60 Hikes within 60 Miles-Phoenix - 3rd Edition  by Charles Liu

60 Hikes within 60 Miles-Phoenix - 3rd Edition Guide Book

by Charles Liu (Menasha Ridge Press)
60 Hikes within 60 Miles-Phoenix - 3rd Edition  by Charles Liu
Whether you’re a local looking for new places to explore or a visitor to the area, 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Phoenix provides plenty of options for a couple hours or a full day of adventure, all within about an hour from Phoenix and the surrounding communities.

© 2018 Charles Liu/Menasha Ridge Press. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "60 Hikes within 60 Miles-Phoenix - 3rd Edition" Guide Book
Displaying trails 20 of 60.

Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 60.

Searching for new hiking destinations within the City of Phoenix? Look no further than Phoenix Sonoran Preserve. This enjoyable loop connects six trails in the preserve’s northern section and visits t ...
Phoenix, AZ - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 5.6
Barnhardt Trail takes you on a tour into the heart of the Mazatzal Wilderness, offering thrilling views into deep gorges, up rugged mountains, and across picturesque hills. Rocky cliffs and spectacula ...
Payson, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 6-14
pro VIEW TRAIL GUIDE ADD TO BOOKSHELF
Easily accessible and highly enjoyable, this extensive loop encircles McDowell Peak, one of three prominent peaks within McDowell Sonoran Preserve. Along the way, take in sweeping city views, rugged y ...
Phoenix, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 9.5
A moderate but lengthy loop, this combination of three popular trails takes visitors through the stunning foothills of the Superstition Wilderness. Notable sights include Weaver’s Needle, Black Mesa, ...
Apache Junction, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 9.1
pro VIEW TRAIL GUIDE ADD TO BOOKSHELF
Hikers in North Phoenix have a number of nearby options for regular exercise. Black Mountain ranks first on that list for the quick workout and the splendid view from its summit. Looming over the n ...
Phoenix, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.4
This super route through the Superstition Wilderness packs plenty of scenery into a 10-mile hike. If close-up views of Canyon Lake, Battleship Mountain, Weaver’s Needle, and the Superstition Ridgeline ...
Apache Junction, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 10.5
pro VIEW TRAIL GUIDE ADD TO BOOKSHELF
In the shadow of Picketpost Mountain, Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park showcases a unique collection of native desert flora as well as arid landscape plants from around the world. The park’s trail ...
Superior, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.5-3
Brown's Mountain lies within the relatively new and relatively flat northern section of McDowell Sonoran Preserve. A mild loop takes hikers around Brown’s Mountain, with a spur trail to its summit for ...
Phoenix, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.1
pro VIEW TRAIL GUIDE ADD TO BOOKSHELF
Butcher Jones Trail runs along a section of Saguaro Lake’s northern shore, offering overlooks of the lake and surrounding mountains. Burro Cove, this hike’s destination, commands an impressive view of ...
Fort McDowell, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 5
The summit of Camelback Mountain is the highest point in the City of Phoenix. The 2,704-foot summit affords hikers an impressive panoramic view of the city and the surrounding mountain ranges. Cholla ...
Phoenix, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.8
pro VIEW TRAIL GUIDE ADD TO BOOKSHELF
Perhaps the best in-town hike in Phoenix, Camelback Mountain is centrally located, offers a rigorous climb of 1,264 feet to its summit, and features rugged sandstone cliffs, a panoramic view from the ...
Phoenix, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.6
Cave Creek Trail provides a pleasantly shaded and mild hike along the banks of the perennial Cave Creek. Enjoy the classic riparian flora and the trickling water. Then hike the hilly Skunk Tank Trail ...
Cave Creek, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 10.4
pro VIEW TRAIL GUIDE ADD TO BOOKSHELF
Within the depths of the Superstition Wilderness, an ancient people built a large ring of stone atop a hill. Circlestone is as remote as it is mysterious. Visitors can ponder its origins in complete s ...
Superstition Mountain, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.7
A scenic loop takes hikers around Dixie Mountain, and a detour along Dixie Summit Trail affords a bird’s-eye view from the top. North Phoenix residents have ample opportunities to explore trails withi ...
Phoenix, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.1
pro VIEW TRAIL GUIDE ADD TO BOOKSHELF
The relatively new Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area is the scene of a beautiful hike through undisturbed desert in the shadow of Elephant Mountain. Hiking this trail might make you think you’re the ...
Cave Creek, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 9
With spectacular cliffs framing a narrow slot canyon, Fish Creek is home to some of the most eye-popping scenery in the Superstitions. The catch: tough scrambling along a tricky creekbed with no trail ...
Apache Junction, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 3
pro VIEW TRAIL GUIDE ADD TO BOOKSHELF
Ford Canyon and Mesquite Canyon Trails showcase the best features of White Tank Mountain Regional Park west of Phoenix. This 10-mile loop takes you through beautiful rocky canyons, sandy washes, and g ...
Surprise, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 10.3
Brown's Peak, the tallest of the Four Peaks, is the highest point in Maricopa County. Hike through its oaks and pines in summer for a cool escape from the desert heat. The thrilling scramble to the su ...
Tonto Basin, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 5
pro VIEW TRAIL GUIDE ADD TO BOOKSHELF
Go John Trail is one of the best moderate loop trails you can hope for. Scenic hills surround Cave Creek Regional Park, and the undulating hike has just enough ups and downs to keep you on your toes. ...
Cave Creek, AZ - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 5.8
Goat Camp Trail is the most challenging hike in White Tank Mountain Regional Park, taking hikers on a long ascent through a canyon to the base of the antenna-studded Barry Goldwater Peak. Return on Wi ...
Waddell, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 11.5
pro VIEW TRAIL GUIDE ADD TO BOOKSHELF