No shade. Some trails or park services may be closed this weekend so check with local authorities before heading out. Help keep our trails and parks open during COVID-19 by committing to social distancing. No shade. AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, mountain biking trails, trail running trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. It is typically at least five feet wide and is flat with an estimated maximum grade of 5% at the end of the trail. The trail starts and ends at the parking lot on the west side of Galvin Parkway opposite the Phoenix Zoo entrance. chill trail to take on a cool day. Papago Park has several buttes throughout the area. For the 5K - well marked but this is very much a walking or running trail. Tons of great biking routes. Accessibility: The main trail surface is paved and typically at least five feet wide. Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible trails can be found here: Lots of trails intersecting,hard to stay on course. So many trails, so few signs. At the beginning of the trail is an amphitheater used for shows and small concerts, #6 - Papago Park to Papago Golf Course Loop. good place to wander around. We've got 3 easy trails in Papago Park ranging from 2.2 to 2.7 miles and from 1,240 to 1,364 feet above sea level. Lots of people for a weekday afternoon. Very easy Hike. Hard to follow a specific trail because there are so many. Good,easy, parking full, always can see people. Some pretty skyline views. Just looking to take a quick stroll? Accessibility: This trail has a rocky, dirt surface. Loop flanks a golf course, the highway, with views over the valley into parts of the city., Beautiful scenery. November 5, 2020. This is an easy paved path perfect for families and those looking for a leisurely bike ride. 1,628 photos. Got a lil off trail - easy to do with all the unmarked paths. Easy trail but poorly marked in some spots, I would definitely recommend this if you’re looking for something quick. Nice, family-friendly walking, running, and biking trail that goes to the Buttes. Beautiful views all around. Trail is not marked well. Busy on a SAT AM, so had to park @ Zoo, but extra steps so yay? It was really hot even on a 70 degree day. Best Mountain Biking Trails in Papago Park. Dusty. #5 - Papago Park to Papago Golf Course Loop. Not strenuous, would rate as easy. A big parking lot but could still be difficult to find a spot depending on what time u go. The smooth footing and low elevation gain make it a popular place for running and mountain biking. This trail is a quick hike that circumnavigates the Big Butte. Close to city roads. Excellent, easy loop. perfect to go with a group of people if some of them arent looking for anything too challenging. I went off part of the path does get a little too close for comfort next to a busy road, but its papago so what do you expect. Easy trail, family friendly, dog friendly. 1,855 reviews Directions Print/PDF Map; Share; VIEW FULL MAP. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time! Papago Park has several buttes throughout the area. This trail is a quick hike that circumnavigates the Big Butte. Description: The Papago Park Fitness Trail is an enjoyable multi-use crushed granite trail that navigates the western portion of Papago Park. View manny 's Recording. You can see the golf course from the trail. Looking for a great trail in Papago Park, Arizona? The grade is gentle (all estimated 3% or less) so most wheelchair and stroller users will likely find the trail navigable. Lots of trash. The trails that interlace the area are generally easy treks. trail several times and had no idea. Good to get out and wander. Hiking. Some rocks may be difficult to navigate over with equipment such as wheelchairs, strollers, or mobility equipment. Fun to walk around and see the rocks and planes land at the airport. Views are awesome though and terrain was gentle sloping but watch the loose gravel. Papago Park is home two of the regions most visited attractions, the world-class Phoenix Zoo and the stunning Desert Botanical Garden. At the beginning of the trail is an amphitheater used for shows and small concerts Show more Reviews (1855) Photos (1628) Recordings (1867) manny Martinez reviewed Double Butte Loop Trail. Rocks are cool but you don't see much else.