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South Mountain Park Scenic Drive

Category: Camps + Parks + Sightseeing + Tours

10919 South Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85035
602.495.0222

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South mountain memory - user review
Growing up on the west side of Phoenix AZ. I have many memories of the desert landscape that south MT park provides. An array of plant life some of which are indigenous to ...
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One of my favorite hikes - user review
Whether you are looking for an easy or difficult hike, you can always find it here. I personally prefer taking the trails along the washes, where you will eventually find evidence of...
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FATHERS HOME - user review
I TOOK MY FATHERS ASHES TO THE LOOKOUT ON TOP AND NOW MY FATHER HAS THE BEST VIEW OF HIS FAVORITE CITY.. IT IS JUST BEAUTIFUL AT NIGHT..I LIVE IN MI. AND WHEN I GET TO GO OUT THERE...
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best in Spring - user review
South Mountain has a unique beauty. We drove up Summit Drive and hiked for several miles on the National Trail, I think. Huge cactuses, little lizards, hummingbirds, and desert rats...
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Excellent Desert Hike - user review
South Mountain is a great place to get the feel of the open desert without going too far from the city. The views are spectacular and its quite unspoiled, despite all the v...
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See city of phoenix from top of a mountain, day time or night time. - user review
Drive on a Paved road to top of South Mountain. Take central ave south and keep on going until you enter a park, once there you will keep on driving until you reach the park gate. Ask...
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Wish I could go back - user review
About 40 years ago I took my troop of Boyscouts on a hike through this park. I can still remember this little sojourn. In my mind it IS the biggest city park in the world. We went i...
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Stunning Site - user review
We drove to the top and there wasnt a bad view in the entire drive. It is stunning at the top. I loved it and I cant wait to go again, next time I want to hike up...
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Will always be home - user review
I grew up in Phoenix, in the early 60s no place in the world like it..As a young girl they had trail rides where we could rent horses by the hour. Mom would drive us girls u...
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Relaxing trip - user review
Relaxing trip, very nice view of the valley in the summer when the smog isnt as bad. I dont recommend going on high pollution days as you really cant see that f...
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hmm.....worth a visit, but not more. - user review
Went to South Mountain last week, drove all the way to the summit.It is the largest municipal park in the world, hence worth a visit. The drive takes you up 6000 ft above sea level an...
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It's a mtn and it's south - user review
South Mtn is the perfect place to go whether you want to go for an early afternoon hike or a scenic drive after dinner. Its fun to drive up the winding road that leads to one of th...
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South Mountain Park - expert review
This desert wonderland, the world's largest city park (almost 17,000 acres), offers a wilderness of mountain-desert trails for hikers, bikers, and horseback riders -- and a great place to view sunsets. The Environmental Center has a model of the park as well as displays detailing its history, from t...
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Excellent - user review
South Mountain Parks provides a beautiful view of the valley for absolutely no cost. The drive up to the park is breathtaking, also. It gives you an opportunity to see the mountains...
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South Mountain City Park - user review
A five mile winding road takes you to the top of South Mountain. A small parking area is located here. There are several areas where you can sit and look over the Valley of the Sun. On most days local Indians have handmade jewelry available to purchase at very reasonable prices. There are no lights ...
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South Mountain Park Scenic Drive, Phoenix, AZ : Reviews of South Mountain Park Scenic Drive - Yahoo! Travel
Drive through the world's largest park, South Mountain Park Scenic Drive, a spacious 16,500 acres with many lookouts. Fantastic views are offered of Phoenix and ...
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South Mountain Park Scenic Drive, Phoenix | MyTravelGuide.com
Drive through the world's largest park, a spacious 16,500 acres preserved with lookouts. Fantastic views are offered of Phoenix and the surrounding valley at this no-fee area. Summit lookout is at 2,330 feet and highlights the enormity of this sprawling desert area. For visitors, the Interpretive Ce...
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South Mountain Park Scenic Drive - Phoenix - Things To Do Reviews
The Desert Botanical Gardens in Phoenix covers 145 acres and is among the best for showing off a full array of cactus and hot climate plants and flowers. And in the springtime many of the cactus bloom with colorful flowers. We managed to see a few and we could see many more that almost ready to ope....
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South Mountain Park and Preserve - South Mountain in Phoenix
There are about 58 miles of trails at your disposal. The more than 10 different trails in South Mountain Park range from 1 mile in length to 14 miles. They are rated in difficulty from moderate to very difficult. The easiest of the trails is the Javelina Canyon Trail which starts at the Beverly Cany...
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