Guide To Flagstaff’s Three National Monuments

The Flagstaff area is an outdoors paradise in our opinion, full of awesome recreation opportunities throughout the seasons! But just as cool, is the deep history of the Flagstaff area. Long before western expansion in the United States, Native Americans lived in the area. And around 1050 CE Sunset Crater blew up. Its explosion wasContinue reading “Guide To Flagstaff’s Three National Monuments”

Elden Lookout

Flagstaff, Arizona The Quick Stats Distance: 6.3 miles out & back Elevation Change: 2,398.3 ft Type: Step rocky trail with a lot of switchbacks Restrooms at the Trailhead: no Water at the trailhead: no Dogs allowed: yes Parking lot: Very small parking lot Hiker’s ledger: no Fee: no Getting Here To get to Elden LookoutContinue reading “Elden Lookout”

San Francisco Peaks

Hike to Humphrey’s Peak June 6th, 2020 Length: 10.5 miles Route Type: Out & Back Elevation Gain: 3,352 ft Dog Friendly: Yes Fee: No Restrooms at trailhead: No THE HIKE: We drove to Humphreys Peak from Phoenix and we left Phoenix at about 6:00am. We got to Humphreys Trailhead at 9:00am. It was probably in the 50’s inContinue reading “San Francisco Peaks”