Robson Ranch Hiking
Ranch Hiking Club meets on Friday mornings to hike various trails in the
Phoenix and Tucson areas beginning in November and ending in March. Hikes are
typically 5 - 10 miles in length with an elevation gain of 500 – 1000 Feet.
are beautiful, as well as, exhilarating. However, due to the extreme conditions
inherent in the desert, desert hiking is also risky. Because of the risk
involved, the club requires an Orientation Hike before attending any club hike.
The Orientation Hike provides an introduction to desert hiking and an assessment
of potential hiker readiness. The Orientation hike concludes with a discussion
of club procedures and clothing recommendations.
information or to schedule an Orientation Hike, contact Mike Campbell:
618-240-8921 or Kent Jensen: 602-363-4426