Diamond Butte & Apache Butte
July 16, 2023

On the drive in

Diamond Butte

Approaching Diamond Butte's summit

Summit rocks in shadow

Hiking down, rare open view of the ridge across the way

On the descent, it gets leafy, bushy and aspeny

Hiking the road on Apache Butte's slopes

Apache Butte's summit

Two wise elders at the Apache Butte summit

Diamond Butte, September 2023

Apache Butte, September 2023


Arizona PageMain PageTrip Report


(c) 2023 Scott Surgent. For entertainment purposes only. This report is not meant to replace maps, compass, gps and other common sense hiking/navigation items. Neither I nor the webhost can be held responsible for unfortunate situations that may arise based on these trip reports. Conditions (physical and legal) change over time! Some of these hikes are major mountaineering or backpacking endeavors that require skill, proper gear, proper fitness and general experience.