Hiking The Usery Mountain Regional Park
The 12th most popular hiking trail in Arizona.
Thursday 21 July 2016 03:53 GMT
Northeast of Mesa, the 3,600 acre Usery Mountain Recreation Area of Maricopa County Parks has 10 miles of easy singletracks divided into 4 trails: Blevins Trail (3 mi), NoSo Trail, Dam Trail and Moon Rock Trail.
To reach the hiking trailhead from Mesa, follow US60 east to Exit 191 and turn north on Ellsworth/Usery Road for 7 miles. Usery Mountain Recreation Area is on the right and park at the horse staging area.
Overall, Usery Mountain Regional Park is the 12th most popular hiking trail of all 49 hikes in Arizona. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby Usery Mountain Regional Park including South Mountain Park and Estrella Mountain Park.