Windy Ridge Trail

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Windy Ridge Trail is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Oracle, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. 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.

2.1 miles
209 feet
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly



nature trips

trail running



wild flowers


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 shorter hike depending on time and other factors. The trail itself is very easy, well marked, and in great condition. You'll find different benches along the way and even a shelter for shade. It is a great trail for children because of the ease as well as the trail junctions to give you options. You'll find great views of granite boulders, the Santa Catalina Mountains, and the Galiuro Mountains. Make sure to visit the Kannally Ranch House.