Deer Creek Loop Trail

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Deer Creek Loop Trail is a 15.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Payson, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature trips, and backpacking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

15.9 miles 4419 feet Loop

dogs on leash



nature trips



wild flowers


The trail isn't very well marked along the creek, which when we went was completely dried up. The solitude was nice; we had to turn back 7 miles in because we wasted so much sun looking for the caryns.

11 months ago