The One Loop Trail In Arizona That’s Perfect For A Short Day Hike, No Matter What Time Of Year
The best hikes are accessible year-round and have equally gorgeous views in all four seasons, and Gateway Loop Trail at McDowell Sonoran Preserve is one such adventure. It’s short, easy, and incredibly scenic, leading to a jaw-dropping overlook that requires minimal effort to reach. If you’ve been searching for family-friendly hikes in Arizona, look no further!
Click here to learn more about the trail. Have you ever hiked Gateway Loop Trail? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience! Tell us in the comments, and check out our previous article for more family-friendly hikes in Arizona.
Address: Gateway Loop Trail, Scottsdale, AZ 85255, USA
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