Skull Mesa (Cave Creek)

Date: 
Saturday, December 2, 2017
Leaders: 
Mark Miller - 623-640-5375, markm50@yahoo.com
Won Fogel - 414-659-5196
Rating: 
A LENGTH: 12 miles ELVE GAIN: 2,800 ft PACE: Medium

Meet at Spur Cross Trailhead in Cave Creek.  Please contact hike leader for start time. 

We will be hiking to Skull Mesa on a seldom used trail to get to the base of the Mesa and then we will take Skull Mesa Trail #248 to the top of the Mesa. There we will take a snack break and enjoy the views of Cave Creek, Black Mesa and Cone Mountain.  We will return on Trail #248 to the Cottonwood Trail #247, to Cave Creek Trail #48 and to the original trailhead. 

We will stop at Harold's in Cave Creek for lunch and beverages after the hike. 

Directions to the trailhead:  from Cave Creek Road in Cave Creek turn north on Spur Cross Road and go about 5 miles to the trailhead.