Help keep our trails and parks open during COVID-19 by committing to social distancing. Some trails or park services may be closed this weekend so check with local authorities before heading out.
Learn more

#12 of 43 state parks in Arizona

Best trails in Oracle State Park

176 Reviews
Looking for a great trail in Oracle State Park, Arizona? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 7 moderate trails in Oracle State Park ranging from 1.6 to 11.7 miles and from 4,281 to 5,387 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Oracle State Park is a 4,000 acre wildlife refuge in the northern foothills of the Catalina Mountains. Once part of the Kannally family cattle ranch, the unique Mediterranean style ranch house in the park is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The park offers day-use picnic sites and over 15 miles of trail for use by hikers, bicyclists and equestrians. A four mile section of the Arizona Trail passes through the park, connecting Mexico to Utah.

Show more
Map of trails in Oracle State Park
Park information
Acreage:
4,000 acres
Park hours
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Contact
(520) 896-2425
Helpful links
Top trails (10)
#1 - Arizona Trail: American Flag Ranch Segment
Oracle State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(58)
Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 3 h 14 m
San Pedro River valley views, Galiuro mountain views For the most part the trail continually gains elevation until you reach the junction with the Oracle Ridge Trail. This is a great trail that passShow more
#2 - Granite Overlook Loop Trail
Oracle State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(38)
Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 50 m
Granite Overlook Loop Trail is a 1.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Oracle, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hShow more
#3 - Oracle Nature Trail Loop
Oracle State Park
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(24)
Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 32 m
Desert grasslands, family friendly, views of Catalinas and Galiuros. From the parking lot you'll notice 2 entrances into the Nature Trail loop about 40 feet from each other. It doesn't matter which Show more
#4 - Phoneline Trail
Oracle State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(6)
Length: 7.1 mi • Est. 3 h 27 m
Desert grasslands, different loop options, river valley view From the parking lot you'll jump onto the trail and within 10 yards the trail splits. You can take the Phoneline Trail to your left or coShow more
#5 - Windmill, Powerline and Kanally Wash Trail Loop
Oracle State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(9)
Length: 8.3 mi • Est. 3 h 58 m
Windmill, Powerline and Kanally Wash Trail Loop is a 8.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Oracle, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers. The trail is rated as moderate and is prShow more
#6 - Oracle State Park Area Trails
Oracle State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(8)
Length: 11.7 mi • Est. 5 h 39 m
Oracle State Park Area Trails is a 11.7 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Oracle, Arizona and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, and horses and Show more
#7 - Windy Ridge Trail
Oracle State Park
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow Star(4)
Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 59 m
There are 4 access points to this trail. This trail winds through yuccas, oaks, and mesquites. There are numerous trail junctions along the way that give you the flexibility to make it a longer or shoShow more
#8 - Mariposa Trail
Oracle State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(12)
Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 1 m
Note: There is a $7 fee to enter the park.Show more
#9 - Bellota Trail Loop
Oracle State Park
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray StarGray Star(10)
Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 24 m
Bellota Trail Loop is a 0.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Oracle, Arizona that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikShow more
#10 - Manzanita, Arizona and Powerline Loop
Oracle State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(7)
Length: 8.8 mi • Est. 4 h 14 m
Manzanita, Arizona and Powerline Loop is a 8.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Oracle, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers. The trail is rated as moderate and is primarily usShow more