​Lookout & Shadow Mountains

mountain scene

 

Lookout Mountain Park
1898 E. Evans Dr.

Lookout Mountain Trailhead
15600 N. 16th St.

Shadow Mountain - Acoma Dr. Access
2601 E. Acoma Dr.

Shadow Mountain - 28th St. Access
13800 N. 28th St.

 

Parking & Vehicle Entrance Hours:

Lookout Mountain Park:
5 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Lookout Mountain Trailhead:
Sunrise to 7 p.m. or Sunset, whichever comes first

Shadow Mountain - Acoma Dr. & 28th St. Access:
No designated trailhead or parking.  Limited street level parking only.

  

Trail Hours:
5 a.m. to 11 p.m.

 

Contact Information:

Ranger Office:  602-262-7901
Natural Resources Office
(Business Hours Only):  602-495-5458

Contact Natural Resource staff regarding resource management at desert preserves or call 602-261-8318

 

 

These mountains are smaller cousins to the more popular North Mountain area, located just to the south. Though lower in elevation than nearby summits, these two mountains provide a chance to hike to a peak and enjoy vistas without the crowds and steep elevation gains of nearby Piestewa Peak and North Mountain.

Lookout and Shadow Mountains Important Notices:

  • There are no current notices

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guidelines before visiting the trail. 

The symbol to the right of each trail name represents the difficulty rating.

Trail rating guide

*Add an additional level of difficulty when the temperature is in the triple digits. 

Additional Information

Lookout Mountain Preserve Trail Assessment