Take A Scenic Hike On This Shaded, Kid-Friendly Trail In Arizona To Stay Cool

Hiking in Arizona – at least, in the southern portion of the state – is next to impossible during the warmer months. Luckily, the higher-elevation terrain of the Mogollon Rim area remains cool year-round, so you never have to take time off from exploring the great outdoors. Not only does the Woods Canyon Lake Trail offer plenty of shade, but it’s also incredibly scenic and kid-friendly. This easy stroll is easily one of the best summer hikes in Arizona (but it’s worth taking no matter the season).

Have you ever embarked on the Woods Canyon Lake Trail? What do you think are some of the best summer hikes in Arizona? Tell us your thoughts in the comments! Don’t forget to check out our previous article for more reasons to visit the Payson area during the warmer months.

Address: Woods Canyon Lake Trail, Arizona, USA