Ice Cave Trail #608

Distance: 3.5 miles

Difficulty: Hiking – Moderate

Mountain Biking – Difficult

Equestrian – Moderate

Trailhead Parking: Yes, accommodates trailers



Access to Trail: From the Lakeside Ranger Station, travel south on AZ 260 for 0.1 mile. Turn left on Porter Mountain Road, (FR 45) for 1 mile. The trailhead Is on the right.

Trail Highlights: The trail winds its way along
Porter Creek and the south side of Scott Reservoir before connecting to Blue Ridge Trail. Midway along the trail is the Ice Cave. The cave is really a lava tube. The name "Ice Cave" probably came from the constant flow of cool air (about 52 degrees F) leaving the cave. The cave is currently fenced off for protection and preservation


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