Murderers Creek Ranch

Total Miles
5.0

Elevation

991.20 ft

Duration

0.5 Hours

Technical Rating

4

Moderate

Best Time

Spring, Summer, Fall

Trail Overview

This trail goes through the Phillip W. Schneider Wildlife Area to the abandoned Murderers Creek Ranch. The trail follows Murderers Creek, and there are many opportunities to wade in the creek or go for a hike. The route goes through Ponderosa Pine forest, past juniper-choked canyons, and across the wide open high desert sagebrush steppe.

Photos of Murderers Creek Ranch

Murderers Creek Ranch
Murderers Creek Ranch
Murderers Creek Ranch

Difficulty

There is a water crossing over a foot deep through Murderers Creek, rocky and steep sections, deep potholes, and narrow sections.

Technical Rating

4

Status Reports

Rick Audis
Apr 01, 2023
SxS
Seasonally Closed

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