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Best trails in Vail

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Looking for a great trail near Vail, Arizona? AllTrails has 19 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. If you're looking for the best trails in Saguaro National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Tumamoc Desert Laboratory or Tucson Mountain Park. Ready for some activity? There are 13 moderate trails in Vail ranging from 2.8 to 20.4 miles and from 2,844 to 8,667 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 Vail
Top trails (19)
#1 - Tanque Verde Ridge
Saguaro National Park
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 57 m
#2 - Loma Verde and Squeeze Pen Loop
Saguaro National Park
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 36 m
#3 - Tanque Verde Falls Beach
Saguaro National Park
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 23 m
Note: You cannot currently park and leave a car along this stretch of Redington Road due to shooting closures in the area. The restriction includes the road from the National Forest's western boundary to the 6.3 mile marker. For more information, please see https://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/fseprd611945.pdfShow more
#4 - Gabe Zimmerman Trail Loop
Vail, Arizona
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 3 m
#5 - Hope Camp Coyote Wash and Ruiz Trail Loop
Saguaro National Park
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 2 h 39 m
#6 - Arizona Trail: Zimmerman Trailhead to Charolais Road
Vail, Arizona
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Length: 8.1 mi • Est. 3 h 34 m
#7 - Hope Campe, Ruiz Trail, and Coyote Wash Trail
Saguaro National Park
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Length: 5.6 mi • Est. 2 h 34 m
#8 - Arizona Trail: Gabe Zimmerman to Savilla Campground
Vail, Arizona
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Length: 7 mi • Est. 3 h 19 m
#9 - Arizona Trail: Pistol Hill Road to Three Bridges
Vail, Arizona
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Length: 16.6 mi • Est. 7 h 44 m
#10 - Cow Head Saddle Trail
Saguaro National Park
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Length: 26 mi • Est. Multi-day
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