Backcountry Adventures Arizona

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Adler Publishing, Apr 24, 2006 - Travel - 573 pages
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Beautifully crafted, high quality, sewn, 4 color guidebook. Part of a multiple book series of books on travel through America's beautiful and historic backcountry. Directions and maps to 2,671 miles of the state's most remote and scenic back roads ? from the lowlands of the Yuma Desert to the high plains of the Kaibab Plateau. Trail history is colorized through the accounts of Indian warriors like Cochise and Geronimo; trail blazers; and the famous lawman Wyatt Earp. Includes wildlife information and photographs to help readers identify the great variety of native birds, plants, and animal they are likely to see. Contains 157 trails, 576 pages, and 524 photos (both color and historic).
  

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User Review  - EvalineAuerbach - LibraryThing

The best guide to the trails, roads, backcountry areas (including ghost towns, etc.) in the whole state. Includes GPS guides. Best of all, this book gives a history of each place. It even provides a ... Read full review

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I recently bought a Jeep Commander and a few guys at work are in a Jeep 4x4 club that do off-roading on the weekends. I mentioned to one of the guys that I wanted to take my new Jeep out and see what ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
7
Along the Trail
23
Four Peaks Mountain Trail
138
Desert Queen Mine Trail
145
Mineral WashBill Williams River Trail
153
Nellie Mine Road
160
Swansea Pumping Plant Trail
166
McCracken Peak Trail
173
MayerGoodwin Road
405
Crown King Backroad
408
Camp Creek Road
412
Big Maggie May Trail
416
Table Mesa Trail
417
Bloody Basin Road
420
Indian Spring Wash Trail
423
Control Road
425

Flag Mine Trail
180
Falls Springs Wash Trail
186
Soldier and Kinnikinick Lakes Trail
297
Long Lake Road
298
Chavez Draw Trail
300
The Mogollon Rim Road
303
Hamilton Crossing Trail
308
Chevelon Crossing Road
310
Black Canyon Trail
313
Defiance Plateau Trail
316
Black Creek Trail
320
Red Valley Trail
321
Sawmill Navajo Trail
323
Fluted Rock Road
325
Canyon de Chelly Trail
329
Tunitcha Mountains Trail
331
Lukachukai Mountains Trail
335
The Central Region
337
Palm Canyon Road
342
Kofa Queen Canyon Trail
343
King Valley Road
344
McPherson Pass Trail
347
Big Eye Wash Trail
350
Engesser Pass Trail
353
Hoodoo Wash Trail
356
Bighorn Pass Trail
358
Red Raven Road
360
Hovatter Road
363
Harquahala Mine Trail
365
Harquahala Mountain Trail
368
Big Horn Mountains Trail
370
Saddle Mountain Trail
374
Agua Caliente Road
375
Robbins Butte Wildlife Area Trail
378
Margies Peak Trail
381
Butterfield Pass Trail
384
Vulture Mountains Trail
386
Buckhorn Creek Trail
389
Box Canyon of the Hassayampa Trail
392
Stanton Ghost Town Trail
395
Orofino Wash Trail
398
Senator Highway
400
East Verde River Trail
428
Mazatzal Wilderness Trail
431
Mount Ord Trail
433
El Oso Road
434
Favorite Trails 25 Longest Trails 25 Shortest Trails 25 Hardest Trails 25 Easiest Trails 25 Scenic Trails Index 437 439 443 447 450
454
Tinajas Altas Pass Trail
466
Fortuna Mine Trail
469
El Camino del Diablo Trail
472
Cipriano Pass Trail
480
Christmas Pass Trail
482
Puerto Blanco Drive
484
Ajo Mountain Drive
487
Parker Canyon Lake Road
489
Canelo Hills Trail
493
Blacktail Ridge Trail
495
Sunnyside Trail
497
Mexican Border Road
499
HarshawRoad
505
Flux Canyon Road
508
Cumero CanyonThree R Canyon Trail
510
Temporal Gulch Trail
513
Carr Canyon Trail
515
Mule Mountains Trail
516
Tex Canyon Trail
518
Pinery Canyon Trail
521
Hands Pass Trail
524
Pine Canyon Trail
528
Barfoot Park Trail
531
Swift Trail
532
Tripp Canyon Road
536
Willow Springs Road
538
Oracle Control Road
541
Catalina Ridge Trail
545
Copper Creek Mining District Trail
547
Sibley Mansion and Bluebird Mine Trail
551
Redington Road
553
Buehman Canyon Trail
556
Jackson Cabin Trail
558
Selected Further Reading
563
Trail Lists 566 566
566
567
567
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Massey studied illustration at the Royal School of Art in London.

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