backpacking Arizona: From Deep Canyons to Sky Islands

by Bruce Grubbs


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780899973241
Publisher: Wilderness Press
Publication date: 05/14/2003
Series: Backpacking Series
Pages: 239
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Safety Noticevi
Featured Trips Overview Mapviii
Map Legendxii
Featured Trips Summary Chartxiii
How to use this guide7
General Tips on Backpacking in Arizona13
Water and Heat13
Mountains and Snow14
The Mexican Monsoon14
Rattlesnakes, Scorpions, and Other Critters15
Cactus and Other Interesting Plants17
Permits and Regulations18
Hunting Seasons18
Wild Areas of Arizona21
Colorado Plateau21
Slickrock Canyons21
Grand Canyon22
Rim Country22
Mogollon Rim22
White Mountains24
Central Mountains25
Mazatzal Mountains25
Superstition Mountains26
Sky Islands26
Santa Catalina and Rincon Mountains26
Galiuro Mountains28
Chiricahua Mountains28
Santa Rita Mountains29
Featured Trips31
Colorado Plateau
Slickrock Canyons
1Paria Canyon33
2Rainbow Bridge41
Grand Canyon
3South Bass Trail to Hermit Trail47
4Tanner Trail to Kaibab Trail57
5Kanab Canyon Loop67
6Powell Plateau Loop75
7Nankoweap-Bright Angel Loop87
Rim Country
Mogollon Rim
8Sycamore Canyon99
9Historic Cabin Loop107
White Mountains
10Mount Baldy Loop115
11KP-Grants Creek Loop123
12Strayhorse Loop129
13WS Mountain Loop137
Central Mountains and Mazatzal Mountains
14Wet Bottom Loop143
15Midnight Mesa Loop149
16Deadman Creek Loop157
17Y Bar-Rock Creek Loop165
18Deer Creek-Y Bar Loop171
Superstition Mountains
19La Barge-Boulder Canyon Loop171
20Red Tanks Divide Loop183
21Fish Creek Loop189
22Campaign Creek Loop195
Sky Islands
Galiuro Mountains
23Holdout Spring Loop201
Chiricahua Mountains
24Chiricahua Crest207
Santa Rita Mountains
25Santa Rita Crest213
Other Backpacking Trips217
Overview Map218
26Keet Seel219
27Boucher Trail to Bright Angel Trail220
28Highline Trail222
29Apache Railroad Trail223
30Sabino-Lemmon Rock Loop225
31Rincon Crest Loop226
32Cave Creek Loop228

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