Are you Looking for an Easy Hike in the Valley? Check out Balanced Rock Trail in Scottsdale. Its an easy hike in the Valley that I’m sure you will enjoy. The terrain is even with naturally sand-blasted granite sculptures to view as you hike. Atop the trail is a slab of igneous stone with a mushroom-shaped behemoth that stands tall. There are maps once you get there at the bottom of the trail to guide you to the beautiful sculptures. The total hike is 5.6 miles round-trip (or 4.2 to the rock and back) The hike is rated Easy, The elevation is 2,570-2.646 feet. Address to Granite Mountain Trailhead is 31402 N. 136th St. Scottsdale or go to www.scottsdaleaz.gov/pre-serve for more information. If you have hiked this trail and have any feedback I would love to hear from you.
If you are new to the Valley and would like more information about site seeing or fun things to do in the Valley I’d love to help you out. I’m a native to AZ and have sold Real Estate for over 18 years, so I know the area inside and out. Feel free to call or text me at 480-510-0289.