McDowell Sonoran Preserve

McDowell Sonoran Preserve

Hiking in McDowell Sonoran Preserve

Gina Sabatella

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Scottsdale,  Arizona
Hike into the desert in Scottsdale’s 16,000-acre backyard. You can access this wide-open desert park and its 60 miles of looping multiuse trails from a number of trailheads—we like the 4-mile loop trail from the Gateway Access Area (18333 N. Thompson Peak Pkwy.).
Last Reviewed February 2012


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