As the trail traversed around the southeast side of Williams Peak, we saw how abruptly Thompson Peak and its jagged sawtooth-shaped east ridge rose above the terrain below.

Elevation gain 2572 feet.

Directions Take Wyoming State Highway 414 southeast of Mountain View for 23. Thompson Peak is a 8 km less popular dirtgravel road trail located near Scottsdale Arizona.



Good news the former railroad trestle at the southeast end of Anacortes&39; Tommy Thompson Trail that was damaged by fire last summer (Aug 30, 2022,) and that had been closed to all users for several months, has been completely repaired and is once again open to hikers and bikers. . 96"W Parking, restrooms, shade ramadas, water, accessible Bajada Nature Trail, horse-trailer parking, hitching rails, water trough, interpretive signage Granite Mountain.


. Jan 20, 2023 3702. 3-mile out-and-back trail near Stanley, Idaho.

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Not that strep inclines for first mile.

Near the town of Fountain Hills, this hike meanders through a very beautiful desert landscape past the Dixie Mine and then ascends very steeply up Thompson Peak on an old Jeep road. zRuoBTztog2F69jCusKE- referrerpolicyorigin targetblankSee full list on summitpost.

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Section 1 Trailhead to Rays Peak Pass, down to Hobo Gulch Intersection.
The tooth-like summit with its corresponding glaciers loomed far off in the horizon, reminding me of a long day ahead.

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Climbing the less populous, east side of the range, the Thompson Peak Hiking Trail veers off Dixie Mine Trail to a relentless climb, followed by outstanding 360 views azutopia. . Once I gained the "summit" of Rays Peak Pass, Thompson Peak came into view.

Hiking trip report, map, and photos for McDowell Peak, Thompson Peak, Doubletop Mountain Loop, located in McDowell Mountain Preserve, Arizona. A fun, easy, short, third-class scramble at the very top places you on a blocky summit with space for just a couple of people and head-spinning drop-offs on all sides. . Feb 12, 2003 The view from about 4,500 feet atop Thompson Peak offers a boundless panorama of the Valley and beyond. . Thompson Peak is a prominent summit in the McDowell Mountains just north of Scottsdale and Fountain Hills.


Going up bell pass it rough but getting to the Thompson peak trail afterwards really pushes you. .

Once I gained the "summit" of Rays Peak Pass, Thompson Peak came into view.


For all of Scottsdale and much of Phoenix and Paradise Valley, the peak with all of its communication.

3-mile out-and-back trail near Stanley, Idaho.

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