Hiking The Granite Mountain / Granite Basin
The 33rd most popular hiking trail in Arizona.
Saturday 13 August 2016 04:39 GMT
Northwest of Prescott near Granite Mountain, the Granite Basin Recreation Area has an network of trails shared by hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders. The trail system is a series of loops that can be linked together to form long rides.
There are several trailheads that service the Granite Basin. The most popular trailheads are the Williamson Valley Trailhead in the north, the Katahn/Willow Creek Trailhead in the east, and the Cayuse Trailhead which is centrally located.
Overall, Granite Mountain / Granite Basin is the 33rd most popular hiking trail of all 49 hikes in Arizona. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby Granite Mountain / Granite Basin including Groom Creek Trail / Spruce Mountain, Thumb Butte and Seven Mile Gulch Trail.