Massacre Grounds

#5 of 6 trails in Lost Dutchman State Park

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Massacre Grounds is a 6 mile out and back trail located near Tortilla Flat, Arizona that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible from October until April.

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Danelle Eleson (1369)

23 Completed12 Reviews

Scenic hike on the back side of the Superstition Mountains. There has been enough rain recently that the waterfall was going pretty good. About 2.5 miles into the hike the trail becomes difficult to spot. We did the waterfalls and overlook. Quiet, peaceful, and beautiful trail. Neatly 6 miles all together.

Doug Neidholdt (80677)

462 Completed470 Reviews

Nice starter hike in the desert, not very long or strenuous. Nice features, rock formations.

May Gan (67)

0 Completed1 Reviews

This place is amazing! Off the beaten path and alot of solitude...after the abandoned parking lot to the left is Mossy rocks..climb up to the caves!

Chris Ahearn (1270)

17 Completed6 Reviews

This trail is closed. There is no access to this trail from either the Crosscut trail head or First water trail head.

Dan Robrecht (1662)

49 Completed49 Reviews

Nice enough, but less interesting than many hikes in the Sups.

Steve Ventre (203)

8 Completed6 Reviews

The distance represented in the description is based upon leaving from the trailhead, which is no longer accessible by motor vehicle. If you being your trip from the First Water service road you will need to add a couple more miles to the overall in-and-out.

Daniel Heasley (649)

17 Completed17 Reviews

Hiked trail a few times over the years, close to mom and dads house. Will hike again when I get back to visit.

Suzanne B. (173)

This is a really nice tune up trail to do during the cooler months. Bonus - if you go after rains, there is a small waterfall. Unfortunately, you can't get right up next to the waterfall unless you bushwack.