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Best trails in Prescott National Forest

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Looking for a great trail in Prescott National Forest, Arizona? AllTrails has 70 great hiking trails, mountain biking trails, trail running trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 49 moderate trails in Prescott National Forest ranging from 1.4 to 57.6 km and from 779 to 2,384 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Lynx Lake Loop Trail
Prescott National Forest
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Length: 3.9 km • Est. 1 h 1 m
Please note that the restrooms are unavailable due to COVID 19.Show more
#2 - Thumb Butte Trail 33
Prescott National Forest
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Length: 4.0 km • Est. 1 h 28 m
Thumb Butte Area is within the Prescott National Forest, in the Bradshaw Ranger District of Yavapai County. It offers a variety of trails as well as a picnic area. The top of the trail closes periodicShow more
#3 - Spruce Mountain via Groom Creek Loop (#307)
Prescott National Forest
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Length: 15.8 km • Est. 5 h 3 m
Spruce Mountain via Groom Creek Loop (#307) is a 15.8 kilometer heavily trafficked loop trail located near Prescott, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail ofShow more
#4 - Granite Mountain Trail
Prescott National Forest
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Length: 12.7 km • Est. 4 h 18 m
Granite Mountain Trail is a 12.7 kilometer heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Prescott, Arizona that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking aShow more
#5 - Goldwater Lakes Trail 396
Prescott National Forest
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Length: 13.0 km • Est. 4 h 6 m
This is a heavily trafficked biking and hiking trail. There are benches to enjoy the great view of the lake shore. The trail system is also well-marked and maintained. Show more
#6 - Wolf Creek and Forest Road #384 Loop
Prescott National Forest
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Length: 8.7 km • Est. 2 h 43 m
Wolf Creek and Forest Road #384 Loop is a 8.7 kilometer loop trail located near Prescott, Arizona that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, running, nShow more
#7 - Giant Alligator Juniper Trail
Prescott National Forest
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Length: 7.6 km • Est. 2 h 15 m
Giant Alligator Juniper Trail is a 7.6 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Prescott, Arizona that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used Show more
#8 - Copper Canyon Loop Trail 504
Prescott National Forest
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Length: 6.3 km • Est. 1 h 50 m
This loop trail offers excellent views with minimal effort. There are spots where it is close enough to I-17 that traffic noise can be heard overhead, but overall the trail is very quiet and seldom usShow more
#9 - Wolf Creek Falls
Prescott National Forest
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Length: 1.4 km • Est. 29 m
Wolf Creek Falls is a 1.4 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Prescott, Arizona that features a waterfall. The trail is rated as moderate and is primarily used for hiking.Show more
#10 - North Mingus Loop Trail
Prescott National Forest
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Length: 6.6 km • Est. 2 h 26 m
NOTE: During the winter the road leading to the trailhead may be closed. Hikers can park by the gate and continue on the road to the trailhead to begin the hike. For an easier hike, head to the left Show more
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