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Enjoyable mountain walk.

Was surprised by the walking trails & the fact of how well they are maintained. Enjoyed several... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2019
Conrad S
Beautiful views

Enjoy a beautiful day of hiking throughout the gorgeous mountains in Glendale, Arizona. There are... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2019
Glendale, Arizona
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22600 N 59th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85310
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Reviewed February 15, 2019

Was surprised by the walking trails & the fact of how well they are maintained. Enjoyed several trails & looking down on the valley & seeing the sights in the distance. It was not very busy which was good to take the leisurely stroll. Got...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Conrad S
Reviewed February 14, 2019

Enjoy a beautiful day of hiking throughout the gorgeous mountains in Glendale, Arizona. There are many trails to enjoy; you can take a casual walk on flat trails or more challenging hikes up the mountain. There are park benches and tables to sit and enjoy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank melodym601
Reviewed January 15, 2019

I love to go to this park and walk the trails to unwind. It is dog friendly as well, so love to take my dogs to get them out and about.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kathy E
Reviewed November 20, 2018

This park is dog friendly and we appreciated that. It is a system of desert trails and many of them have great views from the tops of them. Most of the trails that we walked were moderate to difficult, rugged and some of them had...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Mary D
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We hike here often. It’s always a good climb and fabulous view from the top! There are multiple trails as well.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank melissadierks
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I enjoy hiking all of the trails in the park. It can get a bit crowded on weekends when the weather is nice but for the most part people are polite and respectful of each other, they keep their dogs controlled and most pick up...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Jamie D
Reviewed February 11, 2018

This park offers ample parking at the trailheads, with paths that are manageable enough for most people, but challenging enough to get a bit of a workout. The day we were there, there was a steady stream of people on the trails, enjoying the views...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Darin P
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Thunderbird Park is a large natural desert urban park with several trails and trail loops. Study the route you plan and if hiking alone how you will get back to your vehicle. Most of the trails are moderately difficult with elevation rise. For beginning walkers...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank 235kennethr
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Thunderbird Park offers a choice of several mountains and numerous trails and can accommodate all experience levels of hikers. The view from the top of any of the mountains is spectacular. Easy to get to with plenty of parking.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank denisegF6371XQ
Reviewed December 21, 2017

If you want a quick hike without a long drive,Thunderbird Conservation Park is a good choice. There are many trails to chose from. I have done a couple of the short hikes up to the peak. There is a lot of traffic on the trails...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Response from ehd555 | Reviewed this property |
Great question. I am not sue but have been told it is a control room for the reservoir.