Best Hiking Trails in Tempe

Expert recommended Top 3 Hiking Trails in Tempe, Arizona. All of our hiking trails face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


East Curry Road and North Miller Road, Tempe, AZ 85281 Directions

Since 1999

Rio Salado Park is a popular recreational destination with the 10.5 miles of hiking area. The park is a fantastic place to unwind, and you can get a bike ride, stroll, and jog along with a pleasant and relaxing atmosphere. It offers paddleboard rentals at a vendor in a building and the park and its strategic planning initiative to create plans for change that shape the region for the next 20 to 30 years. Rio Salado Park is an ideal destination for family picnics and hiking.

Trail Running, Beach, Lake, Walking, Wheelchair and Dog-Friendly, Riding Bicycles, Skating, Bridge & Dogs on Leash


Mon - Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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East Rio Salado and Mil Avenue, Tempe, AZ 85281 Directions

Since 1973

Hayden Butte Preserve Trail is a 25-acre park providing spectacular views of Tempe and the surrounding towns, the Papago Mountain, and the Camelback Range. The trail affords the best views of the sprawling metropolis, especially during sunrise and sunset. It is an ideal place to look at the valley around, and you can see Tempe, Phoenix, Mesa, and all the giant mountains in greater Phoenix. Hayden Butte Preserve Trail is a popular spot with many other hikers and joggers.

Road Biking, Wild Flowers, Dogs on Leash, Mountain View, Birding, Wildlife Areas, Forest Lake, Mountain Biking, Trail Running, Walking, Nature, Beach & Nature Trips


Mon - Sun 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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1900 Nortgh College Avenue, Tempe, AZ 85281 Directions

Since 2007

Evelyn Hallman Park is an Urban park that offers walking/cycling trails and unique hiking experience for its Tempe, Arizona visitors. The park has a large fishing pond, a barbeque/picnic area, and some open spaces for dogs or children to run around. The comprehensive range visitors like Walkers and runners can reach the west side of the park's Papago Cross-Cut Canal and head north through Papago Park toward Scottsdale or south for your convenience.

Mountain Biking, Dogs on Leash, Road Biking, Trail Running, Wildlife Areas, Birding, Walking, Wild Flowers, Mountain View, Forest Lake & Nature Trips


Mon - Sun 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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