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This is a beautiful place for a walk or hike. There are many trails that are of varying degrees of... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
NancyC4385
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Marana, Arizona
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Not too hard, bring sunscreen!

The Lower Javelina and Wild Burro Loop Trail is a moderately easy 3 mile hike. It loops from the... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
CandieTravels
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Tallahassee, Florida
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful place for a walk or hike. There are many trails that are of varying degrees of difficulty. It is located very close to the Ritz Carlton which is a great place to stop for drink after the hike.

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

The Lower Javelina and Wild Burro Loop Trail is a moderately easy 3 mile hike. It loops from the resort through the Wild Burro Wash and around the Wild Burro Canyon with views of the canyon and out to the Tortolita Mountains. Along the way,...More

1  Thank CandieTravels
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is a great hike from the Ritz hotel. Get a guide if you want to learn about the saguaros and other native plants. The uphill isn't too hard and it's easy to stop and take in the views. The downhill is a bit steep,...More

1  Thank Zuzu S
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

This trail begins at the Ritz Carlton property at Dove Mountain. Staff eagerly equip you with water, map, sunblock and a backpack at the concierge desk. Many of the trails can be combined to customize your adventure. We hiked parts of the Wild Burro, Upper...More

1  Thank S J G
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed this trail but it was a bit tough to find. The beginning was easy but it became more challenging as we climbed. Some rocks were covered with sand, making them somewhat slippery. Next time I’ll bring a hiking pole

1  Thank cjkines1
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We have hike numerous trails in the Tortilitas and this is the easiest. However if you don't like walking in a sandy wash you may find some of the others more interesting. Be sure and take plenty of water, wear good shoes and walking sticks...More

1  Thank William G
Reviewed 12 February 2018

The Wild Burro trail is the most popular trail in this park, but it's not my personal favorite. I prefer the higher Wild Mustang Trail. I hike up that trail and then descend down into the Wild Burro trail and hike back to the trailhead...More

1  Thank conniegum
Reviewed 19 December 2017

this trail follows an dry ( hopefully ) creek bed, a wide sandy surface with a genital slope that is dotted with cacti and desert bushes that give shelter to the odd bunny ( actually, they were most likely "normal" bunnys and not odd in...More

3  Thank trelane
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Bring plenty of water and look for signs of ancient dwellers! The rocks and landscape are spectacular. Nice hike.

3  Thank truconosur
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is a fairly typical desert hike that can be connected to additional trails to add to the journey. Liked being able to go right from our room at the Ritz Carlton.

2  Thank phlashphelps
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