Scottsdale Hiking Tour
TripAdvisor's 2019-2020 #1 ranked outdoor activity. Experience the Sonoran desert on the scenic trails of the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. Your professional tour guide will teach you about Sonoran desert flora, fauna and Native American history throughout the Gateway Loop hike.
Covid-19 precautions: The entire activity will occur outdoors. All non-cohabitating hikers must stand at least 6 feet away from other non-cohabitating hikers and the Tour Guides.
Difficulty: Moderate, rocky and loose terrain. Every hiker must have a moderate physical fitness level and no medical conditions or physical limitations that would preclude them from safely completing a moderate hike.
per adult from
120 to 180 minutes
What's included :
- Tour Guide
- Bottled water
What's excluded :
- Closed-toed hiking shoes
- Contactless gratuity through the Venmo app
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: McDowell Sonoran Preserve, 18333 N. Thompson Peak Pkwy, Scottsdale, AZ
The Gateway Loop located in the McDowell Sonoran Preserve is a moderate hike overlooking Scottsdale.
Duration: 2 hours
Departure Point :18333 N Thompson Peak Pkwy, Scottsdale, AZ 85255, USA
Departure Time :9:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Guests must have a moderate physical fitness level.
- Closed-toed shoes are mandatory. Hiking shoes are highly recommended.
- From November to February, warm clothing is recommended.
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.