Peralta Canyon, Gold Canyon

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Peralta Canyon is a canyon on the backside of Superstition Mountain within the Superstition Mountains. The canyon is a popular hiking destination within the Tonto National Forest and contains a single trail up the canyon to Fremont Saddle at the top of the canyon.
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  • Four and a half hour round trip hike. Lots of climbing.we were exhausted when finished but exhilarated when done. When you finally reach the saddle and view weaves needle it is all worth it. A Makes....  more »
  • Took us 2 hours to reach the Weaver's Needle viewpoint, and was it worth it! We hiked an additional 20 minutes to reach the lone tree just to the right of the needle. Highly recommended . We brought.....  more »
  • I have hiked this many times, a must if you have not done it. It's about 2 hours to the top, a gradual incline that gets steeper near the saddle. Great view at the top of the area and Weaver's...  more »

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