​Sonoran Preserve

Desert wildflowers and saguario cactus


Apache Wash Trailhead
1600 E. Sonoran Desert Dr.

Desert Hills Trailhead
705 W. Carefree Hwy.

Desert Vista Trailhead
1900 W. Desert Vista Tr.

Trailhead Hours:
5 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Trail Hours:
5 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Contact Information:

Ranger Office: 602-495-6939
Natural Resources Office
(Business Hours Only):  602-495-5458

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



​General Description of Sonoran Preserve - Coming Soon

Sonoran Preserve Important Notices:

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Trails rating guide

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

Additional History and Area Information:

Sonoran Preserve Master Plan