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Scale All guests must be under 275lbs

Checkmark This tour is guided by one of our certified drivers

Info All guests must wear closed toed shoes

Guest Price is per person


Our guide-led Sonoran Desert Jeep Tour is a bumpy, low-speed sightseeing tour through the scenic and rigorous off-road trails of the Tonto National Forest. Our professional tour guides teach you about Sonoran desert flora, fauna, and Native American history while trekking through the most scenic off-road trails in the Scottsdale area.

This tour is completely private and includes resort pick-up and drop-off within Scottsdale, Fountain Hills, Carefree, and Paradise Valley.

Vehicles used: Jeep Wrangler Unlimited (6 seats), Jeep YJ (7 seats), Jeep Gladiator (14 seats)


Closed-toe shoes are required for when we venture out on foot at our designated stopping points. During the fall and winter months, be sure to bring a jacket. Temperatures in the desert drop ~30 degrees after sunset. We recommend wearing comfortable outdoor clothing that will show up well in your photographs (there will be plenty!)

Off-Road Jeep Adventures is a special recreation permit-holder through the U.S. Department of Agriculture: Cave Creek Ranger District and the U.S. Department of the Interior: Bureau of Land Management. Our Scottsdale departure off-road tours occur northwest of Rio Verde, northeast of Scottsdale, west of the Verde River, and southeast of Cave Creek. Our Table Mesa off-road tours occur northwest of New River and southwest of Black Canyon City.

Health restrictions: Off-road Jeep tours are rough, bumpy rides through rigorous terrain. Our off-road Jeep tours are not suitable for guests with back problems, neck problems, motion sickness, pregnancy, major medical conditions, or any other health condition that can be aggravated by a bumpy ride through rough terrain. Maximum weight per seat: 275 pounds. Call our office at least 24 hours in advance to make special arrangements.

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