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Hiking – Tom’s Thumb

Enjoy a hiking tour in Tom's Thumb, Scottsdale, AZ!

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  • Guided hike customized to group skill level
  • Hike 4-5 miles with 1,300-foot elevation changes
Guest All Ages

Lace up your boots and explore the wonders of Tom’s Thumb Trailhead in Scottsdale today.

Embark on an exhilarating journey with this guided hike in Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve. This vast and sustainable desert habitat, a true gem of the Sonoran Desert, awaits your exploration.

Our experienced guides ensure the hike is suitable for the group’s abilities, making it ideal for easy to moderate level hikers. Accompanied by two knowledgeable guides, you’ll gain valuable insights into the land’s historical significance, geological formations, unique plant and animal life, and the fascinating ways in which Native Americans utilized this area. Discover what makes this part of Arizona truly extraordinary as you venture through the preserve.