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San Tan – Dynamite Trail (S)

Date:Destination:San Tan - Dynamite Trail
Level:Short (S)Area:San Tan Regional park
Approx hike distance in miles:3.5Hike leader:
Low to high elevation gain:500Hike leader phone:
Accum elevation gain in feet:N/AHike leader email:
Departure time - Union Center parking lot:Please arrive 10 minutes early to check in
Recommended gas donation:$5
Unpaved miles:NoPark entry fee per vehicle:Yes, see below
Road conditions:GoodWebsite for reference info:N/A
High clearance vehicle req'd:NoTrailhead GPS coordinates:33.190585,-111.658370


Maintained Trail:YesUneven Footing:Yes
Steep Side Drop-offs:NoSteep Trail:
Off Trail (scratchy):NoSlippery Trail Surfaces:No
Use of Hands Required:NoBoulder Hopping:No
Difficulty:StrenuousWater Crossings:No
Restrooms at Trailhead:YesGloves Required:No


Special Instructions:

This is an out-and-back hike with a long climb to a ridge with great views of the area. This hike requires an entry fee ($7/car) or a Maricopa County Park Pass. Trailhead and parking lot are on the north end of San Tan Regional Park. Self-pay envelope available at trailhead. Bring water and a snack. 


Take Hunt Highway North to Empire (past San Tan Flat Restaurant). Turn left on Empire, go 1¼ miles. First street past stop light turn left on Wagon Wheel. Follow Wagon Wheel to T-intersection and turn right on Wild Horse. Parking lot is at end of road.