Hike Up

Written by Niki D’Andrea Category: Arts Issue: March 2014

From South Mountain Park to Piestewa Peak to White Tank Mountain Regional Park, 81 hikes are highlighted here, with troves of information including public transportation options, maps, and fees and facility details. Menconi also singles out "best" hikes in various categories, including historical hikes, summit views, kid-friendly hikes, wildflower season hikes, hikes with wheelchair access, and our favorite, "Best Butt-Kickers.