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McDowell Sonoran Preserve

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86 mi 139 km of trail 7 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 29 Trails Intermediate Trails 9 Trails Hard Trails 2 Trails

Food & Drink

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Morning Glory Cafe Unique brunch spot. Good food. Ideal time to go would be spring / fall.
6106 S 32nd St, Phoenix AZ — (602) 276-6360
Rubio's They play bad a** music
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 The pizza is a lot better than the other build your own pizza shops popping up.
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

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Featured Hikes in McDowell Sonoran Preserve - 7

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Trails in McDowell Sonoran Preserve - 33

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Carefree, AZ
4.5 mi 7.2 km Carefree, AZ
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3.3 mi 5.3 km
#2 Bell Pass Trail
Fountain Hills, AZ
3.3 mi 5.3 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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Carefree, AZ
3.2 mi 5.1 km Carefree, AZ
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Fountain Hills, AZ
3.1 mi 4.9 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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1.4 mi 2.3 km
#5 Maverick Trail
Carefree, AZ
1.4 mi 2.3 km Carefree, AZ
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1.0 mi 1.5 km
#6 Chuckwagon Trail
Carefree, AZ
1.0 mi 1.5 km Carefree, AZ
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0.9 mi 1.5 km
#7 Vaquero Trail
Carefree, AZ
0.9 mi 1.5 km Carefree, AZ
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Carefree, AZ
1.9 mi 3.1 km Carefree, AZ
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Fountain Hills, AZ
2.3 mi 3.8 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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Fountain Hills, AZ
3.7 mi 5.9 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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4.7 mi 7.6 km
#11 Tom's Thumb Trail
Rio Verde, AZ
4.7 mi 7.6 km Rio Verde, AZ
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Rio Verde, AZ
3.1 mi 5.0 km Rio Verde, AZ
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0.8 mi 1.3 km
#13 Watershed Trail
Carefree, AZ
0.8 mi 1.3 km Carefree, AZ
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6.9 mi 11.1 km
#14 Hawknest Trail
Carefree, AZ
6.9 mi 11.1 km Carefree, AZ
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2.0 mi 3.2 km
#15 Latigo Trail
Carefree, AZ
2.0 mi 3.2 km Carefree, AZ
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Carefree, AZ
0.9 mi 1.5 km Carefree, AZ
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2.0 mi 3.3 km
#17 The Divide Trail
Carefree, AZ
2.0 mi 3.3 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
#19 Paradise Trail
Fountain Hills, AZ
1.5 mi 2.4 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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1.4 mi 2.3 km
#20 East End Trail
Fountain Hills, AZ
1.4 mi 2.3 km Fountain Hills, AZ
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