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The Best Backpacking in Goodyear

Looking for the best backpacking in Goodyear? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Goodyear. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top backpacking spots in and near Goodyear

  • Buckeye, Arizona

    Mesquite Canyon Trail

    8.37 mi / 1824 ft gain
    Mesquite Canyon Trail is a loop trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Waddell, Arizona.
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  • Phoenix, Arizona

    Bursera National Pyramid Loop

    11.24 mi / 2116 ft gain
    Bursera National Pyramid Loop is a loop trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Laveen, Arizona.
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  • Phoenix, Arizona

    Bursera South Loop

    6.2 mi / 1093 ft gain
    Bursera South Loop is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Phoenix, Arizona.
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  • Phoenix, Arizona

    Charles M. Christiansen Trail 100

    11.02 mi / 1135 ft gain
    Charles M. Christiansen Trail 100 is a point-to-point trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Phoenix, Arizona.
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  • Fountain Hills, Arizona

    Dixie Mine, Coachwhip, Windmill, Bell Pass and Prospector Loop

    10.14 mi / 1207 ft gain
    Dixie Mine, Coachwhip, Windmill, Bell Pass and Prospector Loop is a loop trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Fountain Hills, Arizona.
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  • Queen Creek, Arizona

    Hike the Dynamite and Goldmine Loop

    4.7 mi / 773 ft gain
    This trail is a moderately-rated hike. It is used for a variety of activities including hiking, mountain biking, running, and walking. To access the trail, it is important to note that there is a $7 cash parking fee, so be prepared! The beginning of the trail is the most challenging part as it ...
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  • Black Canyon City, Arizona

    Black Canyon Trail: Rock Springs to W Care Free Highway

    30.47 mi / 2723 ft gain
    Black Canyon Trail: Rock Springs to W Care Free Highway is a point-to-point trail that takes you by a river located near Black Canyon City, Arizona.
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  • Queen Creek, Arizona

    Goldmine Mountain Peak Trail

    3.47 mi / 686 ft gain
    Goldmine Mountain Peak Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see local wildlife located near Chandler Heights, Arizona.
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  • Scottsdale, Arizona

    Maricopa Trail: Bronco Trailhead to Cave Creek Rangers Station

    9.73 mi / 1371 ft gain
    Maricopa Trail: Bronco Trailhead to Cave Creek Rangers Station is a point-to-point trail where you may see wildflowers located near Carefree, Arizona.
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