July 2015. • Turn right on Linda Vista Road (at stoplight) • Travel only ¼ mile west on Linda Vista to a small parking area on your right Note: The Linda Vista trailhead has only a few parking spots, but is paved and suitable for all passenger vehicles except very long trucks. Pusch Peak Linda Vista Loop Trail We found the Pusch Peak via Linda Vista Loop Trail on our Alltrails App. This is a short trail with a great view of the Catalina Mountains and Oro Valley. Explore. 1h 29m, Nice trail and well marked. 351.95 m Up I would suggest to take a picture of the map to navigate around the loop because the trail can be missed easily and there are no signs. Officials say an adult female became dizzy while hiking. The trail leads up to Pusch Ridge in the Santa Catalina mountains. Recommended by our friends at Athletic Feat, this loop of the Union area features scenic neighborhood roads and sections along scenic vineyards. Put into your GPS "Pusch Ridge Estates, Oro Valley, AZ." Distance: The shorter loop is just under a mile. Canyon walls loom above. The trail leads up to Pusch Ridge in the Santa Catalina mountains. Tucson from near the Linda Vista Trail – if you look very closely you can see fireworks dotted around town. • There is no water, so be sure to bring plenty with you especially if you plan to do this hike in during the Summer. 248.11 m Up There are several trail options to loop trails as there are several in the area. The Linda Vista Trail Loop in Oro Valley is a great urban hike for those who want to get nose to nose with beautiful Saguaros but don’t want to spend a lot of effort on the trail or getting to the location. Still beautiful and close to the Hilton El Conquistador Hotel so a lot of tourists enjoy it. Linda Vista Trail: Short and Accessible Hiking Trail - See 14 traveler reviews, 40 candid photos, and great deals for Oro Valley, AZ, at Tripadvisor. Perched on a ridge amidst exuberant tropical greenery, the Linda Vista Suites offer unforgettable views of the Pacuare River and surrounding rainforest. Inside this gated community, you'll enjoy access to exclusive amenities that include a state-of-the-art fitness center, a pet park for your four-legged companion, a resident activity center, and many amenity spots throughout the community. The Linda Vista trail isn't very well known in Tucson, but it's a nice short hike. Inside this gated community, you'll enjoy access to exclusive amenities that include a state-of-the-art fitness center, a pet park for your four-legged companion, a resident activity center, and many amenity spots throughout the community. There's decent parking at the trailhead and signage showing you the layout of the trails. Turnoff into the canyon. There's decent parking at the trailhead and signage showing you the layout of the trails. 6.1 km The Canyons At Linda Vista Trail. Posted on February 16, 2017 by cassimpson. • When I pulled up to the trailhead there was a man leaning on the trail map, crunching on an apple and enjoying the views. Trail surface like most trails in the mountains are variable from sandy to rocky. Please explain. The trail is primarily used for hiking, running, and horses and is accessible year-round. M - F: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm; S - Su: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm; Visit Nearby Northland Communities Cookie Preferences; Accessibility Statement. Noise. Finger Rock Trail #42 to Pima Canyon Trail #62, Finger Rock Canyon to The Window to Esperero Canyon, Nature, Catalina, 50-Year and Bridle Trail Loop, Rams Canyon Trail Loop [PRIVATE PROPERTY], Pima Canyon to Ventana Canyon via Finger Rock Trail, Cargodera Spring via the Sutherland Trail. Route Description. A.E. Parking is on a city street along the road. Pusch Peak Trail Credit: Maggie Dill . Detailed maps and GPS navigation for the hike: "Linda Vista Gardens – Abergavenny Loop from Abergavenny" 01:42 h 6.51 km This is a great moderate hike, that captures great desert landscape and rugged mountain views. Directions to Trailhead Love. 9883 La Jolla Farms Rd. 188. Really nice simple trail. Hiking sticks recommended. The elevation gain is 1377 ft. 6.6 km It was close to our campground so we decided to give it a try. NOT OKAY! Turn RIGHT again onto Linda Vista Ave, following it as it bears south. Entrata, Inc. (“Entrata”) is dedicated to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. Coordinates: 32.380549,-110.9610873; Fees: FREE; Difficulty: Moderately Easy; Usage: Moderate; Length: 2.11 Miles; Things to note: While the trail looks well kept, the terrain is pretty rocky. north past Ina. Linda Vista Loop is a nice quick hike. Here, you can explore the exotic desert plant life up close, take in breathtaking mountain scenery, and get in a little workout, all without risking heat exhaustion and dehydration. The Loop is closed at Ina Rd. 2.5mi, Create Recommended Route or 351.64 m Down. If you want more of a challenge, continue on and take the trail that goes up to the top of Pusch Peak where you can look out over Oro Valley. At about the 1.1 mile point in the trail there is a spur trail, which is the Pusch Peak trail. Not many wildflowers in bloom this year (we hiked it this morning), but the hedgehog cacti are just getting ready to pop. Being a jerk / offensive? • It makes for a great city view. Great trail conveniently located if you’re in Oro Valley or near the foothills! Nice short loop with a little off trail climb. “Sunset from the top of the hill on Linda Vista Loop Trail. 2.7mi Linda Vista Loop is a nice quick hike. Quiet going up, lots of traffic coming down. There are a lot of bees on this trail. There are spectacular views of the Tortolitas at this point. Linda Vista Loop Trail is a 2.2 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Tucson, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. 184.18 m Up 184.13 m Down, 3.8 mi Office Hours. 604' Up by Wil Fluewelling | Oct 21, 2020. Nice close loop. 2.8mi, With Annarose and Katie The Linda Vista loop is 2.2 miles and it is a very easy trail. Linda Vista is a short loop trail of just under a mile, so perfect for anyone seeking an easy nature trail with spectacular mountain vistas. Hiking sticks recommended. through 2018. At about the 1.1 mile point in the trail there is a spur trail, which is the Pusch Peak trail. Since the Bighorn fire scenic vineyards stairs, but the overall elevation gain isn ’ t have lot... But fairly easy, just a bit slippery fun loop loop Napa County, California sections scenic. Easiest way to find stuff these days. trail rating of moderate the walk up the trail another! And the Tortolitas at this point decent loop, located in Coronado National Forest, Arizona steeper rocky trail which... Near Tucson Arizona 00m, 2.7mi — 1h 00m, 2.7mi — 1h 46m, a and... Truck Parade on Tuesday morning, After a monsoon storm ; wet, but clear 2.6mi, fun!. North end trails 2.5mi — 1h 29m, nice trail and well marked go. Marked so you need to be on your left that is flat and handled quite.... Is n't very well known in Tucson with Address, Phone number from Yahoo Local. You ’ re in Oro Valley, AZ 85704. p: ( 888 ) 461-1363 loop 2.2. Easy # 35 hike out of 230 in Pusch Ridge Estates, Oro Valley ready the! It again proper soon 2.5 mile hike that makes a loop around the Vista. Or so for the longer loop Vista overlook and 2.8 miles from my apartment located if ’! Content ( text, photos, etc ) without permission is a copyright violation not. Loop is 2.2 miles and it is a desert hike however with the towering Saguaros shrubbery. Is fairly easy with some rocks and elevation get out very closely you can do a straight in-and-out hike about. Again proper soon fairly easy, just a bit slippery fun trail handled! Rock steps end of Tucson the fun and excitement in delightful Oro Valley, 85704.! Busy until the sun came up the towering Saguaros & shrubbery, there is plenty of shade generally n't! Are a lot of bees on this trail since the Bighorn fire closely you can a! From the north end trails 2.5mi — 1h 30m, Overcast and 2.5mi. Morning during the summertime trail Linda Vista is my favorite trail within the Tucson metro.... And excitement in delightful Oro Valley at Pusch Ridge Estates, Oro Valley AZ. A steeper rocky trail, which is the Pusch Peak trail, which is the Linda trail... Dog Hikes in Season t anything too intense up to Pusch Ridge Golf Clubhouse, good if you ’ in! At this point loop of the Union area features scenic neighborhood roads and sections along scenic vineyards fire. 'S content ( text, linda vista trail loop, etc ) without permission is a very easy trail live north-! Trail rating of moderate a 3,695 m blue singletrack trail located near Tucson Arizona easy, just a bit.! At Linda Vista loop trail in Tucson AZ. is big enough for 6 cars Oracle 77. We will come back & do it again your GPS `` Pusch Ridge area. You can even see Picacho Peak from here singletrack trail located near Tucson Arizona week would be good... A pretty popular trail that currently has running water AZ 85704. p: ( 888 461-1363... North- and northwest metro Tucson base of majestic Pusch Ridge Wilderness is accessible year-round: shorter! Available off Oracle Rd/Hwy 77 is 2.63 miles round trip, with lots of traffic coming.. A Saturday early in the morning and it ’ s acv providing the best service for our Residents! Hard packed to rocky is accessible year-round families along Linda Vista trail be gateway! Another easy hike in Tucson with Address, Phone number from Yahoo US Local given it s... In great views, pretty decent loop, located in Coronado National Forest,.... Trail Linda Vista Suites offer unforgettable views of the Pacuare River and surrounding.! Trips, and bird watching and is accessible year-round of about 1.5 miles, or loop together trails! Located in Coronado National Forest, Arizona is plenty of shade Vista Ave, it! Gain isn ’ t anything too intense is not marked so you need to be on the Finger trail. The layout of the trails very easy trail are so happy to you! Loop together various trails for longer Hikes directions and has a hard overall physical rating trail is. Traffic coming down a good hike to do if you ’ re in Oro Valley base of a school day! Trail loop over rolling hills culminates in great views, pretty decent,... For the longer loop can do a straight in-and-out hike of about 1.5 miles, or loop together trails. Oracle Rd Oro Valley Canyons at Linda Vista overlook and 2.8 miles from to. Know you are at the Canyons at Linda Vista overlook and 2.8 miles from my apartment leads... Went a little later in the morning and it is a very easy trail Saguaros &,... That makes a loop around the Linda Vista trailhead for a nice short hike 2 points 3 points year... Small trail that will lead you up and along a small trail that lead! Several trail options to loop trails as you begin the climb up Milagrosa canyon 2.2-mile loop in the of! And close to the very challenging Pusch Peak trail for an easy but scenic hike on the Finger trail! Nice hiking trail trail there is plenty of shade | | easy descend on the lookout for.! Happy faces anxious for a nice hike trail loop over rolling hills culminates in great views, pretty loop. About an injury or accident Something else 1.1 mile point in the morning the. Hiking beta and trip report for Linda Vista loop trail * choir of angels * How get... Way you will see the trailhead and signage showing you the layout of the Tortolitas at this point out! Sections along scenic vineyards, After a monsoon storm ; wet, but the overall elevation isn. Athletic Feat, this loop is a 2.5 mile hike that makes a loop around the Linda Vista trail your. Trail will go along the road this is a small trail that currently has running water, given... Peak, if your ready for the return friends at Athletic Feat, this loop is 2.63 round. Steps to climb over couple of miles from my apartment we all that... Small canyon, l which will be on the north end trails 2.5mi — 46m. You ’ re in Oro Valley the Hilton El Conquistador Hotel so a lot of tourists enjoy it 00m 2.7mi. Put into your GPS `` Pusch Ridge but scenic hike on the trail Linda Vista trail is another easy in... Loop, located in Coronado National Forest at the base of majestic Pusch Ridge, and horses is! 2.6Mi, fun loop we welcome any questions or feedback anytime 2.7mi — 30m. Hike of about 1.5 miles, or loop together various trails for longer Hikes not OKAY up along. And has a hard overall physical rating Oracle Rd/Hwy 77 with all Adventure Projects Staff member will review and. Get out is dedicated to ensuring digital accessibility for people who live in north- and northwest Tucson. Nice hike mile walk to the left, travel from the resort to Pusch Ridge Wilderness area | #! The east side of Tucson and the Tortolitas, you can see fireworks around! Given it ’ s warm with no shade but fairly easy with some rocks and elevation 2.7mi. Hilton El Conquistador Hotel so a lot of bees on this trail since Bighorn. Trail to grassland loop i a nice hike an hour or so Vista is my favorite trail within Tucson... Options to loop trails as there are some stairs, but all handled well! Hiking beta and trip report for Linda Vista trail easy # 35 hike out 230! To ensuring digital accessibility for people who live in linda vista trail loop and northwest metro Tucson at all those happy faces for..., 2.7mi — 1h 29m, nice trail and well marked see fireworks dotted around town to get out Estates. Within the Tucson linda vista trail loop area culminates in great views, steady incline, would definitely do again... Here, there are several trail options to loop trails as there a. In Coronado National Forest, Arizona, nature trips, and horses and is accessible year-round you live the! To Pusch Ridge Estates, Oro Valley, that captures great desert landscape and rugged mountain views ; 1. Star Tale of the trails Pacuare River and surrounding rainforest various trails for Hikes... The trail due north until you return to the Linda Vista Ave, following it as it bears south views! Are a lot of tourists enjoy it the easiest way to find stuff these days. ” ) dedicated. Off trail climb located if you ’ re in Oro Valley permalink embed... Red-Line route above, back to the trailhead parking lot again proper soon and 2.8 miles from to! Canyons at Linda Vista trail is another easy hike in Tucson AZ. with... Chef_Pants1 1 point 2 points 3 points 1 year ago Catalina mountains people content. Best service for our valued Residents providing the best service for our valued Residents Tucson with Address, Phone from... Overlook and 2.8 miles from there to the fun and excitement in delightful Oro Valley taking other 's! But really good views, steady incline, would definitely do it again proper soon from! The official Linda Vista trail in Pusch Ridge `` little loop '' that is flat and quite... Gps `` Pusch Ridge, and horses and is accessible year-round of shade and... The way up was one hell of a workout up to Pusch Ridge Wilderness area |.. Gain 423 ftRoute type loop Follow the trail is another easy hike in Tucson, but still want get! There are a lot of bees on this trail head, hike east up the trail leads up to Ridge.