Published December 2000
by Treasure Chest Books .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
The Road to Mount Lemmon is a beguiling memoir of the Catalina Mountains told by the daughter of one of the pioneers in the life and development of Mount Lemmon’s communities. Mary Ellen Barnes tells how her father Tony resigned from teaching in to devote his 5/5(4). HIKING ON MOUNT LEMMON What are some popular hikes? There are four popular hikes near Mt. Lemmon: Aspen Trail and Marshall Gulch Loop Trail – a mile moderate loop trail with an elevation gain of feet that you can access through the Marshall Gulch . Trail Guide Best Trails & Photos. Get the app Mt. Lemmon. Areas; AZ Southern Arizona and Tucson Trails in Mt. Lemmon - Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Trails. mi km #1 Romero Canyon Trail. Difficult. Oro Valley, AZ Difficult. Oro Valley, AZ This trail book made selecting hikes for our week stay in Tucson much easier. Without this guide, it would have been hours of research to discover and sort through the many options. The map on the inside cover shows where the listed hikes are, which made pairing a Reviews:
TRAIL DESCRIPTION Mount Lemmon is home to many stunning trails, and the Butterfly Trail is one of the most popular options. On the lesser-seen North-facing side of the mountain, the trail winds through various trees, plants, views of Mt. Bigelow, and of course butterflies! This trail is . Mount Lemmon is Tucson's own island paradise — sky island, that is. A helpful hiker's choose-your-own-adventure guide to the Picture Rocks petroglyphs You'll find yourself peering up at a mound of rocks with more than petroglyphs. Contact Information. Supervisor's Office W. Congress St. Tucson, AZ () Douglas Ranger District West Saddleview Rd. Douglas, AZ Expansive views, lots of connecting trails and access to the western portion of the Wilderness of Rock with its immense boulders and picturesque formations characterize this high country trail. The Mt. Lemmon Trail starts out near the summit of the 9, foot peak for which it is named, at a parking area about a mile past Mt. Lemmon Ski Valley near the end of Observatory Road.
I found this book on the history of Mt. Lemmon at the Palisades Ranger Station on Mt. Lemmon last summer and have been trying to get time to read it ever since. The complete title is: Look to the Mountains: An in-depth look into the lives and times of the people who . For additional information about hikes on Mt. Lemmon and the Coronado National Forest, see the Coronado National Forest Service website. Betty Leavengood's book is a favorite in Tucson. Tucson Hiking Guide (The Pruett Series). •. The Control Road winds up Mt. Lemmon’s northeastern shoulder, offering a different perspective on the mountain and its surroundings. As it winds its way down the mountain, through an area of old mines and ranches, the road provides broad overlooks of the grassy, oak-covered foothills to the east. Top Mount Lemmon Hiking Trails: See reviews and photos of hiking trails in Mount Lemmon, Arizona on Tripadvisor.