Reach 11 Recreation Area


Reach 11 Recreation Area is a 1,500-acre City of Phoenix rict park. The recreation area is approximately 7 miles long and less than 1/2 mile wide. The park runs east and west along the north side of the CAP canal. There are 18 miles of seven foot wide, groomed, multi-use trails that bisect the entire park. The trails meander through a unique xeroriparian desert landscape that is abundant with native vegetation and wildlife. Home to the Arizona Horse Lovers Park this is a popular area for equestrian programs and events.


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​Contact Information:

Ranger Office:

Administrative Office:

Natural Resources Office
(Business Hours Only):

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

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Review "Take a Hike. Do it Right." 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.