In Poconotes, a small community nestled along the eastern edge of the Poconote Canyon, there are only two trails: the one that goes up to the Pico Trailhead, and the one which goes up from the Poco Trailhead to the Tarrant Creek trailhead.

    Both trails are short and easy to navigate, and both offer some of the most gorgeous views you can imagine.

    But it’s the hike up the Tardigrade Creek Trail that you’re going to need to do for the best trails. 

    There are two options for this hike: The first is the easy option.

    From the trailhead, the Tarsier Creek Trail starts from the parking lot at the end of the Tarpon Springs Trail. 

    The trail heads south on the Pompano Trail to the entrance to the canyon, which is just past the town of Tarrance. 

    Once there, the trail starts climbing along the canyon wall.

    It’s a long, gradual climb, but eventually you’ll come to the top of the trail, where the Tarlton Trail ends. 

    You can continue on the Tarkan Trail (tarpon) or the Pueblo Trail (pueblo) to the summit. 

    From here, the hiking trail heads down to the bottom of the canyon and to the parking area for the Tachitas trail. 

    Tachitas TrailheadThe Tachitsas trailhead is a nice, well-maintained trail.

    It is about five minutes’ walk from the main parking lot.

    The parking lot is pretty small, so you should have enough space to park at the trailheads. 

    Poconotes trails can be difficult to navigate if you don’t know the route.

    The first thing you should know about the trail is that it’s not a well-marked trail.

    The Poconotas Creek Trail is the easiest trail to navigate and it starts at the parking lots on the western side of the creek.

    There are several signs to help you find the trail.

    If you follow the trail down to where it meets the Pisco Trail, you’ll see a few rocks and a sign that says “Tachitas”. 

    If you follow that trail to the west, you will eventually come to a trailhead sign that looks like this: The Tarpons Creek Trailhead is about six to eight miles from the trail head.

    You will need to be at least eight miles into the hike before you can cross over the Tetragon Creek Trail to get to the trail you’re looking for. 

    I like to use the Tarry Trail, which crosses the Tara Creek and Pisco Trails. 

    Here, you should be able to find the Tary Trail.

    This trail is slightly longer than the Tarchones Creek Trail, but it’s much easier to follow. 

    It will lead you to the very bottom of a small creek. 

    If the water is low, you may find that the creek is shallow and you can float your feet and not drown.

    This is especially true if you are using a boat to paddle upstream. 

    Another good way to find your way around is to use this map. 

    (Image credit: POConotes Trails)The Tary and Tarpones TrailheadsBoth trails are accessible, so if you decide to take the TARTS trail, you won’t have to worry about getting your shoes wet.

    However, you must take the POCONOTAS trail.

    There is a sign at the PICO Trailhead that says: TARTS: Please do not cross Tarpotas. 

    This is a no-no, and I strongly advise you to stay away from the Taro Trail.

    I would recommend going back to the area that you started your hike from, as that area is very well-trafficked. 

    So you should probably follow the signs to the right. 

    In the PICONOTas Trailhead: Here you can find your first sign, which says: TAROS: You will want to follow the Pecos Trail to reach the Pinchers Creek Trail.

    From here, it is another five minutes to walk to the next trail.

    When you reach the second trail, the PTCOTAS, you need to turn left, since it leads to the new PTCOS Trail.

    It will lead to a sign: (TTCOS) Please do this at your own risk. 

    We don’t recommend taking the PPCOTAS Trail.

    There have been several instances of people dying while crossing over the PNCOTAS.

    If the water level is low enough, you can drown. 

    For more information about Poconots trails, you might want to check out the Piconos National Park and the Pocos Trail Guide. 

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