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Address: N Frontage Road, Off Foothills Blvd I8 exit, Yuma, AZ

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Great hike

After parking, you can choose a few different ways to get to the main trail. We went to the right (dirt road), and returned on the smaller trail. Once you hit the concrete portion... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 May 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

After parking, you can choose a few different ways to get to the main trail. We went to the right (dirt road), and returned on the smaller trail. Once you hit the concrete portion of the trail, it get's pretty intense. Halfway up, it really gets steep, so be prepared. Take plenty of water and do this hike earlier when... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

This is a well known trail in the yuma area which is both challenging and enjoyable. I have hiked this mountain twice but soon I plan on going regularly. If you are not a regular hiker I recommend doing other hiking trails instead because this is not a moderate hike.

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Thank perpetualbigbang
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

The views on the hike up were breathtaking but nothing compared to the 360 view at the top! It's not for beginners and take ample water along. Some of the trail surface is quite loose so wear good shoes and watch your step. Make sure to sign the guest book at the top and best to do this hike in... More 

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Thank Susie P
Winnemucca, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

We did this hike early April of this year, 2016. What an amazing experience, take plenty of water, preferably in a backpack. Our youngest son, 9, wasn't able to make it to the top so our older son sat with him on one of the last curves before the final climb. Make sure everyone is fit enough to go the... More 

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Thank Kathy P
Yuma, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

Get ready for leg day- this walk will definitely test you going up and then again back down. It's a challenging hike/walk once you reach the concrete road to the towers themselves (though the walk to that point from the parking isn't too shabby either). Watch your toes and knees coming back down too! Bring plenty of water, and as... More 

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Yuma, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Depending on where you park, it's a little over 5 1/2 miles, climbing over 1,500 feet and although most of the climb is on rough concrete, some of the inclines you are on your toes climbing. My dog and I do this every New Years Day and we are amazed at the number of families that do this. Bring plenty... More 

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Thank jack L
Yuma, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

The telegraph pass hike is challenging for most people. However if you are a triathlete, you may want to climb it several times. From the top of its majestic peaks you can see all of Yuma! I try to climb telegraph pass a couple times a month with my wife or friend. On the weekends telegraph pass draws the entire... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

Start really early as the heat this time of year can be really brutal. Its a workout but take the path as the views are better. Saw a few snakes so be careful where you put your feet. I brought more water than usual and drank most of it. Stash some extra water in your car for safety. This hike... More 

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Yuma, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

I been here a couple of times and I love it, best view of Yuma and a great work out place ever. Not easy for the first time tho.

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Yuma, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

I have been hiking Telegraph Pass every weekend for a few years and I love it. This hike is not easy for the first time hiker but anybody can hike all the way up to the top. The scenery is beautiful!

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