MAP: 50 Favorite Hikes PERMITS: none DESIGNATION: Kendrick Mountain Wilderness, Kaibab National Forest The trail was not busy. Kendrick Peak Trail #22, AZ: ... From 171 turn right on 171a and that road will lead you to the Kendrick Trail. The Bull Basin Trail starts at a trailhead located off FR 90A. Bull Basin Trail: 9 miles round-trip. Our group left Goodyear, AZ at 5:00 am and hit the trail around 8:00. Follow the sign that points toward the Kendrick Lookout, and you���ll be at the summit after just another half-mile of hard work. Andrea Siegrist-Baez posted a new hike log, Winter Solstice Sunset Hike up Piestewa 4 hours, 25 minutes ago, Cynthia posted a new hike log, Mt Baldy 4 hours, 37 minutes ago, Kate posted a new hike log, Hike number 1 7 hours, 54 minutes ago, Dyan posted a new hike log, A beautiful day to hike Mount Umunhum 8 hours, 26 minutes ago, Kristine posted a new hike log, Mt Umunhum! Kendrick Peak or Kendrick Mountain is one of the highest peaks in the San Francisco volcanic field north of the city of Flagstaff in the U.S. State of Arizona and is located on the Coconino Plateau in Coconino County. And the watchtower at the peak starts popping in and out of view. The trails are easy. But if you���re interested in experiencing a different way, and most likely a less populated trail, look up these two- Pumpkin Trail- Approx. 1 Review #62 of 73 things to do in Flagstaff. This long hike begins in a valley of pine and junipers up through mountain meadows and forests that follows an old road and rises along a steep canyon to the summit of Kendrick Peak. Kendrick Peak or Kendrick Mountain is one of the highest peaks in the San Francisco volcanic field north of the city of Flagstaff in the U.S. State of Arizona and is located on the Coconino Plateau in Coconino County. The 7km ascent has a Strava Segment. We did a ��� Two trails, one paved 1/4 mile, the other unsaved but well marked, 1.5 miles. These areas are home to elk, deer, coyote, porcupine, squirrel and other animals. The first 1.25 miles of the Kendrick Peak Trail follows the original fire road, before giving way to a foot trail. Its 10,418-foot summit is quite impressive, granting views over all other mountains in the area, and to the Grand Canyon in the north. A few patches of snow still around the cabin. The hike up Kendrick Peak provides a great workout and a quieter alternative to Humphreys Peak, capped with a fire lookout tower that���s often occupied in the summer months.. Kendrick Trail Guide. Please visit the plugin's settings page to select a user account or add one to the shortcode - user="username". © 2020 – A SOCIAL ADVENTURES PROJECT |  PRIVACY POLICY  |  OUR AMBASSADORS. The first annual Arizona Summer Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge ended on October 31st, but we will be back, with early-bird registration for the 2020 challenge opening on April 1, 2020. Kendrick Peak Trail ist ein 9.3 Meilen langer, stark besuchter Hin- und Rückweg in der Nähe von Flagstaff, Arizona. Your email address will not be published. Kendrick Peak was one of the first mountains I hiked when I moved to Arizona. It is about a 45 minute drive northwest of Flagstaff Arizona and is a really great trail! Ascending Kendrick Mountain's north slope, it switchbacks up to a large meadow. 10,350 ft. Altitude end. Your email address will not be published. This error message is only visible to WordPress admins. This is the most popular route up Kendrick Peak--an extinct lava dome volcano that towers to 10,422 feet. Kendrick Peak Trail 22, Flagstaff: See reviews, articles, and photos of Kendrick Peak Trail 22, ranked No.62 on Tripadvisor among 73 attractions in Flagstaff. Stay on 171 and you will get to the Pumpkin Trail. Looking up at Kendrick Peak from the base of the Pumpkin Hiking Trail, it seems like the trees let out a uniform sigh and then collapsed. The trail is almost entirely uphill, gaining 2,418' of elevation before reaching the summit, as it continually switchbacks up through forests of ponderosa pine, Douglas fir, and aspen, as well as open meadows of bracken ferns and wildflowers (if we are really lucky). More Stats for Kendrick Peak Trail hike trail. Peak Summited: 2019 Kendrick Peak: Type of Hike: Day hike: Trailhead: Kendrick Peak Trail: Encountered: Wildflowers blooming: Hiking Companions: Hiked with a group: Road Conditions: Road rough but passable: Bug Status: Bugs were not too bad: Snow Conditions: Snow free While it doesn���t seem like a difficult hike, we found it relentless. That���s the pattern of a mosaic fire. Forest Service���s web pages with info on the Kendrick Mountain Trail. Beautiful  weather with some stronger winds up top. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Altitude change-2,611 ft. Altitude min. As the trail gently gains elevation Aspens begin to mingle with the pines. 20 hours, 42 minutes ago. Just inside the boundary, the trail climbs to a place that escaped the fire. Bull Basin Trail crosses over to the north slope of the mountain from here, but the final ascent of Kendrick Mountain involves climbing a few more switchbacks on the east side of the peak.