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45 mi 72 km of trail 2 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 12 Trails Intermediate Trails 7 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

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Featured Hikes in Phoenix Sonoran Desert Preserve - 2

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Favorite Looking towards Ridgeback Overlook from Apache Vista.
Easy/Intermediate

Phoenix Sonoran Desert Preserve

5.6 mi 9.0 km • Loop • 697 ft Ascent 212.42 m Ascent

(13) Cave Creek, AZ
Favorite Sunset over Apache Wash.
Easy/Intermediate

Apache Wash Trail Loop

6.8 mi 10.9 km • Loop • 218 ft Ascent 66.52 m Ascent

(7) Phoenix, AZ

Trails in Phoenix Sonoran Desert Preserve - 17

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4.0 mi 6.4 km #1Dixie Mountain Loop
Intermediate
Anthem, AZ
Intermediate
4.0 mi 6.4 km Anthem, AZ
1.7 mi 2.7 km #2Ridgeback Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cave Creek, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
1.7 mi 2.7 km Cave Creek, AZ
1.1 mi 1.8 km #3Desert Tortoise Trail
Intermediate
Anthem, AZ
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Anthem, AZ
1.5 mi 2.3 km #4Cactus Wren Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Cave Creek, AZ
Easy/Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.3 km Cave Creek, AZ
0.5 mi 0.8 km #5Apache Vista
Easy/Intermediate
Cave Creek, AZ
Easy/Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km Cave Creek, AZ
0.2 mi 0.4 km #6Dixie Summit Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Anthem, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
0.2 mi 0.4 km Anthem, AZ
7.2 mi 11.5 km #7Sidewinder Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cave Creek, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
7.2 mi 11.5 km Cave Creek, AZ
6.2 mi 10.0 km #8Apache Wash Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Cave Creek, AZ
Easy/Intermediate
6.2 mi 10.0 km Cave Creek, AZ
6.3 mi 10.1 km #9Ocotillo Trail
Intermediate
Cave Creek, AZ
Intermediate
6.3 mi 10.1 km Cave Creek, AZ
3.4 mi 5.5 km #10Badger Brawl Trail
Easy
Cave Creek, AZ
Easy
3.4 mi 5.5 km Cave Creek, AZ
0.4 mi 0.6 km #11Western Vista Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Anthem, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
0.4 mi 0.6 km Anthem, AZ
3.1 mi 5.0 km #12Great Horned Owl Trail
Intermediate
Anthem, AZ
Intermediate
3.1 mi 5.0 km Anthem, AZ
1.1 mi 1.7 km #13Bobcat Trail
Easy
Anthem, AZ
Easy
1.1 mi 1.7 km Anthem, AZ
1.3 mi 2.1 km #14Valle Verde Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Anthem, AZ
Easy/Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Anthem, AZ
0.4 mi 0.7 km #15Union Peak Trail
Intermediate
Anthem, AZ
Intermediate
0.4 mi 0.7 km Anthem, AZ
2.9 mi 4.7 km #16Cliff Walk Trail
Easy
Cave Creek, AZ
Easy
2.9 mi 4.7 km Cave Creek, AZ
3.4 mi 5.5 km #17Esplanade Trail
Easy
Cave Creek, AZ
Easy
3.4 mi 5.5 km Cave Creek, AZ

Photos of Phoenix Sonoran Desert Preserve - 23

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Ballooning in Arizona.
Jul 19, 2019 near Anthem, AZ
Sunset over Apache Wash.
Jul 19, 2019 near Cave Creek, AZ
Beautiful Mountains
Dec 4, 2015 near Cave Creek, AZ
Looking towards Ridgeback Overlook from Apache Vista.
Dec 4, 2015 near Cave Creek, AZ
A Great Horned Owl spotted along the Hawks Nest Trail.
Apr 9, 2017 near Anthem, AZ
Concrete marker
Dec 4, 2015 near Cave Creek, AZ
Apache Wash Trailhead
Dec 4, 2015 near Cave Creek, AZ
Hot Air Balloons over the Dixie Mountain Loop trail
Jun 19, 2018 near Anthem, AZ

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