H-1 to H-4 Trails Loop

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H-1 to H-4 Trails Loop is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Glendale, Arizona that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, birding, and mountain biking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

2.1 miles 469 feet Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

walking

lake

wildlife

Thunderbird Park in Glendale, AZ consists of 5 H-Trails, named so because of the Hedgpeth Hills through which they wind. H-1: One-Way - 5.0 miles H-1a: Loop trail - 2.5 miles - 400 foot elevation gain - H-2: One-Way - 1.35 miles - 385 foot elevation gain (accessed via H-1 trail) - ascends Pinnacle Peak - connects with the H-1 to form a loop H-3: One-Way - 2.6 miles - 550 foot elevation gain - 1.5 hours est time - connects with the H-1 to form a loop H-4: One-Way - 1.3 miles - 350 foot elevation gain - .1.5 hours est time - connects with the H-1 via spur trail H-4a or H-4b to form a loop H-5: One-Way - 0.75 miles There are a number of "spur trails" that connect the various main trails. Although the trails are described as "Out and Back" or "One-Way" and the distances show that scenario, most people the use this trail network take a combination of trails that form an overall loop. To get one's true distance traveled, a pedometer is needed. Overall, there are a total of over 20 miles of trails in the network through the Hedgpeth Hills.

4 minutes ago

My favorite trail at Thunderbird Park

9 days ago

11 days ago

hiking
11 days ago

Great views and fairly easy for every skill level.

12 days ago

hiking
17 days ago

good for everyone!

19 days ago

This is a great trail for families, or people of varied skill levels

20 days ago

Nice view at the top, however not a spectacular hike to get there.

20 days ago

21 days ago

good for first hikers like me.
..great views

21 days ago

hiking
24 days ago

Nice trail for a couple that don't want something to difficult yet it's challenging if you haven't been out hiking much. We had 3 coyotes watching us on the ridge about 60' away.

hiking
25 days ago

Great trail for a short hike or run.

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hiking
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hiking
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hiking
1 month ago

Loved the view!

road biking
1 month ago

OK