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San Tan – Hedgehog Trails (CI)

Date:Destination:San Tan - Hedgehog Trails
Level:Casual Intermediate (CI)Area:San Tan Regional Park
Approx hike distance in miles:5.5Hike leader:
Low to high elevation gain:600Hike 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:PavedWebsite for reference info:N/A
High clearance vehicle req'd:NoTrailhead GPS coordinates:33.167889,-111.635905


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:ModerateWater Crossings:No
Restrooms at Trailhead:YesGloves Required:No


Special Instructions:

This is a loop hike with nice views of the park and the surrounding area. There is a crested saguaro just off the trail. Bring water and a snack. This hike requires an entry fee ($7/car) or a Maricopa County Park Pass.Please divide the cost evenly among the carpool.


Hunt Hwy north 12 miles to Thompson Rd. Stoplight at intersection. Turn left on Thompson and follow to Phillips Rd. Turn right on Phillips and follow to entrance of park and parking lot.