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Best trails in Picacho Peak State Park

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Explore the most popular trails in Picacho Peak State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description
Picacho Peak State Park is a popular destination for hiking, wildflower viewing and geology. The park's highlight is the 1,500 foot peak of Picacho Peak. The park facilities include a visitor center with exhibits and a gift store. Before you hike, be prepared with enough water and proper footwear as the trails are steep and challenging.
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Map of trails in Picacho Peak State Park
Park information
Park hours
Monday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sunday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mailing address
Picacho Peak State Park
P.O. Box 275
Picacho, AZ 85141
Contact
(520) 466-3183
Top trails (4)
#1 - Picacho Peak via Hunter Trail
Picacho Peak State Park
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 2 h 7 m
Note: Dogs are not permitted beyond the saddle area, which is about halfway to the final destination (peak). The trail to the summit is well marked and maintained. The trail is challenging and requirShow more
#2 - Sunset Vista Trail
Picacho Peak State Park
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 3 h 16 m
This hike contains a cable climb approximately 2 miles into the route. Please keep this in mind if you are bringing your pet. Show more
#3 - Calloway Trail to Overlook
Picacho Peak State Park
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 30 m
If you want to do some hiking at Picacho Peak but, you're not ready to do that vertical climb up Hunter Trail, Calloway Trail is a nice and easy way to experience this beautiful park. The trail itselfShow more
#4 - Picacho Mountains Petroglyph Sites
Picacho Peak State Park
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 19 m
The dirt road that gets you there has a gate that you have to open and then close behind you. It is there for livestock, so please make sure it remains closed.Show more