Hiking Black Mountain Trail | Cave Creek, AZ

The Stats:  Trail Name: Black Mountain TrailDistance: 2.2 miles Elevation Gain: 1,194 feet Published Difficulty: Hard Dog Friendliness: My little beast had an awesome time The Scoop on Black Mountain Trail: The difficult rating on this trail is definitely accurate. Before setting out, I was questioning whether 2.2 miles would enough, however was pleasantly surprised … Continue reading Hiking Black Mountain Trail | Cave Creek, AZ

Hiking Sunrise Peak | Scottsdale, AZ

The Stats:  Trail Name: Sunrise Trail to Sunrise Peak Location: Scottsdale, AZ Distance: 3.6 miles Elevation Gain: 1,112 feet Published Difficulty: Moderate Dog friendliness: Bring 'em along The Skinny:Sunrise Peak trail features one of the lower summits within the McDowell mountain range. The trail itself isn't excessively trafficked, which is definitely a welcome change from … Continue reading Hiking Sunrise Peak | Scottsdale, AZ