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Quick Details

  • 3-4 hour guided hike customized to group skill level
  • Hike 4-5 miles with 700-foot elevation changes
  • Learn the area’s history, botany, and geology
  • 100% guided adventure
Guest All Ages

Enjoy a day on the trail in Scottsdale, AZ!

Set your course for adventure with this small group guided hike in Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve! This large, permanently protected, sustainable desert habitat is a living treasure of the Sonoran Desert.

Our guides tailor the hike to the group’s ability, but perfect for easy to moderate level hikers. With two knowledgeable and professional guides that will provide insight into how Native Americans used land, the history, geology, flora, and fauna that make this particular part of Arizona so special.

What to Bring:

  • Small, light pack with water (extra water provided by guides)
  • Dress for all weather conditions!
  • Sunscreen
  • Snacks
  • Proper shoes – hiking boots preferred
  • Interested in a Guided Yoga hike? Call us for details.

Where to Meet:

Meeting Point: Gateway Trail Head
18333 North Thompson Peak Parkway