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Phoenix Mountain Preserve

#23 of 230 things to do in Phoenix Features Animals
1431 E Dunlap Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85022
+1 602-335-1962
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A great and challenging hike.

We did the Freedom Loop. It was challenging for the whole family, the 8 and 9 year old as well as... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Wichita, Kansas
Beautiful trails for all levels.

This is a great place for anyone looking for different levels of hiking ability. Climbing to top is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Scottsdale, az
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Offers more than 23,000 acres crisscrossed with trails.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1431 E Dunlap Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85022
Camelback East
+1 602-335-1962
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the Freedom Loop. It was challenging for the whole family, the 8 and 9 year old as well as the adults. A great hike!

Thank msminis5
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a great place for anyone looking for different levels of hiking ability. Climbing to top is a great experience but difficult if youre not in shape. The trails at the base of mountain are much easier and wind through some beautiful scenery.

Thank DTRScottsdale_az
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I hiked North Mountain trail 44. It was amazing with beautiful views. There are a decent amount of people on this trail but that was ok with me. Not being from the area and hiking solo, I wanted some other people around. I loved this...More

Thank TCol10
Reviewed 14 July 2017

nice driving are to go to. a photographers dream to see and take pictures of the sites. scenic driving through the hills.

Thank vwads2017
Reviewed 10 July 2017

So many lovely trails for Spring and winter hikes. The desert is brutal in the summer heat but spring mornings and winter days you will find the great outdoors enjoyable with wildlife and vistas at every turn.

Thank cep918
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Great place to hike if you enjoy mountainous desert scenery. Never very crowded. Lots of options for challenging or easy hikes. No shade. No facilities. Bring lots of water!

1  Thank Luv2TravelFarNWide
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Such a stunning environment and so much contrast in the whole area. Would highly recommend and the people are lovely

1  Thank Fleur N
Reviewed 17 April 2017

What's nice about Phoenix Mountain Preserve is there are trails for all levels of hikers. It is a beautiful spot with nice views. You can bring your dog, too! The great thing about living in this beautiful climate is to be able to get outdoors...More

2  Thank jamu421
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I grew up climbing in, on, and around these rocks on these hills with cacti galore. It's a different world for those who have not had the opportunity to "be in" the desert. Close enough so you can do this when you are in Phoenix...More

2  Thank Sherry R
Reviewed 8 April 2017

what can you really say.??...a beautiful clean park where you can see the nice views of the city and great desert life. If your up for it physically hike as far up the trail as you can on Squaw peak and th higher you make...More

Thank Jeffrey M
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Colleen G
2 March 2015|
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Response from H C | Reviewed this property |
Closest hotels I can think of would be the Pointe Hilton, Squaw Peak, Best Western InnSuites Phoenix Hotel & Suites, Arizona Biltmore, Camelback Inn, and The Omni Scottsdale at Montelucia. The first 2 would be the closest... More

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