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Woodpecker Trail, Ajax Mine

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Location Florence, AZ
Rating Difficult,
Length 6.4mi
Time 3hrs

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Overview

Well-known Arizona hard-core trail follows rocky creek bed.

A popular hard-core trail mixed with a little scenery. Locals know this trail as Upper Woodpecker, but since Lower Woodpecker is now closed, we see no need to differentiate the two. Always drive this trail with at least one or two other vehicles. Take plenty of water. We rode this trail on our ATVs several years ago for our ATV Phoenix book and brought our ATV again this time. (See page 16 and map on page 149 if red flag is flying at entrance to Cottonwood Canyon Road or Mineral Mountain Road.)

Rating

Difficult
Trail Ratings Defined

Trail follows rocky creek bed with large boulders and narrow passages. Most difficult obstacles have bypasses. Lockers, skid plates and over sized tires a must. It’s a good idea to carry extra parts.

Stats

Length

6.4mi

Time

3hrs

High Point

3,022ft

Best Time To Go

Feb-May, Sept-Nov

Current Conditions

(520) 258-7200Gila District, Tucson Field Office

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