McDowell Hiking Preserve Takes you Back to the Beautiful Outdoors

47 square miles of desert and mountain terrain with 180 miles of trails.

What better way to get out and enjoy mother nature than a hiking trip to the McDowell Hiking Preserve. The Preserve boasts 47 square miles of desert and mountain terrain with 180 miles of trails.

There are few better places around that you can enjoy mountain biking, hiking, equestrian activities, rock climbing and more.  Plus, many people enjoy bird watching, painting, photography, and guided hikes.

If you’re new to hiking one of our Pathfinders will assist you to select the safest trail based on your level of experience.