Sedona

Welcome to the 2017-2018 Hike Season

The PebbleCreek Hiking Club has been established to provide PebbleCreek residents with the opportunity to enjoy recreational hiking in an organized, safe and social environment.

Eight or more hikes are conducted each week for multiple levels of ability.

The least strenuous hikes are "D" level, held on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Additional hikes on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays are at "C" level; and Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays at "B" level. See our Ratings page for full description of the various levels.

Membership dues are now $10.00 per member. Each member must submit a new registration form along with their dues payment. This is an annual requirement. Checks should be made payable to: PCHC.   Dues may be paid at the club's monthly meetings.  They also may be sent to:  Sandy Mednick, PCHC Treasurer, 2377 N. 165th Dr., Goodyear, AZ 85395

For PROSPECTIVE members
Completion of a walk and an orientation hike are required prior to becoming members.  See Introductory Hikes for more information.  Once completed, new members need to submit their registration form and dues.  For more information on the club's membership requirements, please contact Dana Thomas, PCHC President, at 907-590-4425

2017-2018 Hike Schedules

"B"
Monday "B"
Thursday B"
Friday "B"
"C"
Monday "C"
Wednesday "C"
Friday "C"
Saturday "C"
"D"
Tuesday "D"
Thursday "D"

March 2018 Hike Descriptions

"B"
Monday "B"
Thursday "B"
Friday "B"
"C"
Monday "C"
Wednesday "C"
Friday "C"
Saturday "C"
"D"
Tuesday "D"
Thursday "D"
 

February 2018 Hike Descriptions

"B"
Monday "B"
Thursday "B"
Friday "B"
"C"
Monday "C"
Wednesday "C"
Friday "C"
Saturday "C"
"D"
Tuesday "D"
Thursday "D"


Announcements

Saturday Hikes are now scheduled

Regular Saturday Hikes begin this month. All the hikes will be local so it won't take up your entire day. Marilyn Reynolds and Mark Frumkin will lead the Saturday hikes. February is a test month, so let's have a big turnout and have some fun.

Election of Officers 2018 - Treasurer and Vice President

At the February meeting, Mark Frumkin was nominated for Vice President, and Dennis Zigmunt was nominated for Tresasurer

The election will be held at the March Meeting.  
 


Registration, Waiver, Documents
Please visit the Documents page for Club registration and waiver forms, our Standard Operating Procedures, and numerous other informative documments


Events

Quartz Peak

 

Quartz Peak

Estrella Mtn


Feb 8


Photo: Lynn Warren

Sonoran Desert Natl Monument


Sonoran Destert National Monument

 

Feb 7

Photo: Lynn Warren

Pass Mtn

 

Pass Mtn

Usery Park


Jan 31


Photo:Lynn Warren

Arrowhead Lake

 

Arrowhead Lake


Jan 26


Photo:Pete Williams

Spring Picnic 2017
2017 Spring Picnic


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The PebbleCreek Hiking Club is a PCHOA approved organization


Announcements

Next Meeting
Thursday - March 15 - 7 PM
Eagles Nest Ballroom this month!


Follow Blue Links to SmugMug photos

February Hikes
Meet 7:00 Leave 7:15


Saturday February 24 - "C"
7.7 miles, 900 feet
Baseline / Rainbow / Dysart / Toothaker Loop
Estrella Mtn Park


Monday February 26 - "B"
9 miles, 600 feet
Dinosaur Wash
Wickenburg

Monday February 26 - "C"
6 miles, 400 feet
Dinosaur Wash
Wickenburg

Tuesday February 27 - "D+"
5.6 miles, 450 feet
Brown Ranch / Maverick / Cholla Mtn
McDowell Sonoran Preserve North

Wednesday February 28 - "C"
7 to 8.3.miles, 800 to 1300 feet
Deem Hills Circumference Trail
Phoenix


March Hikes
Meet 6:45 Leave 7:00


Thursday March 1 - "B"
7.2 miles, 1100 feet
Eagletail Mtns Arches Loop
Eagletail Mountains

Thursday March 1 - "D"
4 miles, 400 feet
Baseline / Viewpoint Lookout / Rainbow
Estella Mtns

Friday March 2 - "C/B"
7-10 miles, 900-1800 feet
Hackamore Trailhead Loop
Goldfield Mountain

Friday March 2 - "C+"
7 miles, 100 feet
Trails 6A+3A / Golden Valley w/arches
Goldfield Mountains

Saturday March 3 - "C"
7 miles, 1000 feet
Blackjack Loop
SR / PA / RR / GR / Y / BJ / JL

Estrella Foothills


Monday March 5 - "B"
10.6 miles, 2100 feet
Marcus Landslide / East End / Tom's Thumb Loop
McDowell Sonoran Preserve

Monday March 5 - "C"
7.5 miles, 740 feet
Marcus Landslide / Rock Knob Loop
McDowell Sonoran Preserve

Tuesday March 6 - "D"
4+ miles, 350 feet
Library North Trail
White Tanks

Wednesday March 7 - "C"
7 miles, 840 feet
Government Springs North
Black Canyon- I-17 Exit 248

Thursday March 8 - "B"
9 miles, 2000 feet
Holbert / National / Kiwanis / Los Lomitas / Box Canyon Trails
South Mountain

Thursday March 8 - "D"
4.2 miles, 400 feet
Roadrunner / Frog Tank / Beardsley
Lake Pleasant

Friday March 9 - "B"
9.6 miles, 1450 feet
Overton / Go John / Quartz / Flat Rock / Slate / Jasper Trails
Cave Creek Rec. Area

Friday March 9 - "C+"
9 miles, 1100 feet
Overton / Go John / Quartz Trails
Cave Creek Rec. Area

Saturday March 10 - "C"
6.8 miles, 1200 feet
Willow Springs / Mesquite
White Tanks Park


Monday March 12 - "B"
5 miles, 1700 feet
Governor's Peak / Hells Canyon
Lake Pleasant

Monday March 12 - "C"
6 miles,000 feet
Spring Valley / Hell's Canyon Wilderness
Lake Pleasant

Tuesday March 13 - "D"
3.7 miles, 430 feet
BCT - Skyline Segment
I-17 Rock Springs Trailhead

Wednesday March 14 - "C"
7.1miles, 960 feet
Fat Man's Pass from the East
South Mountain

Thursday March 15 - "C/B"
9 miles, 600-1000 feet
Hiline / Made in the Shade / Slim Shady
Sedona

Thursday March 15 - "D"
4.6 miles, 600 feet
Mountain Ash / Lost Creek / Quartz Mine Loop
Skyline Park

Friday March 16 - "B-"
8 miles, 1100 feet
SR / PA / RR / RG /UT / PC / JL Loop
Estrella Foothills

Friday March 16 - "C"
8 miles, 1100 feet
SR / PA / RR / RG /UT / PC / JL Loop
Estrella Foothills

Saturday March 17 - "C"
6.5miles, 500 feet
Butterfield / Gadsden Trails
Estrella Mtn Park


Monday March 19 - "B"
6-9 miles, 600-1000 feet
Hiline / Made in the Shade / Slim Shady
Sedona

Monday March 19 - "C"
7 miles, 900 feet
Slim Shady / Made in the Shade
Sedona

Tuesday March 20 - "D"
4.8 miles
Brethern North - SR JL / BL / GS / UT
Estrella Foothills

Wednesday March 21 - "C"
6.4 miles, 500 feet
Rainbow Valley / Toothaker Loop
Estrella Mtn Park

Thursday March 22 - "B+"
6 miles, 2000 feet
Picketpost Mtn & Arizona Trail
Superior

Thursday March 22 - "D"
4.8 to 5 miles, 470 feet
Spur Cross / Metate Trails / with DragonFly option
Spur Cross Rec. Area

Friday March 23 - "B-"
7.5 miles, 1825 feet
Granite Mtn Hotshots Memorial Trail
Yarnell

Friday March 23 - "C+"
5 miles, 1300 feet
West Wing Mountain Trail
Peoria

Saturday March 24 - "C"
8.4 miles, 1350 feet
South of the Border Trail
Verrado


Monday March 26 - "B"
8.1 miles, 800 feet
Mule Deer / Old Saddle / Bajada / Goat Camp Overlook / South / Mule Deer
Wickenburg

Monday March 26 - "C"
7.3 miles, 550 feet
Library to Waterfall Trail
White Tanks

Tuesday March - "D"
5.1 miles, 300 feet
Granite Mountain North
McDowell Sonoran Preserve

Wednesday March 28 - "C"
8 miles, 700 feet
Goldwater Lakes Loop
Prescott

Thursday March 29 - "B"
10+ miles, 500 feet
Go John to Maricopa Trail
Cave Creek Rec. Area

Thursday March 29 - "D+"
5 miles, 6000 feet
FINS
Estrella Mtn Ranch

Friday March 30 - "B"
Mesquite Trail
White Tank Mtns

Friday March 30 - "C+"
6 miles, 600 feet
Brown Mountain Loop
McDowell Sonoran Preserve

Saturday March 31 - "C"
7 miles, 1000 feet
Turnbuckle / Granite Falls / Chuckwalla
Skyline Park


Additional Information
Mileage Stats 2017-2018 Season
Download the file
Thru 02/10/18 Thanks to Diana Bedwell
Mileage Stats @ End of 2016-2017
Download the file
Club Meeting Minutes
Frequently Asked Questions
Hike Ratings
2017-2018 Group Photos
2016-2017 Group Photos
2015-2016 Group Photos
2014-2015 Group Photos
2013-2014 Group Photos
2012-2013 Group Photos
2011-2012 Group Photos
2010-2011 Group Photos
Club Officers, and
Hike Co-Ordinators
Additional Club Documents
Items needed for Orientation
Related Web Site Links

Hike Location Photos

The Club maintains an extensive photo collection of previous hikes at SmugMug, where you can check out all the Photo Galleries. (Password required, ask an officer)

The Monthly Hike Descriptions and the calendar listings often have a link to photos of that location.