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Superstition Mountains

4087 E. Apache Trail, 5 miles Northeast of Apache Junction, AZ 85119
+1 480-983-4888
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Located near the east rim of the Valley of the Sun and popular for the legend of the Lost Dutchman Mine.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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4087 E. Apache Trail, 5 miles Northeast of Apache Junction, AZ 85119
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We love to day hike and found a wonderland in the Superstition Mountains and Tonto National Forest. Thus far we have hiked 8 trails and expect to hike at least 5 more before our departure. We highly recommend The Wave Cave and Peralta Point

Thank David L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends in Phoenix took us for a one hour trek around the mountains, nothing too strenuous and the flora and views were very Arizona. We then drove to Mammoth Steakhouse & Saloon at Goldfield Ghost Town and ate some quesadillas washed down with refreshing Mexican...More

Thank airheart_ash
Reviewed 1 week ago

The trailhead is in a neighborhood near Apache Junction. We used our phone GPS to get there. It told us to turn left a little early and the sign said "Private Road - no trail access", we just kept going straight and saw the parking...More

Thank Carole S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The drive to the Superstition Mountains is easy if you are staying in Phoenix, only took about 45 mins to get to the base of the mountains, which Is important if you are traveling with kids- Phoenix is so big and so many of the...More

Thank knhall1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did this trail with the North Mountain Hiking Club. A very scenic hike I’d never done before. Definitely worth the drive out; lots to take pictures of. Bring lots of water and snacks, take time to enjoy and take it all in.

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wanted to go to the grand canyon, but after canyon lake in the superstition mountains I was all crayoned out. This was quite a sight to see. So steep are these canyons I all most lost my lunch. There are 83 curves with lout...More

Thank salsa1977
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Superstition Mountain is a majestic rock formation. It’s 50 minutes away from central Phoenix. It’s a National Park and there’s a $7.00 fee per car. There’s many trails you can take for hiking, from very easy ones to a very physically demanding ones but not...More

1  Thank orlykleber
Reviewed 16 January 2018

My Phoenix-area hiking club decided to go up. It was the same hike/climb my buddy and I did four years ago, but slightly less gung ho. We didn't get lost this time either. It's a slog - no two ways about it - but if...More

Thank rjennings
Reviewed 10 January 2018

My Girlfriend and I took a 4 day Back-Pack trip into the Super-Wilderness words cant ex-plane how wonderful it is to leave civilization and become one with Nature and the land around you. The land of the American Indians, the Legendary Frontiersmen and the Land...More

Thank Nathan G
Reviewed 3 January 2018

My husband and I came here last week for a day trip/day hike. We went up the easy way and down the not so traveled path. I loved it. Beautiful scenery, challenging hiking, and far away from the hustle and bustle of the city. FYI,...More

Thank Kari M
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TOM S
20 January 2018|
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Response from Rebecka R | Reviewed this property |
Massacre ground trail or peralta trail. Both moderate picturesque shorter than 6 hour trails.
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Kelly S
12 April 2017|
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Response from Steven B | Reviewed this property |
Don't bother with that hike. Do the Siphon Draw trail up the northwest side all the way to the Flatiron and then take a left all the way to the top. If you are in real good shape, you can be up and down in four hours. But... More
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caitlynburrows
14 January 2017|
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Response from Steven B | Reviewed this property |
I see dogs up there all time. I think they need to leashed, but people do bring their dogs.
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