First Day Hike at Picacho Peak

Picacho Peak State Park

January 1, 2019   10 a.m.

Join a park volunteer guide on the Hunter Trail and enjoy 360-degree views from the top of Picacho Peak. This is a challenging hike that involves steep switchbacks, rock scrambles, climbing up several cableways and an elevation change of 1,600 feet. Total distance is 4 miles round-trip and takes 4-5 hours to complete. Not recommended for inexperienced hikers. No children under the age of 10. No dogs. Come prepared with 3-4 liters of water, wear hiking boots, and bring gloves for the cableways. Free with paid park entry. Please call the park at (520) 466-3183 to pre-register. Walk-ups will be allowed based on available space. Max. number of participants: 12. Meet at the Barrett Loop Trailhead.