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 Events for Estrella Mtn 
<April 2014>

Competitive Track

2 people riding bikesThe third competitive track in the Maricopa County Regional Park system, located in Estrella Mountain Regional Park, was completed in February 2000. The track consists of two loops totaling 13 miles. The long loop is 8 miles and is challenging, but may be used by persons of all skill levels. The technical loop is 5 miles and is recommended for experts only.

All of the competitive tracks are primarily used by Mountain Bicyclists, but are also used from time-to-time by cross country runners and "endurance" horse riders. The tracks are designed for high speeds, racing events and fun. They feature steep climbs, and drops, fast corners, twists and turns and rugged rocky terrain.

Development of the Estrella Track was made possible through a partnership with Phoenix International Raceway. Construction crews from PIR built access and service roads, parking lots, and a nearby Group Campground.

Competitive Track Map  (467 kb)

(Always check with the Park Office for camping reservations.)


Estrella Park offers over 33 miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. Park Trails range in length from 2.3 miles to 8.8 miles and range in difficulty from easy to strenuous. If you are looking for an easy, relatively short hike, the 2.4 mile Baseline Trail is recommended. If you are looking for a long, all day hike, the Pederson Trail encompasses 8.7 miles.

Hiking and riding trails are easily accessible via trailheads located at the arena and amphitheater. A mountain bike trail brochure that categorizes trail difficulty is available at the park office. Visit Estrella's Trails page for a complete list of trails and distances.
All trails are multi-use unless otherwise designated. All trail users are encouraged to practice proper trail etiquette.

Always remember to carry plenty of water and let someone know where you are going.


The Desert Tortoise - Estrella - 4/25/2014
Become a Jr. Ranger - Estrella - 4/26/2014
Bird Walk with Sonoran Audubon Society - Estrella - 4/27/2014
CANCELLED -Wednesday Wellness Walk - Estrella - 4/30/2014
Evening Mountain Bike Ride - Estrella - 4/30/2014
Snake Feeding - Estrella - 5/1/2014
Beat the Heat Fitness Hike - Estrella - 5/3/2014
Become a Jr. Ranger - Estrella - 5/3/2014
Sunset Dog Walk - Estrella - 5/8/2014
Bird Walk with Sonoran Audubon Society - Estrella - 5/10/2014
Sunset Hike - Estrella - 5/14/2014
Snake Feeding - Estrella - 5/15/2014
Beat the Heat Fitness Hike - Estrella - 5/17/2014
Animal Tracks - Estrella - 5/22/2014
In Search of Saguaro Blooms Walk! - Estrella - 5/23/2014
Family Fitness Hike - Estrella - 5/24/2014
Un-Nature Trail - Estrella - 5/29/2014
Sunset Petroglyph Hike - Estrella - 5/30/2014
Become a Jr. Ranger - Estrella - 6/7/2014
The Desert Tortoise and Friends - Estrella - 6/7/2014
Bird Walk with Sonoran Audubon Society - Estrella - 6/14/2014
Family Fitness Hike - Estrella - 6/20/2014
Beat the Heat Fitness Hike - Estrella - 6/21/2014
Sunset Petroglyph Hike - Estrella - 6/21/2014
Scorpion Night Walk - Estrella - 6/28/2014

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Estrella Mountain Regional Park
14805 West Vineyard Avenue
Goodyear, AZ 85338
Ph: 623-932-3811   Fax: 602-372-8596
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