Tunnel Vision Page 4

Highlands Gate to Scotsdale GC Trailhead

  • Route: Pick up the Tunnel Vision Trail by the Highland Gate. Head Northeast down the hollar.

  • Surface: The trail is the soft-surface trail. It is a wide rack trail design. Approximately 3 feet wide.

  • Rating: The rating on this section of the trail is Blue Square, a medium rating.

  • Distance: It is a robust walk of 3.5 miles with a gain of 250 ft of elevation.

  • Parking: There are public trailheads by Casey Gas Station (Highland Gate) and in Scotsdale GC trailer parking lot (Scotsdale Dr and Cullen Hills Dr.)

  • Notes: This walk is moderately difficult. There are lots of ups and downs. Starting at the Highlands Gate end is a bit earlier than starting at the golf course. The walk took us about 1 1/2 hours

  • Like other walks in this area, there is a lot of damage from the wind storms a few years ago.

  • Carry water and a phone when walking the trails.