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Discover the Wonder of Camelback Mountain Hiking

Adventure awaits at the magnificent Camelback Mountain, one of Phoenix's most iconic natural landmarks. With trails to challenge all hiking levels, you'll find a rewarding experience and spectacular panoramic views of the Phoenix Metropolitan area. Our mountain is not just about hiking; it's about creating memories with friends and family, surrounded by the serene beauty of desert flora and fauna. Whether you're a seasoned hiker or a beginner seeking an immersive nature experience, Camelback Mountain is your perfect outdoor getaway.


Hours & Prices

Hours - Sunrise to Sunset, 7 days a week

Prices - Free

Events & Activities

  • Sunrise Yoga Sessions
  • Full Moon Hikes
  • Guided Nature Walks
  • Hiking
  • Picnics
  • Bird Watching
  • Wildlife Photography
  • Outdoor Fitness
  • Mountain Biking


What are some safety measures to consider when hiking Camelback Mountain?

Safety should always be your top priority when hiking Camelback Mountain. Here are a few tips:
  • Always stay on the designated trails. Going off-trail can harm the local flora and fauna, and it increases your risk of getting lost or injured.
  • Make sure to carry enough water with you. It's important to stay hydrated, especially during the hotter months.
  • Wear appropriate footwear for hiking. The trails can be rocky and steep in places, so sturdy shoes with good grip are essential.
  • Lastly, always check the weather forecast before your hike. Avoid hiking in excessive heat or during a storm.

Are pets allowed on Camelback Mountain trails?

To ensure the safety of all hikers and the preservation of local wildlife, pets are not allowed on the trails of Camelback Mountain. It's also important to note that the desert environment, particularly during the hotter months, can be harsh and potentially hazardous for pets.