Ready to Hit the Trail in 2017

 

So you’re ready to hear the crunch of pebbles under your feet and see the world from above. We’ve rounded up 4 of the best hiking outings going on this in week on McDowell Mountain for your next adventure. Time to lace up your boots and hit the trail…senderismo-en-irlanda

January 12, 2017

Escorted Sunset Walk in the Desert

Experience the majesty of walking in the Sonoran Desert at sunset.  Join the Ranger for this hike that will begin as the sun sets, but will end in the light of the full moon. Dress warmly, bring flashlights and come prepared for about a 3-mile hike. Meet at the Trail-head Staging Area at 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

McDowell Mountain Regional Park, 16300 McDowell Mountain Park Dr., MMRP, AZ 85268
Phone: (480) 471-0173

January 13, 2017

Friday Fitness Hike Wagner Trail-head

Want to add a hike to your fitness routine? This week’s hike will begin from the Wagner Trail-head, and will be led by Kevin B. Hike distance will be between 8-12 miles. Bring plenty of water, and snacks and make sure to have comfortablesenderismo-1 shoes & clothing.  Meet at the Wagner Trail-head at 8:00 am to 11:00 am.

McDowell Mountain Regional Park, 16300 McDowell Mountain Park Dr., MMRP, AZ 85268
Phone: (480) 471-0173

January 13, 2017

Moonlight Hike in the Desert

The Sonoran Desert by moonlight is breathtaking!  Join the Ranger for this guided night hike by the light of a full moon. Dress warmly, bring flashlights and come prepared for about a 2-mile hike. Meet at the Competitive Track at 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

McDowell Mountain Regional Park, 16300 McDowell Mountain Park Dr., MMRP, AZ 85268

Phone: (480) 471-0173

January 14, 2017

Self-Guided Hike on the North Trail

The North Trail is the most popular hiking trail in the McDowell Mountain Regional Park. It is a 3-mile loop trail that has an accompanying interpretive pamphlet. It is rated as “easy” and suitable for most folks who want to get out and enjoy a hike. Come out and enjoy a walk, at your own pace. Interpretive pamphlets are available at the trail-head. Stop by the Visitor Center if you need directions!

McDowell Mountain Regional Park, 16300 McDowell Mountain Park Dr., MMRP, AZ 85268
Phone: (480) 471-0173

 

 

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