Hieroglyphic Canyon Trail, Gold Canyon

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#7 of 11 in Trails in Central Arizona
Hieroglyphic Canyon Trail is located in Gold Canyon. Hieroglyphic Canyon Trail is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Gold Canyon Edition.
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  • We took the Hieroglyphic track. Good climb in the rocks, but not too difficult. Beautiful landscape when the top is reached. There is when even shady places which is good when it's hot. Some good walking shoes and plenty of water, you will make a nice hike for about 2 hours.
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  • a nice desert hike best earlier in the day in the summer, due to the heat. An easy hike @ 1 hour in. Winter there are waterfalls  more »
  • Pretty cool dessert hike. The first 9/10s aren't too strenuous, gentle rise on the approach to the canyon, but as you get into the actual petroglyph site there is some rock scrambling, I'd call the tr...  more »

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