Tortuga Trail

MODERATE 2 reviews

Tortuga Trail is a 3.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Cave Creek, AZ that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from March until November. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

3.3 miles 475 feet Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

rocky

Tortuga is a point-to-point trail that connects the Spur Cross and Elephant Mountain trails within the Spur Cross Regional Park. Tortuga is a point-to-point trail that connects the Spur Cross and Elephant Mountain trails within the Spur Cross Regional Park.

6 months ago

It was beautiful however not well marked the higher up you go will go back and hike it again !!

hiking
2 years ago

There is a short section of loose rock about halfway along Tortuga. Watch your footing and wear appropriate shoes. Elephant Mountain is to the west (left) and Sugarloaf Mountain is to the east (right) as you approach the junction with the Elephant Mountain Trail.