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Finger Rock Trail #42

 3 votes

Length

5.5 Miles 8.8 Kilometers


Elevation

3,886' 1,184 m

Ascent

-831' -253 m

Descent

16%

Avg Grade (9°)

38%

Max Grade (21°)

6,861' 2,091 m

High

3,106' 947 m

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A climb to the rock resembling the #1 sign.

Chad Dailey

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Description

This trail is a challenging ascent into the Santa Catalina front range wilderness. The trail starts more moderate and gets progressively rougher the further you make it from the trailhead.

The trail does not go directly to the finger, instead it contours around Mt. Kimball before terminating at the junction with Ventana Trail #98 and Esperero Trail #25.

It is most often used as an out-and-back trail and is frequently visited by locals. The trail consist of typical desert conditions which include rocks of all sizes, a plethora of dirt, and plants that poke. The initial mile or so will be more forgiving filled with Sonoran vegetation before you start the climb up the slopes above the gorge.

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May 17, 2018
Brian Mier
Mar 17, 2018
Julie Henk
Nov 21, 2017
lisa picard
Hiked Finger Rock Trail, connected to Ventana for a one day Canyon to Canyon. The connecting trail is marked well with cairns, however, tad overgrown 11.8mi — 5h 50m
Oct 6, 2017
Stephanie Stuck

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  3.3 from 3 votes

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