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Humphrey's Peak Trail - San Francisco Peaks

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A must do, but be prepared!

We had a small group including a four year old so at times it was challenging but we took several... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
janiebak
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Edmond, Oklahoma
FANTASTIC, challenging hike!

Part of the Kachina Peaks Wilderness Trail System. Be sure to sign the book so the Rangers know... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2016
AvidTraveler507
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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a small group including a four year old so at times it was challenging but we took several breaks, drank plenty of water. The change in elevation definitely took some getting used to but it was well with it. As advised by other...More

Thank janiebak
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Part of the Kachina Peaks Wilderness Trail System. Be sure to sign the book so the Rangers know who you are, how many in your party, and what your destination is. The elevation climb is a challenge, but is do-able. Hiking sticks are highly recommended....More

2  Thank AvidTraveler507
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I did this hike with a fairly large group a few days ago. It was my first time up the trail. It was challenging due to it's length (10 miles round trip), elevation gain (I think 3600 feet), and altitude at the top (12,620-ish feet)....More

3  Thank Tom C
Reviewed 20 July 2016

It is completely worth the effort to bike / hike up these trails. Make sure you have enough water and supplies, as it can get toasty up there!

Thank Del-Sol0
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Five miles to the peak, but worth it. The views are spectacular. Trail condition is rocks and roots. Take your time, remember your going to 12,600 feet.

Thank Ralph D
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Be prepared for this 10 mile round trip as the weather on the top may not match the weather in the parking lot. The 3000+ ft elevation gain takes you up above the tree line and exposed to the elements for more than a mile,...More

Thank RTKDMD1991
Reviewed 10 May 2016

This peak was on my list of hikes when I was planning my trip and I'm really glad (but also very annoyed!) that I did it. I visited in September and even though the weather was lovely clear blue skies and sunshine when I set...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 29 November 2015

This peak is my fav...The views up here are fabulous, because you can see almost to the Grand Canyon & the reverse is true. When you are at the entrance to the canyon you can see the peaks in the distance. This is about 1...More

Thank Josefina Sharon P
Reviewed 1 October 2015

This hike is very strenuous, high altitude, a little dangerous, but if you're in shape and prepared, it will stay with you for a life time. Check the weather first of all. I have done this hike in a younger man's clothes in winter and...More

2  Thank septwedding
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Definitely a treat in the summer but be prepared to experience "weather' on your 30 mins. up or back down. Keep your camera ready, hold the kids steady - binoculars enhance the experience. Last month of summer business you get a two-fer barbecue with your...More

Thank birder5349
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