Sunny South Mountain Park
Sunny South Mountain Park

Allow 4 hours for this box.

Hunt this box at your own risk.

This box is located in the lower Sonoran Desert.
Beware of poisonous reptiles, scorpions, and spiders. Avoid reaching under objects without checking.

Temperatures can exceed 115 degrees during the summer months. Be certain that you have plenty of water and wear protective clothing.

This box is located in South Mountain Park: the largest municipal park in the U.S.
Maps of the park are available at the park entrances

Take National trail westfrom Buena Vista.

Pass TM 25

You will come to a bend in the trail next to a pile of large rocks

Trail goes from SW to SE and climbs 8 stone steps.

At this point the towers are clearly visible at 230 deg mag and Piestewa is behind a palo verde at 356 deg

39 steps further puts you between 3 saguaros—2L & 1R .

Stand at R of lone saguaro—There is a cluster of ocotillo at 285 deg

At base of the nearest 2 ocotillos are some boulders it is under the one nearest the most northerly of the pair of ocotillos.

Be careful—there could be spiders, scorpions, or venomous snakes hiding there too

TM26 is too far

Hunt this box at your own risk.


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