Hart Prairie

4.7/5 (8 reviews)
Flagstaff, Arizona (Coconino County)
Last Updated: 08/19/2022
Zoom in to see trails...

Trail Information

Highlights

Part of the “around the peaks” loop, the eponymous Hart Prairie sits east of Fern Mountain at the midpoint of this drive and offers some of the best views and finest ecological beauty in the Flagstaff area. The road is also part of the “Hart Prairie Loop” mountain biking trail. This trail offers aspen groves, alpine meadows, springs, and a diversity of terrain and ecosystems. Fern Mountain offers a short and beautiful hike with sweeping views of the San Francisco Peaks.

Trail Difficulty and Assessment

Trail Navigation

Trail Reviews

4.7/5 (8 reviews)
Ben Ruddell
Official Crew
9950
Status: Open
Rated 4/5
Visited: 08/19/2022
Difficulty Accuracy: Spot On

Reopened in August. Currently open. In very good condition; unaffected by the recent fires. We ran the loop for mushrooming. The lobsters were already picked over.
Status: Temporary Closure
Visited: 06/23/2022

Road closed as of 6/23/2022 related to pipeline fire.
Ben Ruddell
Official Crew
9950
Status: Open
Rated 5/5
Visited: 10/14/2020

Open and dry.
Ben Ruddell
Official Crew
9950
Status: Open
Rated 5/5
Visited: 06/24/2020

Open and dry. A statewide fire ban is in effect.
Ben Ruddell
Official Crew
9950
Status: Open
Rated 5/5
Visited: 06/01/2020

@ Dave Kayser - a great spot, right? On the west side of the peaks :)

From the Community

Start a free trial and get this level of detail on every trail guide
Go All-Access