Hike the Monument 2017

Announcing Fall Hikes for the Ironwood Forest National Monument

The Friends of Ironwood Forest invites you to join us for Hike the Monument (HTM) on Saturday, November 4th. Choose from the hikes and activities below to explore and experience the wonders of the Ironwood Forest National Monument.

  1. Cocoraque Butte Archaeological District – moderate terrain but challenging hikes to see most of the petroglyphs up close
  2. Nature hike – easy terrain / family oriented
  3. Waterman Mountain Elephant Trees Botanical Hike – moderate / steep
  4. Ragged Top Peak Adventure Hike – difficult / steep / loose footing / rock scrambling – For Experienced and Capable Hikers

To sign up for a hike email [email protected] or leave a message at 520-628-2092. Hike descriptions, event schedule and additional details are available here. View the map.

This event is conducted in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management, Arizona Native Plant Society, University of Arizona faculty and Old Pueblo Archaeology Center.