Join us at Pinnacle Peak! This is a beautiful and scenic trail, with lush desert foliage, views of North Scottsdale and two outlooks pointing to all surrounding major mountains. The trail itself is rolling with 4 climbs (2 climbs going, 2 climbs returning). There are no intersections where you can get lost. The length of the official trail is 3.5 miles (round trip).
LENGTH: 3.5 miles
TRAIL STYLE: out & back
ELEVATION CHANGE: about 550 feet
CUMULATIVE ELEVATION GAIN: about 1200 feet
RATING: Moderate +
FACILITIES: at TH
DOGS: dogs not allowed
From Pima Rd and Happy Valley, head east on Happy Valley, go North on Alma School (left at Stop sign), then make a left following the sign for the park.
From Scottsdale Rd and Dynamite, head east on Dynamite, go south on Alma School (right at traffic signal), then make a right following the sign for the park.