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Camelback Mountain

519 locals recommend ·
Why locals recommend it
Absolute best spot on a mountain to view the Phoenix Valley. Be aware, although it is a short hike, the trek can be rather steep in some areas. Moderate-high difficulty level. Very popular hike in the city so hike out early if you'd prefer to avoid crowds.
Rob & Amber
Rob & Amber
Lives in Tempe

Tips from locals

Misty
Misty
September 1, 2019
For more advanced hiking. PLEASE advise heat and hiking when visiting during summer months.
Todd
Todd
March 2, 2021
A great place to getaway for a healthy hike. The views at the top are truly spectacular.
Kenna
Kenna
February 28, 2021
This hike has amazing views! But, it's more for older kids and athletic adults as there are some places where you'd need to use your hands.
Jodi And Adam
Jodi And Adam
February 23, 2021
A 1/2 hour drive from here, into Scottsdale, will land you at Camelback Mountain. A must climb for any hiking enthusiast coming to the area. The trails are of the difficult nature, with some scrambling at points, but the views are amazing all the way to the top. A good challenge, but one that can…
Jose
Jose
August 22, 2019
Hiking trails with great views and beautiful sunsets. Perfect for everyone
Cory
Cory
December 16, 2019
Tough but short hike/climb you will have to scramble up but great views and very popular local hike
Hugo
Hugo
March 5, 2021
Is a mountain in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. The English name is derived from its shape, which resembles the hump and head of a kneeling camel. The mountain, a prominent landmark of the Phoenix metropolitan area, offer amazing views of the city and is a popular recreation destination for…
Carol Ladonna
Carol Ladonna
August 26, 2019
Fun (but difficult) hike with views of the city!
Daniel
Daniel
February 25, 2021
Just 5 minutes away Camelback Mountain is one of Phoenix's best hikes and most popular attractions for thousands of visiting hikers each year. Two trails ascend 1,420 feet to a summit resembling the hump of a camel's back, affording 360-degree views of the surrounding city. Part of the Phoenix…

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