These 14 Hiking Destinations Along The Arizona Trail Are Unbeatably Beautiful
We have a lot of bucket list options here in Arizona and I think it’s safe to say that a majority of those wish list items are related to our stunning natural environment. One of my favorite ways to enjoy nature is through hiking and one day I hope to hike the mother lode of all Arizona hiking trails: the Arizona Trail.
Measuring a whopping 800 miles, this trail starts at the Arizona-Mexico border and slowly winds its way up to Utah. If you’ve driven any part of the stretch of highways that run from Nogales to Page, you’ll know what kind of diverse landscapes that can be seen while hiking this trail. Let’s take a look at some of the incredible sights one would see along the way moving from south to north:
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If you want more information about hiking the Arizona Trail, you can visit the official website. They offer detailed maps, tips, and volunteer opportunities.
Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at [email protected]
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