Hieroglyphic Trail is a 2.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Gold Canyon, Arizona that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
The Hieroglyphics – Lost Goldmine Trailhead is located on Cloudview Ave in Gold Canyon on the SW edge of the Superstition Wilderness.
From Highway 60, exit on Kings Ranch Road and travel north 2.8 miles. Turn right on Baseline Ave for .3 miles, then left on Mohican Road for .3 miles, and left again Valley View Drive. Turn north on Whitetail Road for .3 miles, then right on Cloudview Ave for .4 miles to the trailhead.
Hike at your own risk. Know your limits. We encourage you to bring adequate water (at least 2L), sunscreen, sturdy hiking shoes and snacks. Carpool meeting spot will be the Cheesecake Factory at Superstition at 7am! We will leave promptly at 7am!! We should be at the trailhead by 730am.