Upcoming Hike January 18,2017

Lower Javelina Loop(3.1) with 0.5 mile extension  to line shack

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Difficulty

 

1.5 of 5

Route Finding

 

1 of 5

Distance Round Trip

 

4.2 miles

Trailhead Elevation

 

2,682 feet

Elevation Gain

 

311 feet

Accumulated Gain

 

476 feet

Avg Time Round Trip

 

1.5 hours

Course Lasso-Loop Hike

Overview: This is a very simple little lasso loop from the common Wild Burro Trailhead, off of Dove Mountain Blvd. in the Tortolita Mountain trail system. Short and easy, it offers the perfect late day getaway or opportunity for a brief excursion into the desert mountains. The route finding is easy and the trails are all nice in here. An additional 0.5 mile round trip will bring you to the old line shack

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Alamo Springs Spur Loop 5.2 miles +/-

alamosprings

Difficulty 2.5 of 5
Route Finding 1 of 5
Distance Round Trip 5.2 miles
Trailhead Elevation 2,802 feet
Elevation Gain 1,107 feet
Accumulated Gain 1,287 feet
Avg Time Round Trip 2.5 hours

Overview: This is another quick lasso loop in the Tortolitas with a nice little dose of elevation to keep you honest. In the spring there are some nice flowers along this route and there are excellent desert views from the top of the southern ridgeline of Wild Burro Wash.

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