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Dreamy Draw Recreation Area

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Am I really in Phoenix?

First I'm partial because I live here on the Preserve in Heritage Heights. Our backyard is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
FABULOUS hiking trails

If you're looking for trees, forget about it. These hiking trails are GREAT from late Sep to early... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
Phoenix, AZ
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2421 E Northern Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85020
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Reviewed 6 days ago

First I'm partial because I live here on the Preserve in Heritage Heights. Our backyard is basically Dreamy Draw. We moved down here from Cave Creek which is gorgeous. But I must say this Preserve is a total gem! The trails are well marked -...More

Thank bertprostor
Reviewed 25 July 2018

If you're looking for trees, forget about it. These hiking trails are GREAT from late Sep to early May. NOT recommended during the summer months as there is NO SHADE. The trails vary in difficulty. Some offer GREAT views. So many trails to choose from....More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

A nice hiking area just off the highway that also offers a bike trail. Quiet and peaceful, you don't even realize how close you are to traffic

Thank 196LindaC
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We had a great hike in Dreamy Draw. We wandered around for about 3 miles seeing beautiful views on a beautiful day. It was ideal for how I wanted to spend the day, however, I thought many trails were poorly marked (seems like lots of...More

Thank Cheri R
Reviewed 9 March 2018

This area offers a wonderful experience for walking and hiking. There are many trails, some easy, some moderate, some more strenuous that are well maintained and have wonderful views. It was a great pleasure for us to spend hours walking and hiking in Dreamy Draw.

Thank Martha R
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Two reasons to visit Dreamy Draw with kids: there is a paved path, perfect for strollers, and with the unpaved trails kids can wander and see so much desert landscape (maybe wildlife too!) without a huge climb. We often take visitors here too; being right...More

1  Thank PhoenixWithKids
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Came here in early February to escape sitting in an afternoon conference. Paved pathways made it easy for me to to wander around, while mountain bikers and people in much better shape than I am wandered off on the unpaved trails. Tons of them. Watch...More

Thank Lisa V
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Dreamy Draw is so unique with all the hiking trails that it has! I visited Dreamy Draw 3 out of the 5 days that I stayed in Phoenix and seemed like I always found new trails to hike. For those hikers who don't like crowds,...More

Thank jhelmuth
Reviewed 21 January 2018

we went there on a cool January morning. Bring water if even for a short walk and it's cool out. cement walkway and rugged trails available. you can hear the traffic on the highway, but what do you expect 5 minutes outside the city. Beautiful...More

Thank JRN1971
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Easily accessible with plenty of parking this attraction boasts many options for all hiking levels within the Phoenix Mountain Preserve. Pets are allowed on the trails as are horses. The appealing part of this landmark are the variety of trails and their conditions, as well...More

1  Thank ahippgirl
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