This hike is rated DIFFICULT.
Join me on an evening hike from Squaw Peak Drive! This is a good training hike for the National Trail Trek 2013! These are the trails we will hike going counterclockwise; #304 (Nature Trail), #8B ( Ruth Hamilton), #8A (Quartz Ridge), #8 (L.V. Yates Trail) #302/1A (Freedom/Pearl Charles Memorial), and the Voaz. Expect a couple of really steep climbs but there will be some easy terrain in between.
What to bring: Plenty of water, sturdy footwear, headlamp or flashlight
Optional: Hiking poles, snack, camera
Distance: Less than 5 miles
Type: Counterclockwise loop
Dogs: Yes, if leashed
Facilities: Closed at sunset
Directions: From hwy 51 to Lincoln Dr. Head East on Lincoln Dr. until you reach Squaw Peak Dr. Make a left on Squaw Peak Dr. which is heading North. Take Squaw Peak Dr. until road ends at a circular parking lot. Arrive a few minutes early due to limited parking spots.