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Camelback Mountain

Phoenix, AZ 85018
+1 602-261-8318
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“echo canyon” (178 reviews)
“great hike” (233 reviews)
LOCATION
Phoenix, AZ 85018
Camelback East
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"echo canyon"
in 178 reviews
"great hike"
in 233 reviews
"challenging hike"
in 97 reviews
"bring water"
in 143 reviews
"great workout"
in 86 reviews
"hiking shoes"
in 59 reviews
"coming down"
in 49 reviews
"lots of water"
in 67 reviews
"trail head"
in 52 reviews
"worth the effort"
in 47 reviews
"worth the climb"
in 27 reviews
"running shoes"
in 21 reviews
"rock climbing"
in 51 reviews
"parking spot"
in 37 reviews
"decent shape"
in 32 reviews
"start early"
in 21 reviews
"paradise valley"
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We visited Phoenix in February and hiked Camelback Mountain. We took the steep side up the mountain and the other trail down. Wonderful views of the city once you reach the summit of this fun hike! It is rather quick to the top of you're...More

Thank Emily C
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I are in pretty good shape, and this hike kicked out bottoms. We wore running shoes,(big mistake)!! We about busted it coming back down several times, with the small lose gravel, even going up we lost our footing several times. Going up...More

Thank RVZ1986
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First off there are 2 main trails to the top of Camelback. Chollo Trail which is difficult and you start on the East side of the Mt where there is NO parking lot. Many times you have to park on street somewhere and then walk...More

2  Thank Brenda G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Climbing Camelback mountain is the equivalent of walking up the Empire State Building..... except harder! Wow, what a pretty and picturesque site - except the houses built into it. A natural wonder with breathtaking views. The higher you go the thinner the air gets. It...More

2  Thank Kent B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Camelback Mountain stands high above Phoenix. It is grand and majestic. It is a landmark that stands watch over Phoenix, you can’t miss it- just look up.

Thank MiMischa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were looking forward to the hike up to the top of Camelback Mountain. We enjoyed the hike, but there were a lot of people going up and down all morning on the path. The views from the top were beautiful and...More

Thank Ronald N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Viewing the native cacti above and below surrounding Camelback Mountain is a sight not to be missed. Keep your eyes out for several cacti that actually look like they are natural occurring crucifix growing from the mountain itself, reminding us all of the grandeur of...More

Thank sldbecker
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

How to rate or review Mother Nature? A group us did the hike this morning and we arrived at the base by around 8am. I recommend go earlier the better. It is very busy. Yes parking is minimal. Our group had all fitness levels. Not...More

2  Thank Narv-B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We climbed with our 5 yo and 7yo. Camelback has many trails to chose from for beginners to experienced.

Thank Trissegirl
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went late in the day on our last day in Phoenix and were able to find parking. We will definitely try to hike it next time we visit. Beautiful!

Thank luckyno39
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Pansy08
11 February 2018|
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Response from Jason B | Reviewed this property |
No, you can’t drive to the top.
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mrspalmer82
29 January 2018|
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Response from Blaine J | Reviewed this property |
yes there are at the trail start but nothing after that, that is the same for 90% of the trails we have done in Arizona and California.
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MNJNJNJ
4 January 2018|
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Response from Hannah G | Reviewed this property |
Call the Camelback Inn Hotel on Lincoln Drive in Phoenix,Arizona to answer your resort and restaurant questions.
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