hike + hotel series
where to stay
Iconic in nature, unrivaled in service. Capture the moment as well as the imagination at Arizona's premier luxury resort destination
The Phoenician, a Luxury Collection Resort
what to eat
Rustic-chic restaurant at The Phoenician serving elevated, modern eats & cocktails.
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GO FOR A HIKE
Part of the Phoenix Mountains Preserve, Camelback gets its name from its two rock formations that resemble the head and back of a kneeling camel.
The Cholla trail
The Phoenician Hotel has a direct trail that leads to the start of this amazing hike. Gains of about 1250 feet over 1.42 miles
1279 ft Elevation Gain 3.1 Miles Roundtrip Difficulty : Very Hard Dogs not allowed No permits needed
know before you go
There is one rescue about every other day, the main reason being dehydration. Make sure to bring a full bladder or bottle of water and stay on the trail at all times.
leave no trace
We all have an impact and when we leave no trace we show we care about our environment, the landscape, and the wildlife. Take a backpack and pack out your trash.
what'S FOR LUNCH
This Mediterranean-inspired venue features an array of frozen beverages, as well as a full-service bar, sandwiches, salads, ice cream bars and more.
This English tradition includes finger sandwiches, scones with Devonshire cream and preserves, pastries and a selection of fine tea blends.
WHAT'S FOR DINNER
Phoenician Resort steakhouse from Jean-Georges Vongerichten in a chic clubhouse setting with views.
HAVE A NIGHTCAP
Elegant venue at the Phoenician resort offering light fare & high-end cocktails with a view.