Outdoor Adventures

Explore a plethora of outdoor activities in the Sonoran desert and get your heart racing.

Embark on the outdoor adventure of a lifetime. Choose from a wide range of excursions, from Grand Canyon tours, to mountain hikes and hot air balloon rides. The Arizona Biltmore is surrounded by picturesque desert terrain and breathtaking mountains, making the area a unique backdrop for energetic outdoor activities.

mountain biking

Mountain Bike Tours

Bike through the beautiful Phoenix Mountain Preserve and explore the Sonoran Desert. Test your skills on the single-track off-road desert trails. For more information or to schedule a bike tour please contact the Recreation Department at 602-381-7684.

hiking the desert

Biltmore Hiking Tours

Learn, explore and discover the beauty of the Sonoran Desert by taking one of several guided hiking tours offered by the Arizona Biltmore Recreation Department. For more information or to schedule a hiking tour please contact us at 602-381-7684.

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Bike Rentals

Mountain Bikes and Cruiser Bikes are available for rent by the hour or by the day. Need suggestions on where to ride? We’ve got you covered. Call the Recreation Department at 602-381-7684 for additional information and availability.

BOTANICAL GARDENS

BOTANICAL GARDENS

Attend a tour along the scenic trails of the Desert Botanic Gardens and view over 100 species of endangered plants and 1,800 species of cacti, spread over 50 acres.

DESERT JEEP TOURS

DESERT JEEP TOURS

Embark on an exciting four-wheel drive adventure through the unspoilt Sonoran Desert and take in spectacular views of the landscape and giant saguaro.

GRAND CANYON TOURS

GRAND CANYON TOURS

Explore one of the most remarkable natural wonders in the world by van, airplane or helicopter. Take in unforgettable views as the sun moves across one of the deepest gorges on Earth.

HORSEBACK RIDING

HORSEBACK RIDING

Experience the desert like never before on an incredible horseback adventure through the wilderness of the Phoenix Mountain Preserve. Unleash your ‘Wild West’ side!

HOT AIR BALLOONING

HOT AIR BALLOONING

Soar to new heights with an exhilarating Hot Air Balloon tour through the blue skies of the awe-inspiring Arizona Desert. This is an experience not to be missed!

PHOENIX MOUNTAINS

PHOENIX MOUNTAINS

Grab your walking boots and embark on a challenging hike along the trails of the majestic Phoenix Mountain Preserve to the top of Piestewa Peak.