Address and Directions:
Nearest City: Phoenix, AZ
From Phoenix, AZ 1) Take I-17 north to exit 223 (Carefree Hwy Exit) 2) Turn left (west) off the exit ramp, continue 18.7 miles 3) Turn right onto gravel road, continue .8 miles to staging area.*Note: The main entrance road is not marked from the highway. If coming west begin to slow down at mile marker 12, then look for a gravel road on the right (a kiosk will be visable from the highway), enter here.
Alternate Names: Lake Pleasant, Mile Marker 11.5, Boulders Staging Area, Hieroglyphic Mountains Area, Shirttail Mountains, Shirt Tail Mountains, Picacho Wash Road
If you are looking for an alternative to the Florence box canyon you can check out this place near Wickenburg. It is more "untamed" than Florence and it will test you on every type of terrain from desert single track to deep water crossings and steep rocky climbs.
website was www.challengerparkmx.com
Entry Cost: $0.00
Type of Area: Track
Type of Land: Blm, state trust land
Permit Required: Yes
Spark Arrestor Required: Yes
Noise Limit: Yes (96 db)
Whip Flags Required: Not required