McDowell Sonoran Preserve

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63 mi 102 km of trail 7 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 20 Trails Intermediate Trails 9 Trails Hard Trails 2 Trails

Food & Drink

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Smashburger If you're a vegetarian, their black bean burger is the best I've tasted from a chain restaurant.
Chipotle Mexican Grill Always order your food online if u can. you can pay in store, but it'll save u from standing in line
Fired Pie I had a salad (a meal in itself ) as well as a pizza. Loved everything plus the customer service was excellent!!!!
Jersey Mike's Subs Best sandwiches i ever had !
Sun Asian Kitchen Been coming here for years. The food is excellent for the price and the service is amazing. Happy hour specials are fantastic!
Poncho's Mexican Food and Cantina Ask for the president table
Los Dos Molinos Best Mexican Food in town! Love this place!
T Bone Steak House A great view at the windows, the lights all the way to downtown stein view. Good food, a little pricey but salad bar and beans are included.
10037 S 19th Ave, Phoenix AZ — (602) 276-0945
Sunrise Donuts Doughnuts were so fresh and tasty. Great selection. Staff were very friendly.

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Featured Hikes in McDowell Sonoran Preserve - 7

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Trails in McDowell Sonoran Preserve - 24

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Carefree, AZ
4.5 mi 7.2 km Carefree, AZ
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Fountain Hills, AZ
2.3 mi 3.8 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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Carefree, AZ
3.2 mi 5.1 km Carefree, AZ
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3.3 mi 5.3 km
#4 Bell Pass Trail
Fountain Hills, AZ
3.3 mi 5.3 km Fountain Hills, AZ
All Clear
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Dry
15 days ago
Fountain Hills, AZ
3.1 mi 4.9 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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15 days ago
1.4 mi 2.3 km
#6 Maverick Trail
Carefree, AZ
1.4 mi 2.3 km Carefree, AZ
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1.0 mi 1.5 km
#7 Chuckwagon Trail
Carefree, AZ
1.0 mi 1.5 km Carefree, AZ
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0.9 mi 1.5 km
#8 Vaquero Trail
Carefree, AZ
0.9 mi 1.5 km Carefree, AZ
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3.7 mi 5.9 km
#9 Gateway Loop Trail
Fountain Hills, AZ
3.7 mi 5.9 km Fountain Hills, AZ
All Clear
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Dry
15 days ago
4.7 mi 7.6 km
#10 Tom's Thumb Trail
Rio Verde, AZ
4.7 mi 7.6 km Rio Verde, AZ
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0.8 mi 1.3 km
#11 Watershed Trail
Carefree, AZ
0.8 mi 1.3 km Carefree, AZ
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6.9 mi 11.1 km
#12 Hawknest Trail
Carefree, AZ
6.9 mi 11.1 km Carefree, AZ
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Carefree, AZ
1.6 mi 2.6 km Carefree, AZ
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1.5 mi 2.4 km
#14 Paradise Trail
Fountain Hills, AZ
1.5 mi 2.4 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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1.4 mi 2.3 km
#15 East End Trail
Fountain Hills, AZ
1.4 mi 2.3 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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3.2 mi 5.2 km
#16 Desert Park Trail
Fountain Hills, AZ
3.2 mi 5.2 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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0.7 mi 1.1 km
#17 Horseshoe Trail
Fountain Hills, AZ
0.7 mi 1.1 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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1.3 mi 2.2 km
#18 Prospector Trail
Fountain Hills, AZ
1.3 mi 2.2 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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Carefree, AZ
2.7 mi 4.3 km Carefree, AZ
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1.1 mi 1.8 km
#20 Windmill Trail
Fountain Hills, AZ
1.1 mi 1.8 km Fountain Hills, AZ
Unknown
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6.8 mi 11.0 km
#21 Gooseneck Trail
Rio Verde, AZ
6.8 mi 11.0 km Rio Verde, AZ
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0.7 mi 1.2 km
#22 Jane Rau Trail
Carefree, AZ
0.7 mi 1.2 km Carefree, AZ
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Fountain Hills, AZ
2.5 mi 4.0 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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4.3 mi 6.9 km
#24 Sunrise Trail
Fountain Hills, AZ
4.3 mi 6.9 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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