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Dixie Mine Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

5.2 mile 8.3 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 554' 169 m
Descent: -537' -164 m
High: 2,391' 729 m
Low: 1,997' 609 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)

Dogs

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Trail shared by Tom Dobson

Sweet, low-grade trail that ties Pemberton Trail to the McDowell Sonoran Preserve at an old Mine.

Tom Dobson

Features Birding · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

Follow the easy to read signs to reach the mine. This trail is an easy sloping up and down very doable trail that ties the McDowell Sonoran Preserve to the Pemberton loop out on the Maricopa County land.

The trail is also accessible from fountain hills off of Golden Eagle Blvd.

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Land Manager: Maricopa County Parks

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Feb 17, 2019
Mike M
Jan 13, 2018
Nicole L
First time in Ftn Hills hiking and with Malena. Met Susan, ran into Ellen and another too 5.3mi

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