Today’s featured trail for our “trails to health” series takes us to the Embry Riddle trail in Prescott, part of the Prescott Circle Trail.
To get to the trailhead go north on Commerce Drive from Willow Creek Road in Prescott go North .9 of a mile to the parking lot on the right.
You will start by taking the Jan Alfano trail to get to the Embry Riddle trail from this location.
Jan Alfano Trailhead.
Northwest of Pioneer Park in Prescott.
Embry Riddle Trailhead starts on the north end of Pioneer Park in Prescott.
While the trail is a easy to moderate trail with very little elevation change, there is little shade on this trail, so time your hike or bike ride accordingly.
Glassford Hill in Prescott Valley as well as Granite Mountain in Prescott are also visible from the trail.
For a longer hike or ride you can pass under Willow Creek Road to connect to the Willow Lake Trails, also part of the Prescott Circle Trail.
Connect to the Willow Lake trail here.