Description: Meandering in the arid foothills and washes beneath Piestewa Peak, the Quartz Ridge Trail leads to great views of the Valley. Nestled in the bustling cityscape, this trail quickly swallows you up into a serene and peaceful journey.
Total Distance: 6 miles
Start Elevation: 1395 ft.
Elevation Gain: 900 ft.
Water to Bring: 2.0 liters
Estimated Return Time: 11:00 am
Minimum Attendees Required: 3
Special Instructions: There are NO restrooms or water at the trailhead. Bring some money to join us for a latte or a snack at La Grande Orange - 4410 N 40th St, Phoenix, AZ 85018, (602) 840-7777.
Not sure what to bring? Checklists are available here.