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Gateway Loop Trail

 4.0 (8)

Length


3.7 Miles 5.9 Kilometers


627' 191 m

Ascent

-631' -192 m

Descent

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

2,376' 724 m

High

1,768' 539 m

Low

Shared By Tom Dobson

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Easy singletrack for hiking with plenty of parking at the trailhead off of Thompson Peak.

Tom Dobson

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Features Birding · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Open during daylight hours only.

Description

This loop begins/ends at the Saguaro Trail, which starts at the Gateway Trailhead, off of Thompson Peak Parkway.
This is an easy introduction to the park and is a 4+/- mile loop from the trailhead. This park is awesome - Sustainable in every aspect! This trail is the intro to miles and miles of singletrack at the preserve including the Bell Pass Trail, Windgate Pass Trail and Horseshoe Trail. Enjoy!!!

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Land Manager: City of Scottsdale

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Check-Ins

Jun 30, 2018
CJ Phillips
Apr 21, 2018
Lisa P
Apr 11, 2018
Ginny Helm
Apr 11, 2018
Chelsie Brown
4.6mi
Apr 10, 2018
Ginny Helm
Mar 21, 2018
Eduard Pfeffet
Broke my phone. 3.7mi
Jan 27, 2018
Christine Peters
Dec 24, 2017
John Enright
Hiked this with Holly. Really nice trail. Crowded at the start but thins out nicely on the loop. Lots of options as well.

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  4.0 from 8 votes

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  4.0 from 8 votes
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