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Flagstaff hike Alfa Fia Tank Scenic AZ t Hiking and

Flagstaff hike Alfa Fia Tank Scenic AZ t Hiking and


Alfa Fia Tank is an easy hike in Flagstaff

Walker Lake in August

Craggy overhangs covered with rock climbers add interest to this hike


Hike to Alfa Fia Tank - Flagstaff, AZ 2013

Try this easy hike along the Pine Springs segment of the Arizona Trail.

Three ecosystems come together in two easy hikes with potential to spot animals

Flagstaff hike: Big Leroux Spring

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Typical scene on the Mud Tank Trail

Cool & easy Flagstaff summer hike. ARIZONA TRAIL from SCHULTZ TANK ...

Pumphouse County Natural Area - south of Flagstaff, spring fed wetland, wildlife galore, easy 3/4 mile trail

UPDATE: The June 2017 Boundary Fire impacted this trail. CHECK STATUS BEFORE YOU GO. In a ring of aspens and solidified lava, the water-filled vent of an ...

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On the AZT to Alfa Fia Tank, Day 3

Wilson Meadow

Located 23 miles north of Sedona along scenic highway 89A, Griffith Canyon itself is is only mildly impressive. However, this "little canyon that could" ...

There was no water good enough to filter in any of the dirt stock tanks I passed. Water in puddles in the trail ...

AZ Trail at Aspen Corner in Flagstaff

Saturday, December 12, 2015

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aspen corner flagstaff hiking. Aspen Corner to Alfa Fia Tank


Boots and Burgers - Hikes and Eats - Arizona! If your new-year resolutions are to hike more, see more of Arizona and eat good food, you're covered.

Highlights include birds, a creek and petroglyphs.


Alfa Fia Tank.

Let's talk hiking trails. Here are 10 of my absolute favorites. I hesitate to

The Trailhead for Alfa Fia Tank

The first view of the meadow and the distant cinder cones of the San Francisco Volcanic

Aspen Lane along the Waterline Trail - Day 1

Here's the last picture of the San Francisco Peaks before I reach Flagstaff. They are still 10 miles away, but my next hiking day will bring me right onto ...

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Caution - do not use this map or gps track for navigating the route.

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Humphreys Peak from Hart Prairie

PapaBear will be happy to hear that I kicked a lot of sticks off the trail and reset 7 AZT signs that had been knocked down - good turns for the day.

Kachina Peaks Map

Now that my little 800-mile hike through Arizona is over, I'm back home. I took about 1.7 million steps to travel about 800 miles.

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With some water left from yesterday, I started hiking at 6:30. By a bit after 9, I had covered 10 miles and reached my cached water hidden by the trail.

O'Leary Peak Trail

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abineau bear jaw loop trail

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Taking the higher trail, I passed through some stands of aspen. Once I got to Alfa Fia tank for water, the trail was a gradual downhill for the rest of the ...

On the north Kaibab, it was completely overcast and there is usually still snow this time of year. There's less this year, so I took off on the trail ...

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Alfa Fia Tank. Tall Aspens surround the meadow.

Inner Basin Trail Flagstaff Hikes

Aspen, Spruce and Ponderosa Pine trees.

Summer Hikes Near Flagstaff – great with kids. Kachina Trail. Alfa Fia Tank

New Hart Prairie trail already a classic

I rejoined the trail at the National Park entry station, heading east back into the forest. Immediately, I hit more snow and saw only 1 set of faded ...

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When Cave Creek is flowing, the hike is even better! You get to cross Cave Creek on plank bridges.

After I'd put up my tent in a leisurely fashion, I cautiously removed my shoes and discovered no new blisters. Lovely!

Abbey and walking

Rain closes in on the trail.

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Alfa Fia Tank: 11 October 2016

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The area once was fenced, but only the posts and a few strands of barbed

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The San Francisco Peaks as seen from the shoulder of the mountain.

Anticipating a day of climbing, I checked my morning zooming pace and settled into an uphill grind at about 3mph. A diversity of pine and spruce trees began ...

At Russell Tank, there's actually a trailhead with a very clean, large toilet. Guess where I'm sleeping tonight? It's warm, flat, dry, and no critters.

The Dragonfly Trail in the Jewel of the Creek Preserve is one of our favorite easy hikes.

I got up and started hiking out of the canyon. On the way up, I see Marshal trudging along ahead of me! Turns out the guys in the other campsite stopped him ...

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From the Schultz Tank parking lot the route proceeds north on the Weatherford/Kachina trail for a short distance and then turns left (west) on new ...

A view of aspen trees on the return ride back to the trailhead.