Caption: Brittlebrush blooming beside a Deem Hill trail
It is important to remember that the Phoenix mountain preserves are open, undeveloped desert areas. Please use care when heading out as hikers routinely encounter rocky terrain, rattlesnakes and other potential hazards native to the Sonoran Desert. If you encounter a rattlesnake, allow it space and time to escape. Check out safety tips for a full list of ways to enjoy your outing.
The symbols to the left of each trail name represent difficulty ratings. Click on any icon to see full descriptions of the rating categories.
Here are more specifics for each trail:
In total, almost 9.5 miles of trail are open for recreation with great views of Phoenix and the surrounding mountains to the west and north.
For general information: 602 262-7901