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Gateway Loop Trail

 5 votes

Length

3.7 Miles 5.9 Kilometers

88%

Runnable

Singletrack

Elevation

627' 191 m

Ascent

-631' -192 m

Descent

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

2,376' 724 m

High

1,768' 539 m

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Easy singletrack for running with plenty of parking at the trailhead off of Thompson Peak.

Tom Dobson

Overview

Open during daylight hours only.
Features: Birding — Views — Wildflowers — Wildlife
Dogs: Leashed

Runner Notes

The trail surface can be a little rough with potato size rocks. Knees up, toes up!!!

Description

This loop begins/ends at the Saguaro Trail, which starts at the Gateway Trailhead, off of Thompson Peak Parkway.
This is an easy introduction to the park and is a 4+/- mile loop from the trailhead. This park is awesome - Sustainable in every aspect! This trail is the intro to miles and miles of singletrack at the preserve including the Bell Pass Trail, Windgate Pass Trail and Horseshoe Trail. Enjoy!!!

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Land Manager: City of Scottsdale

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