Watson Woods Riparian Preserve Hike in Prescott

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Getting There: 1626 Sundog Ranch Rd., Prescott

From State Route 69 in Prescott, go 1.7 miles north on Prescott Lakes Parkway to Sundog Ranch Road. Turn right and go 0.2 mile to Peavine Trail/Watson Woods Riparian Preserve parking area.

Length: 0.5 mile one way

Rating: easy, educational

Kid Friendly: YES

Pet Friendly: YES

Dogs: must be leashed; all droppings must be packed out

Elevation: 5,100 feet

Best Season: October-May

Hours: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Facilities: restrooms

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