Arizona is famous for it's sunrises and sunsets. These guided hiking tours will get our out into a classic Sonoran Desert setting at the pertect time to take amazing photographs. These tours will start about 30-45 minutes prior to the sunrise or sunset so we can get to our favorite spot on top of South Mountain. You'll see the "golden hour" as the sun rises above, or dips below, the distant mountain ranges.
South Mountain is in South Phoenix, and is perfect for these guided hikes. Not only will you get to experience the Sonoran Desert at it's most beautiful moments, but you'll also get sweeping views of our sprawling city. Oh, and our sunrises and sunsets are pretty spectacular as well.
Duration: 2-2.5-hours of on-trail time.
Departs: Departure times vary with the time of year; we'll meet at the trailhead 60 minutes prior to sunrise/sunset. All tours take place at South Mountain.
Includes: Permits & entry fees, skilled guide(s), water, snacks & day packs. Trekking poles available upon request when available. Guides carry First Aid kits & cell phones.
Cost: $150/solo; $75/person for groups 2-3. Parties of 4 or more are $65/person. Roundtrip transportation is an additional $95 for 1-3 guests or $175 for groups of 4-8; Pricing for groups 9+ are $30/person (when available). Private tours are available for an additional, one-time fee of $200.
Season: This tour is available year round.
Skill level: You must have a base level of fitness and be able to hike uphill for at least 30 minutes.
Notes: RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. Hat & sunscreen recommended. Don't forget your camera!
Cancellation Policy: All half and full day tours have a 72-hour cancelation policy. If your plans change for any reason, please be sure to call at least 72 hours prior to the day of your tour to avoid charges.