phoenix summit challenge

More than 1,200 participants, 100+ volunteers, 25 miles, 7 summits, 1 amazing event!

Phoenix Summit Challenge highlights the vastness, beauty and physical challenge the city's more than 41,000 acres of desert parks and mountain preserves offer.

The event is held each November in multiple City of Phoenix park preserves. All funds go toward supporting the Phoenix Trails Fund.

Participants can choose from the PHX7, PHX5, PHX4 or All Abilities4 routes and packages. Cost per person includes a day of hiking, dinner, giveaways and event t-shirt. Corporate/Team (team of eight) registration also is available.

The 2019 event will be held on Saturday, November 17

PSC18 Registration Dates:

Team Registration: Tuesday, August 28th at 10:00 a.m.

PHX7: Thursday, August 30th at 10:00 a.m.

PHX5: Tuesday, September 4th at 10:00 a.m.

PHX4 & All Abilities: Thursday, September 6th at 10:00 a.m.

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