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Dixie Mine Trail

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Length

5.2 Miles 8.3 Kilometers


Singletrack

Elevation

554' 169 m

Ascent

-537' -164 m

Descent

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

9%

Max Grade (5°)

2,391' 729 m

High

1,997' 609 m

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

Tom Dobson

Overview

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.

Contacts

Land Manager: Maricopa County Parks

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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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  3.5 from 2 votes

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#426

in Arizona

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