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Boldly Trek to Piestewa Peak Summit

Boldly Trek to Piestewa Peak Summit

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am a Phoenix, AZ native and have been hiking local area trails for 25+ years. Piestewa Peak (formerly Squaw Peak) is one of my go-to summit destinations. On average, I hike this trail around 50 times per year--in addition to other peaks around the valley. I'm passionate about Phoenix's mountain preserves, and I'm excited to take visitors and residents alike on a memorable, challenging hiking…
Mike
Mike
Mike
Mike

What we’ll do

As we stretch and assemble our hiking packs, I’ll spend about five minutes introducing myself and the surrounding network of trails and peaks. We’ll then walk to the Piestewa Peak trailhead, about a five-minute NE walk from the parking area. I’ll briefly point out the trail map and offer a few recommendations for completing the summit trek, then we’re off on our desert hiking experience! The…

What else you should know

There are currently no brick-and-mortar facilities due to the infrastructure improvement project through summer 2019; however, there are plenty of portable restrooms available at the trailhead.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Backup snacks
Drinks
Emergency (backup) water
Equipment
Backup sunscreen, light first aid kit, rescue whistle.

What to bring

Shoes/hiking boots with decent tread
Sunscreen
Hat
At least 32 oz. of water
Sunglasses
Light snacks (if desired)
Comfortable athletic/outdoor attire
A sense of adventure!

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Where you'll be

During your local hiking visit, we'll largely keep to the Piestewa Peak Summit Trail within Phoenix Mountains Park. Piestewa prominently rises 1,176 feet above the city and backs up against the popular Dreamy Draw Park Area. The park provides dozens of miles of intersecting trails. You'll experience the second-highest point in the Phoenix Mountains! On a clear day, you'll see plenty of other iconic mountain peaks and metropolitan landmarks.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

More tips

There are currently no brick-and-mortar facilities due to the infrastructure improvement project through summer 2019; however, there are plenty of portable restrooms available at the trailhead.
Mike
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Boldly Trek to Piestewa Peak Summit
13 reviews
From £25/person
13 reviews
From £25/person