Trails to Health

Quartz Mountain trail

Today’s featured “trails to health” trail takes us to Quartz Mountain , part of the Prescott Circle Trail in Prescott AZ.

You can reach the trail head by traveling south of the courthouse square in Prescott 2.8 miles on highway 89 turn left at White Spur campground road to the parking lot then back across highway 89 to the west to the trail 9415 trail head.

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View of Thumb Butte and Grainte Mtn from the trail in Prescott AZ

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Indian Fort ruin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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trail at the base of the Mountain

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Quartz Mountain

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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trail 9415 meets 9415A

The trail is a moderate 3.5 mile (one way) out and back uphill climb from 5620 feet in elevation to around 6300 feet at where trail 9415 meets 9415A.

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