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Trails
McDowell Mountain Regional Park offers over 40-miles of hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding trails. Park Trails range in length from 0.5-miles to 15.3-miles and range in difficulty from easy to strenuous. Those looking for an easy hike should try the North Trail at 3.1-miles. Those looking for a good workout for themselves or their horses should try the Pemberton at 15.3-miles.  All trails are multi-use unless otherwise designated.

All trail users are encouraged to practice proper trail etiquette.

Always remember to carry plenty of water and let someone know where you are going.

Fridays Fitness Hike- Tom's Thumb Trailhead - McDowell

Desert Show & Tell - McDowell - 8/30/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Wagner Trailhead - 9/5/2014
Scorpions in the Wild! - McDowell - 9/6/2014
Early Evening Ranger-led Acessible Trail Hike to Nursery Tank-McDowell - 9/11/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell -Trailhead Staging Area - 9/12/2014
Reptile Feeding - McDowell - 9/13/2014
Summer Night Ride Series- McDowell Pemberton Trail - 9/13/2014
McDowell Friday Fitness Hike-Tom's Thumb Trailhead (end of 128th st.)- DIFFICULT - 9/19/2014
The Desert Tortoise and Friends - McDowell - 9/25/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Sonoran Trail- DIFFICULT - 9/26/2014
Desert Show & Tell - McDowell - 9/27/2014
The Desert Floor - McDowell - 10/2/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell -4 Peaks/Horse Staging Area - 10/3/2014
Reptile Feeding - McDowell - 10/4/2014
Family Full Moonlight Mile Hike - McDowell - 10/8/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Wagner Trailhead - 10/10/2014
Competitive Track Closed - McDowell - 10/11/2014
Become a Jr. Ranger - McDowell - 10/11/2014
Wildlife Watch at Nursery Tank - McDowell - 10/16/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell -Trailhead Staging Area - 10/17/2014
Geocache Fun 101 - McDowell - 10/18/2014
Easy Mountain Bike Ride - McDowell - 10/23/2014
Reptile Feeding - McDowell - 10/25/2014
Ranger-led hike on the North Trail - McDowell - 10/29/2014
10 Common Birds of the Sonoran Desert - McDowell - 10/30/2014
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Sun-Thu: 6am-8pm
Fri-Sat: 6am-10pm
- 365 days a year

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Mon - Sat: 8 am - 3 pm

Admin. Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 8 am - 4 pm

McDowell Mountain Regional Park
16300 McDowell Mountain Park Dr.
MMRP Arizona 85255  
Ph: 480-471-0173      Fax: 602-372-8596
mcdowellpark@mail.maricopa.gov

Mailing Address
McDowell Mountain Regional Park
PO Box 18415
Fountain Hills,  AZ 85269-8415

 
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