ElevationAscent: 537' 164 m
Descent: -465' -142 m
High: 4,539' 1,384 m
Low: 4,290' 1,307 m
GradeAvg Grade: 6% (3°)
Max Grade: 23% (13°)
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“A varied trail with scenery, a creek crossing, and rocky terrain.”— Condor77 77
Eventually, you'll be below Midgley Bridge and HWY 89. Cross the stream here, which may be a few feet deep (though you can probably stay dry by hopping rocks). Tough climbing leads up and out of the canyon. Take a left and you'll be at the trail's end at the Midgley Bridge trailhead and Oak Creek Vista.
Look out for poison oak along the creek bottom.
There might be a slight preference for the south-to-north direction, as described here, but it's good either way.
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Land Manager: USFS - Coconino National Forest Office
Oct 17, 2019: Prescribed burns planned for next week
Oct 14, 2019: Prescribed burn plans changed to mitigate smoke impacts