I read this post when it first appeared, along with Another:Resurrecting this thread. I've been researching this area for the past year or two and really loved this post. I read through the entire thing and definitely will be reaching out to you and Tommy with some questions. Do the rangers also know which roads are open and closed by their trail numbers?
There have been many trip articles written on the Arizona Strip, but invariably they describe trips into one area and for maybe one or two nights of camping. We wanted to do something more. We wanted to go from the Oak Grove area on the west end to the Kanab Creek Canyon on the east end. Our...
A good Navigation app map can be found for Avenza app. Arizona Strip West Visitors map. Its one of a two map set. Displays well on 'Avenza'. Costs a few bucks but is the best for Parashant.
I would be interested in going again, this time with a base camp for my pickup/camper/gooseneck/jeephauler. Maybe near Fredonia or near the old Mount Trumbull school house somewhere out there.