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Telegraph Pass

N Frontage Road, Off Foothills Blvd I8 exit, Yuma, AZ
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First Half Easy; Second Half Steep but Concrete Paved Incline

This is a relatively busy trail that is easy for the first half, then goes into a steep incline on... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
PA-Single-Malt
Car broken into

Loved hike worth it to see view but got down and 3 cars broken into March 7th beware!!!!difficult... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
ssalter1337
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N Frontage Road, Off Foothills Blvd I8 exit, Yuma, AZ
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

This is a relatively busy trail that is easy for the first half, then goes into a steep incline on a concrete paved portion to the top. The trail is about 8.5 km (6.3 miles). The elevation gain is 428 m (1404 feet). Along the...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Loved hike worth it to see view but got down and 3 cars broken into March 7th beware!!!!difficult to know what trail at beginning to take.

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Go past all of the towers for the most amazing views! They are well worth the pain! Make sure your brakes don’t overheat on the way down!

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

My daughter, an experienced Hiker, visiting from LA & I️ with our two dogs made the climb. It was definitely not for beginners. Near the top, we were almost Vertical. We took our time, because it was our first time & our dogs were with...More

Thank Jean R
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I’ve climbed Mt Fuji and this was way harder. Up up and more up. But, it was a blast. Would do it again in a heartbeat. Bring plenty of water.

Thank Kris M
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

This is a wonderful hike when the temperature is below 90. Above that, it is more than challenging due to the heat. Take your time as you use one of the various approach trails, then the steep ascent is not so challenging. Take plenty of...More

Thank DavidLou
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

We noticed the parking lot along the highway as we drove into town and thought it would be a great place to hike. We didn't look it up on Trip Advisor , we just returned a couple days later with lots of water and set...More

Thank Lisamac979
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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I decided to do this hike to get some sun, exercise and just to enjoy a nice walk while out in Arizona. It's very convenient being only 15 or 20 minutes from Phoenix. It's a middle of the road hike and not...More

Thank BHakes
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

A very interesting experience on a sunny mid-January day. The geology and desert vegetation were intriguing. The final section to the top of Telegraph Hill was very steep and challenging but the views from the top were outstanding. This hike is a photographer's delight.

1  Thank Brian S
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Reviewed 22 December 2016

The hike up Telegraph Pass is steep, but fulfilling. The scenery from the top is wonderful. While most people stop at the top, one can walk along the ridge. In order to prepare to hike the Grand Cyn (6 times) I would start the season...More

1  Thank Carson B
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SusanFromBoston
21 April 2016|
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Response from Kathy P | Reviewed this property |
Once you get out to the area you would have to cross a deep wash. We did see cars parked over there but I would not take my car through that area.
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