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Gateway Loop Trail

 4.1 (11)

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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All Clear 30 days ago
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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

Nov 25, 2018
Tom Leegstra
with Lukas breakfast hike 3.7mi
Oct 3, 2018
Owen Snoey
Sunny with some clouds. Trail wet in some places due to heavy rains yesterday. Trail in good shape generally, footing rock to rock in frequent scree.
Aug 25, 2018
Tori Bowman
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

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  4.1 from 11 votes

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  4.1 from 11 votes
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#126

in Arizona

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