Guided Day Hiking Tour (In-Town)

Private Hiking Guide

Explore the Sonoran Desert on our private guided day hiking tours of Scottsdale and Phoenix! Get up close and personal with the desert cactus and the mighty Saguaro, hike through sweeping valleys and up iconic peaks for stellar views of our beautiful desert and overlook views of our expansive city. Meet at trailhead and transportation options are available.

Adventure Price:

2 Hikers: $100/person

3 Hikers: $85/person

4+ Hikers: $75/person


Adventure Details

One of our excellent and knowledgable guides will meet you out at one of our predetermined trailheads (your choice during checkout) and guide you on a 2-3 hour hike through the beautiful Sonoran Desert. Transportation not included in tour cost but can be scheduled based on availability for an additional fee.

Pricing - Private Hike

2 Hikers: $100/person

3 Hikers: $85/person

4+ Hikers: $75/person

Transportation Add-on

We provided transportation from all Phoenix and Scottsdale hotels, resorts, residences and vacation rentals

Cost: $150 (Up to 13 passengers - groups of 14+ please call for pricing)

Why Go Private?

There are many reasons for adventurers from Scottsdale and Phoenix to go on oura Grand Canyon private tour but the most important reason is that your tour can be tailored to your desires, timing and needs! Want to spend more time in one location over another? No Problem! Switch up the lunch spot for the day? Sure thing!

Additionally, you can expect the following:

  • No tour minimums to be met, so no last minute cancellations.
  • Personalized information, recommendations and direction from your guide.
  • Your guide stays with you and only you all day!
  • You are the only pickup! No driving from hotel to hotel (or residence) to drop off the other guests on your tour at the beginning and end.
  • Secure storage of your belongings in your private tour vehicle.
  • Ability to more adequately accommodate special group needs including medical needs, dietary restrictions, children and elderly traveler needs.
  • Tour customizations for your desired add-ons such as Helicopter tours, hiking tours, biking tours, wine tasting etc.

Pick Up Locations

Transportation is not included in the base cost for our day hiking tours but can be scheduled based on availability.

What To Bring

On our day hiking tours we will provide you with a day pack rental (included in the cost), water and snacks for your hike. We recommend wearing athletic clothing and close-toed shoes are a must! Additionally, you should plan to bring a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen.

Cancellation Policy

All single day tours incur a 72 hour cancellation policy. Cancellations made within 72 hours of the start date of the tour will be non-refundable. Cancellations made outside of the 72 hour window will be entitled to a full refund.

Large Group Gratuity

For large group tours of 7 or more participants, we require a 15% auto-gratuity that will be charged to the credit card on file following the booking of your tour. If you have any questions, please contact our office.