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Perimeter Trail

Intermediate/Difficult

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3.6 mile 5.9 kilometer point to point
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 522' 159 m
Descent: -424' -129 m
High: 5,539' 1,688 m
Low: 5,152' 1,570 m

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Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 13% (7°)

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Trail shared by Katie Oswald

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A very rocky and rugged ridgeline trail with great views of the San Pedro valley.

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This trail can be done in either direction, but it most often used south to north. Park in the lower Miller Peak parking lot. The trailhead is across the dirt road (marked with a wooden sign). Expect rocky and rough trail as Perimeter Trail traverses the ridge.

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Nov 18, 2019
Laura Mohn
Out and back 7.2mi — 11h 00m

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#356

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Spring Time in the Desert: Oak trees turning during the spring dry spell.  Views of the Huachucas from the Perimeter Trail just west of Sierra Vista.
Oct 6, 2017 near Sierra…, AZ
Gorgeous during monsoon season
Oct 6, 2017 near Sierra…, AZ