Cherry Road II


Take I-17 north to the Route 169 exit (formerly signed as Cherry Road).
Turn west (left) and continue on Cherry Road (Route 169) for about 5 miles.
Turn left on the dirt road, just past the sign that says Cherry 6.
Note: you turn in the direction opposite the arrow on the sign.
The site is 3/4 mile on the left in a small clearing.

N 34º 30.849' W 112º 5.138' Elevation 4,357'

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