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Recommended Routes in Scottsdale - 14

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Favorite Sunset over Phoenix while descending Camelback
Difficult

Camelback Mountain via Cholla Trail

3.2 mi 5.2 km 1,193' Up 363.49 m Up 1,190' Down 362.66 m Down

Paradis…, AZ
Favorite View from the trail.
Difficult

Tom's Thumb

4.4 mi 7.1 km 1,084' Up 330.45 m Up 1,084' Down 330.28 m Down

Rio Verde, AZ
Favorite Looking towards Ridgeback Overlook from Apache Vista.
Intermediate

Phoenix Sonoran Desert Preserve

5.6 mi 9.0 km 697' Up 212.42 m Up 697' Down 212.42 m Down

Cave Creek, AZ
Favorite There's gold in them thar hills
Intermediate/Difficult

Windgate to Bell Pass Loop

10.5 mi 16.9 km 2,082' Up 634.74 m Up 2,081' Down 634.38 m Down

Fountai…, AZ
Favorite Sunset over Apache Wash.
Intermediate

Apache Wash Trail Loop

6.8 mi 10.9 km 218' Up 66.52 m Up 219' Down 66.63 m Down

Phoenix, AZ
Favorite A lovely hillside of Saguaros
Difficult

8A-8B-200 Loop Near Piestewa

3.8 mi 6.0 km 917' Up 279.5 m Up 917' Down 279.63 m Down

Paradis…, AZ
Favorite View from Sunrise Peak, Fountain Hills, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult

Sunrise to Andrews Kinsey Out-and-Back

9.1 mi 14.6 km 1,476' Up 449.81 m Up 1,475' Down 449.7 m Down

Fountai…, AZ
Favorite Destination...Tom Thumb
Intermediate

Easy Rolling 6

5.5 mi 8.9 km 628' Up 191.44 m Up 633' Down 193 m Down

Fountai…, AZ
Favorite Cathedral Rock
Easy/Intermediate

Brown's Ranch

10.5 mi 16.9 km 500' Up 152.51 m Up 496' Down 151.19 m Down

Carefree, AZ

Scottsdale Hiking

  • 441 Miles 709 Kilometers of Trail
  • 16 Recommended Routes
  • 62 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 71 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 14 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Scottsdale - 131

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1.1 mi 1.8 km #1Echo Canyon Summit Trail
Difficult
Paradise Valley, AZ
Difficult
Paradise Valley, AZ 58 
1.1 mi 1.8 km #2Piestewa Peak Summit Trail #300
Difficult
Paradise Valley, AZ
Difficult
Paradise Valley, AZ 50 
3.7 mi 5.9 km #3Gateway Loop Trail
Intermediate
Fountain Hills, AZ
Intermediate
Fountain Hills, AZ 22 
2.0 mi 3.2 km #4Pinnacle Peak
Intermediate/Difficult
Carefree, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
Carefree, AZ 16 
4.5 mi 7.2 km #5Granite Mountain Loop Trail
Intermediate
Carefree, AZ
Intermediate
Carefree, AZ
3.3 mi 5.3 km #6Bell Pass Trail
Intermediate
Fountain Hills, AZ
Intermediate
Fountain Hills, AZ
3.2 mi 5.1 km #7Cholla Mountain Loop Trail
Intermediate
Carefree, AZ
Intermediate
Carefree, AZ
1.9 mi 3.1 km #8Cone Mountain Trail
Easy
Carefree, AZ
Easy
Carefree, AZ
3.1 mi 4.9 km #9Windgate Pass Trail
Intermediate
Fountain Hills, AZ
Intermediate
Fountain Hills, AZ
1.4 mi 2.3 km #10Maverick Trail
Intermediate
Carefree, AZ
Intermediate
Carefree, AZ

Photos of Scottsdale - 178

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Sunset over Phoenix while descending Camelback
Mar 8, 2019 near Paradis…, AZ
Sunset on Camelback
Mar 8, 2019 near Paradis…, AZ
Mammillaria Grahamii - Arizona Fishhook Cactus
Jul 17, 2018 near Tempe J…, AZ
Piestewa Peak provides a phenomenal panorama of the Phoenix Metro for all to enjoy.
Mar 10, 2017 near Paradis…, AZ
Papago Cactus late May
Jun 24, 2018 near Tempe J…, AZ
Lupines and poppies bloom along the Granite Mountain Loop.
Mar 21, 2017 near Carefree, AZ
View of Pinnacle Peak, Carefree, AZ
Feb 14, 2018 near Carefree, AZ
View from Sunrise Peak, Fountain Hills, AZ
Feb 14, 2018 near Fountai…, AZ