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Redbird Trail - MSPC, AZ

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Difficulty 0.5 of 5
Distance One Way 1.6 miles
Trailhead Elevation 2,642 feet
Accumulated Gain 35 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 1.72
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McDowell Sonoran Wandering
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Preferred   Feb, Mar, Jan, Dec
Sun  7:30am - 5:48pm
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Official Route
3 Alternative
Nearby Area Water
Service Road #2 - MSPC
0.5 mi away
1.0 mi
12 ft
Service Road #1 - MSPC
0.8 mi away
0.8 mi
100 ft
Saguaro Nest Trail - MSPC
1.3 mi away
1.6 mi
160 ft
Black Hill Trail - MSPN
Black Hill Trail - MSPN
1.5 mi away
2.0 mi
135 ft
Whiskey Bottle Trail - MSPN
Whiskey Bottle Trail - MSPN
1.5 mi away
2.9 mi
300 ft
Fraesfield Mountain
1.6 mi away
1.8 mi
530 ft
Gooseneck Trail - MSPC
Gooseneck Trail - MSPC
1.6 mi away
6.5 mi
392 ft
Delsie Trail - MMRP
1.6 mi away
2.5 mi
1 ft
Whiskey Bottle Loop - MSPN
Whiskey Bottle Loop - MSPN
1.6 mi away
4.8 mi
279 ft
Monument Trail MSPN
1.6 mi away
0.5 mi
55 ft
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Redbird Trail - MSPC is a 1.6 mile one way hike with 35 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 4 miles northeast of Scottsdale Arizona. The trailhead is car accessible. February and March are the best months to enjoy this hike.

Redbird Trail is found in the Central Region of the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. It is sandy and mostly flat. Easy to link Redbird with other Service Road trails and Gooseneck Trail

Closest parking at Fraesfield Trailhead or Tom's Thumb Trailhead - neither location has water

Check out the Official Route.

    One-Way Notice
    This hike is listed as One-Way.

    When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
    WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.

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    Map Drive
    Paved - Car Okay

    To Fraesfield Trailhead
    13400 East Rio Verde Dr. Scottsdale, AZ 85262
    No bathrooms or water at trailhead

    Easiest access is from Dynamite Boulevard from the west and through Fountain Hills north to Rio Verde Drive from the east.
    From TUC (Jct 1-10 & Grant) 1 h 58 min
    From FLG (Jct I-17 & I-40) 2 h 4 min
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