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Best trails in Mesa

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Looking for a great trail near Mesa, Arizona? AllTrails has 54 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Lost Dutchman State Park or Phoenix Mountain Preserve, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Phoenix Mountain Preserve or Echo Canyon Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 28 easy trails in Mesa ranging from 0.6 to 7 miles and from 1,381 to 2,431 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Mesa
Top trails (54)
#1 - Blevins Trail
Usery Mountain Regional Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 20 m
There is a $7 Parking Fee. This loop begins at the Blevins East trail head. This route encompasses the eastern most trails (Meridian, County Line, Ruidoso) of Usery Mountain Regional Park.Show more
#2 - Bulldog Saddle Trail
Usery Mountain Regional Park
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 35 m
Bulldog Saddle Trail is a 2.8 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Mesa, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activityShow more
#3 - Spook Mountain
Mesa, Arizona
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 31 m
Spook Mountain is a 0.8 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Mesa, Arizona that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkingShow more
#4 - Cat's Peaks Loop via Blevins Trail
Usery Mountain Regional Park
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 16 m
Since Cat Peaks is a loop trail, There are several ways to get to the Cat Peaks trail. This route starts at the west Blevins trail head and follows Blevins to Meridian and then accesses the Cat PeaksShow more
#5 - Bulldog Canyon
Usery Mountain Regional Park
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Length: 14.6 mi • Est. 6 h 50 m
Note: Make sure you get a pass as the gates are locked and codes are necessary to open. 4x4's and quads on 1st wide sandy section. No motorized vehicles allowed once you get to the actual hiking traiShow more
#6 - Merkle Trail
Usery Mountain Regional Park
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 26 m
Merkle Trail is a 1 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Mesa, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options aShow more
#7 - Pass Mountain Saddle
Usery Mountain Regional Park
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h 7 m
Pass Mountain Saddle is a 4 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Mesa, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking,Show more
#8 - Merkle Hill Vista Trail
Usery Mountain Regional Park
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 33 m
The short Vista Trail goes up and over the small peak that the Merkle Trail goes around. Some great views are seen from the top.Show more
#9 - Usery Mountain Meridian Hike
Usery Mountain Regional Park
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 39 m
Usery Mountain Meridian Hike is a 5.4 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Mesa, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a numbeShow more
#10 - Willow Springs Loop
Usery Mountain Regional Park
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 10 m
Willow Springs Loop is a 4.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Mesa, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity optioShow more
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