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Service Road #1 - MSPC is a 0.8 mile one way hike with 100 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 4 miles east-northeast of Scottsdale Arizona. The trailhead is car accessible. February and March are the best months to enjoy this hike.
This trail is in the Central region of the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. Link this Service Road with Saguaro Nest Trail, the McDowell Mountain Regional Park, and Gooseneck Trail.
Fraesfield TH and Tom's Thumb TH do not have water.
Check out the Official Route.
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.