Loading...

Waterfall Trail

1.8 Miles
Easy

Waterfall

The Waterfall Trail at White Tank Mountain Regional Park in Waddell, Arizona is a very popular and easy 1.8 mile out-and-back hike up to one of the only waterfalls near Phoenix. This waterfall only runs during the rainy season and after heavy rainfalls. Be sure to get out quickly after it rains as the waterfall dries up quickly.

The trail starts out paved and runs between two large foothills of White Tank Mountain while heading gradually uphill towards the waterfall. Eventually the paved section ends, but the trail itself is easy to walk on until you reach the rock steps up to the waterfall.

Just before the waterfall, you'll start to see larger boulders and steps that head into a canyon. Not much further up the trail lies the waterfall - depending on the season.

Admission Fee: There's a $7 fee to enter the park with a vehicle. You can read more about the fees here.


View more trails near Waddell, AZ

Hazards

Snakes

Surface Type

Semi-Paved

Seasons

All
Loading...
Logo xs
MyHikes.org
Loading...
194 '

Total Change
200 '

Ascent
199 '

Descent
Download GPX with Waypoints
Note: Waypoints always include the parking location and trailhead. Campsites, waterfalls, and other points of interest are included in the GPX only if shown on the map.
Waterfall Trail default picture

Photo Albums

Hiked it? Upload pictures from the trail

Find Hiking Trails Near Me:

Map of MyHikes trails in North America

1 Trip Report

Hiked it? Add a Trip Report
1.8 miles
Trail added
January 11, 2019
Updated on
January 23, 2020
2020 donation goal

24% raised

24% raised
Shop

Weather Forecast

In Waddell, AZ

Explore Hiking Trails



Sign up with MyHikes today!

We're an independent hiking platform helping you find new trails to explore

Join for free

We use cookies to learn about our site usage. If your browser is set to do not track mode, we will not use statistics cookies. Learn more