Superstition Ridgeline Hike

Date: 
Saturday, March 5, 2016
Leaders: 
Don Mowry - dgmowry@gmail.com, 480-209-7963
Dan Rothman - dwrr1@yahoo.com, 480-773-5197
Rating: 
RATING: A+ LENGTH: 12 mi ELEV GAIN: 4500 ft PACE: Fast/Medium

Email or call one of the co-leaders for meetup details, and to make sure this is the right hike for you.

The Superstition Ridgeline is one of Arizona’s classic hikes. As indicated by its A+ rating, the hike is very difficult - but well worth the effort. The views of the Superstition Wilderness from the Ridgeline are beautiful and unmatched.

We’ll do this hike as a key exchange, with one group starting out by going up Siphon Draw, across the Ridgeline, and down Carney Springs; and the other group going in the opposite direction.

One of our groups will go at a pace of around 2 to 2.5 mph (moving average), and will finish the hike in around 7 hours. Considering the difficulty of the hike, this will seem like a fast pace.

The other group will go at a pace of

We’ll limit each group to a maximum of 8 hikers, and sign-up will be on a first-come basis.

This hike is for members only.

When you call or email one of the co-leaders to sign up, please indicate your preference for fast or medium pace.