Tackling Picacho Peak
Hike is rewarding but also exhausting
Picacho Peak 1
The summit of Picacho Peak recently recorded visitors from across the United States plus Canada and France. David Clarke, center, of Kithener-Waterloo, Ontario digitally records his climb as other hikers relax.
Picacho Peak 2
Muriel Clarke of Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario, and Jim Jellenberg of Bottineau, North Dakota, descend a cable-aided section of Picacho Peak’s Hunter Trail.
Picacho Peak 3
Volcano-formed Picacho Peak reaches into the sky west of exit 219 along Interstate 10 north of Tucson.