Salt River recreation site.

Photo taken 02/10/08.

This steel truss bridge is 220 feet long. Turn left here to take SR 288 northbound, or continue SR 288 now travels around the edge of Roosevelt Lake as it approaches Cherry Creek Road.

Photo taken 05/26/07. This section of highway was reconstructed Photo taken 02/10/08. SR 288 continues a quick descent into the Salt The northern terminus is located at an intersection with Chamberlain Trail in Young.

The actual hike shouldn't take much more than a few hours, so we built in other plans too: a lat-long confluence that was also in the region, an excuse to drive AZ-288, a visit to Young, and some harrowing drives up the road to where it meets the Mogollon Rim. 60 (18 miles) and Globe (22 miles). Arizona 288 is a lightly used road that travels from Arizona 188 near Roosevelt Dam to Young, AZ. We were careful here, awed by the great views and mindful of the drops below us. The road parallels the shoreline for quite a distance. Photo taken 02/10/08. Photo taken 02/10/08. The detailed road map represents one of many map types and styles available. The roadway continues on as a National Forest road. Beth was not feeling well, unfortunately. Photo taken 02/10/08. Les jeux de lettre français sont : Recherche avancée.

Astuce: parcourir les champs sémantiques du dictionnaire analogique en plusieurs langues pour mieux apprendre avec sensagent. We'll route through Phoenix. Photo taken 02/10/08. We built a fire and had a dinner of cheese, packaged salmon and french bread.

Photo taken 02/10/08. After a heavy rain, I am sure the falls here are amazing. In the background of this photo is the one gas station in Young, next to the Valley Bar. Copyright © 2000-2016 sensagent : Encyclopédie en ligne, Thesaurus, dictionnaire de définitions et plus.

Bright blue cloudless skies and near-zero humidity results in crystal-clear conditions, so clear that detail on mountainsides 50 miles away can be seen. Send an email to webmaster@adventurecycling.org and we will follow up with you. The northern terminus is located at an intersection with Chamberlain Trail in Young. Some of these hikes are major mountaineering or backpacking endeavors that require skill, proper gear, proper fitness and general experience. The road bends south and passes an open marshy area. I've only driven it once years ago and don't think there's much on there. In the background are the Salt River [6], Template:Attached KML/Arizona State Route 288, "Arizona Parkways, Historic and Scenic Roads", http://www.azdot.gov/highways/EPG/EPG_common/PDF/Cultural/Historic_Bridge_Inventory/Long_Inventory_Forms_Gila_1.pdf, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Arizona_State_Route_288&oldid=861417983, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Northern terminus; Desert to Tall Pines Scenic Road continues as Forest Service Road 512 (Young Road), This page was last edited on 27 September 2018, at 08:14.

ADOT, however, classifies this road section as dirt.

The unoffical record is about 14 inches in 24 hours over at Harquahala Peak in La Paz County.

From Payson, you could ride AZ-87 to the Rim Road. SR 288 ends at Young south of State Route 260. Just north of Young, SR 288 ends. I've pedaled that stretch before. This is the first reassurance marker south of Arizona Photo taken 02/10/08. La plupart des définitions du français sont proposées par SenseGates et comportent un approfondissement avec Littré et plusieurs auteurs techniques spécialisés. AZ 366 - About 70% of the Route is paved as it climbs Mount Graham but becomes dirt once you get close to the Mount Graham Observatory. Mountains.

Young, AZ Directions {{::location.tagLine.value.text}} ... SR 288 is paved within and north of the town, totaling about ten miles (16 km) of pavement. SR 288 meets FS 54 here. Photo taken 02/10/08. SR 288 passes below Asbestos Point. For entertainment purposes only. FS 54 travels northeast to reach SR 260, on a different route than FS 588 ahead. I'm still interested in hearing more about it, but after I put the route through RidewithGPS, I discovered it gains about 12,500 ft. between Globe and the upper highway. Beth was comfortably encased in blankets and reading a book. Photo taken 02/10/08. Route 288 is a scenically, fantastic road and is “paved” for the first 30 miles. Young is the only Photo taken 02/10/08. There are reasonable alternatives to Route 288 to get to the Mogollon Rim from Silver City. Easy to use. 60. I live in Arizona and have ridden many of the following areas. The highway heads north from this intersection through mountainous terrain as it heads towards Young. Your username and password for these discussion forums are unique to the forums. We had a good night's sleep in the bed of my truck. From Globe, AZ, I found Hwy 288. Photo taken 02/10/08.

This marks the first reassurance marker and milepost northbound. From that point, you could go west through Camp Verde to Prescott (which involves a LOT of climbing), then north to Ash Fork and ride I-40 or much of old Route 66 to the California border. Turn left to reach the Tonto National Forest's Upper Photo taken 02/10/08. Photos taken 02/10/08. The main route through the Sierra Ancha is state route AZ-288, which is unpaved for long segments as it winds through the heart of the range. At mile 305, full pavement resumes. Warning sign for animals, next 5 miles. After Young, the road to the Mogollon Rim is narrower and in places, a lane wide and etched into steep hillsides. SR 188 now winds around Devore Wash to start climbing Different perspectives. SR 188 now begins a climb through the Salt River

sign shows distances to SR 288, SR 88, and Payson. Once past the falls, the number of hikers dwindled to near zero.

288 is a windy, hilly, dirt road. Just after crossing Workman Creek, there is a turnoff for the Workman Creek recreation area and Sierra Ancha Wilderness. and Roosevelt Lake becomes visible. SR 288 now enters Squaw Mesa, staying around the 6000 foot level. En poursuivant votre navigation sur ce site, vous acceptez l'utilisation de ces cookies. This is how the world looks like. The state route designation end here. SR 188 meets old SR 88 here. Fixer la signification de chaque méta-donnée (multilingue). State Route 288 heads north from State Route 188 near Roosevelt Lake.

continue on SR 188 to reach Globe. The next intersection is SR 288. Until 2000, this turn. I've said it elsewhere in my pages, but it bears repeating: the best weather anywhere on the planet is found here in Arizona about this time, as summer turns to fall. Arizona 188 originally crossed Roosevelt Dam directly. The value of Maphill lies in the possibility to look at the same area from several perspectives. Page created in 0.085 seconds with 23 queries. Ajoutez vos photos !

I don't remember anything about the town of Young. Photo taken 05/26/07. bridge. Currently, most of SR 288 is unpaved. That didn't seem right, and it wasn't; the last segment covered a half-mile (and that's being optimistic) and quickly, I was at the top of Aztec Peak, which is flat, and topped by a very substantial tower. Turn left on