Most People Don’t Realize This Scenic Hiking Trail In Arizona Even Exists

Finding a quiet hiking trail these days is tough work, especially if it’s anywhere near popular tourist areas such as Flagstaff or Sedona. However, they do exist! Let’s take a look at one located near the Village of Oak Creek in the Verde Valley.

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The trailhead for Turkey Creek Trail is located about 4.5 miles west of the Village of Oak Creek, via Forest Roads 216A And 9892. You can find details about accessing the trail and a map by visiting the National Forest Service website.

Looking for another scenic hike in Arizona? If you’re looking for one that’s a little shorter but just as pretty, you’ll want to check out the Tunnel Trail on the Mogollon Rim. Read more in The Amazing Hiking Trail In Arizona That Takes You Through An Abandoned Train Tunnel.