Tom's Thumb Trail South

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Tom's Thumb Trail South is a 12.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Scottsdale, AZ that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

12.4 miles 3297 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash



nature trips

trail running



wild flowers



8 days ago

Love this hike! We have done it more than a few times! I like the climb and the small valley once your up! The "Thumb" is pretty cool to, love the lookout!

1 month ago

1 month ago

Awesome views, kinda hard on the way up but so worth it!

2 months ago

2 months ago

some extremely slippery gravel in parts! the trail is deceiving, you think you have reached the end a few different times, but it is one of my fav trails in the phx area.