Welcome to the 2017-2018 Hike Season

The PebbleCreek Hiking Club has been established to provide PebbleCreek residents with the opportunity to enjoy recreational hiking in an organized, safe and social environment.

Eight or more hikes are conducted each week for multiple levels of ability.

The least strenuous hikes are "D" level, held on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Additional hikes on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays are at "C" level; and Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays at "B" level. See our Ratings page for full description of the various levels.

Membership dues are now $10.00 per member. Each member must submit a new registration form along with their dues payment. This is an annual requirement. Checks should be made payable to: PCHC.   Dues may be paid at the club's monthly meetings.  They also may be sent to:  Dennis Zigmunt, PCHC Treasurer, 16074 W. Roanoke Ave., Goodyear, AZ 85395

Completion of a walk and an orientation hike are required prior to becoming members.  See Introductory Hikes for more information.  Once completed, new members need to submit their registration form and dues.  For more information on the club's membership requirements, please contact Dana Thomas, PCHC President, at 907-590-4425

2017-2018 Hike Schedules

Monday "B"
Thursday B"
Friday "B"
Monday "C"
Wednesday "C"
Friday "C"
Saturday "C"
Tuesday "D"
Thursday "D"

April-May 2018 Hike Descriptions
Monday "B"
Thursday "B"
Friday "B"
Monday "C"
Wednesday "C"
Friday "C"
Saturday "C"
Tuesday "D"
Thursday "D"


Hiking Club Picnic - Thursday, April 19- 4 PM - Sunrise Park (Eagles Nest)
   Directions to Sunrise Park:
            Turn right at first stop sign inside Eagles Nest (Robson Circle South).
            Continue on Robson Circle South for about a mile.
            Sunrise Park is on left side of street just across from Earll Drive

What to Bring:

  1. Food item that you signed up for –  If you have not signed up please select
    Appetizer, Main Course or Dessert. Send selection to
    or to
  2. Serving utensil for your food item
  3. Drink – if you want something other than water
  4. Lawn chair
  5. Money to participate in 50/50 raffle
  6. Hiking items you want to sell
  7. Some of you have volunteered to bring ice, coolers, tables and shades (tents). Please bring these items 1 hour before picnic starts.

Awards Patches 

Patches Awards patches for achievement of hundreds of hikes or thousands of miles are available for purchase by ordering them at Hiking Club meetings. If you can’t attend a meeting and want to order a patch, contact Dennis Zigmunt, 623-237-1077, or

Please choose one of the top two patches, either Boots or Club Logo design, and Large (3 1/2”), or Small (2 3/4”) size. Call or email Dennis with your selection. If you want one of the other patches, call Dennis to discuss.

Orders will be placed for embroidery after the meeting, and should be available in a week or two. Payment to be made on pick up of the patches.

New File Added Under "Additional Information" at lower right

Thie file contains a list of members and the number hikes they have made year-by-year for 2004 through 2016.(File from Pete as recently sent in an email from Dennis)

The 2016-2017 historical file is still listed there, as well as the current 2017-2018 file. USing all three files you can count your hikes from 2004 to date.

Revised Mandatory Item List for Hikes

Please review this revised list of the mandatory items to bring on all hikes.
It can also be found on the Documents page.  

Registration, Waiver, Documents
Please visit the Documents page for Club registration and waiver forms, our Standard Operating Procedures, and numerous other informative documments


Sput Cross 3/22


Spur Cross

Cave Creek

March 22

Photo: Doug Jamiolkowski

Lynn Warren 7000 miles

Lynn Warren Hikes 7,000 miles

Estrella Foothills


March 16

Photo: Lynn Warren

Twilight Hike


Twilight Hike

White Tank Park

March 11

Photo: Lynn Warren

Road Runner

Road Runner Trail

Lake Pleasant


March 8

Photo: Doug Jamiolkowski

Seven Falls


Seven Falls

Sabino Canyon

Nadine Eder

Hikes 1,000 Miles

March 8

Photo:Lynn Warren

Spring Picnic 2017
2017 Spring Picnic

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The PebbleCreek Hiking Club is a PCHOA approved organization


Thursday - April 19 - 4 PM
Sunrise Park (EN)
Agenda      March Minutes

Follow Blue Links to SmugMug photos

April/May Hikes
Meet 6:30 Leave 6:45

Friday April 20 - "B"
8 miles, 900 feet
Baseline / Rainbow / Toothaker loop
Estrella Mtn Park

Friday April 20 - "C"
7.7 miles, 900 feet
Baseline / Rainbow / Toothaker loop
Estrella Mtn Park

Saturday April 21 - "C"
7.3 miles, 500 feet
Library / Black Mesa / Waterfall
White Tanks Park

Monday April 23 - "B"
9.8 miles, 1800 feet
Quartz Mine / Lost Creek / Turnbuckle / Chuckwalla / Granite Falls / Turnbuckle
Skyline Regional Park

Monday April 23 - "C"
7 miles, 1000 feet
Quartz Mine / Lost Creek / Turnbckle
Skyline Regional Park

Tuesday April 24 - "D+"
5.3 miles, 550 feet
Petroglyphs / South of Boarder

Wednesday April 25 - "C"
7.7 miles, 1000 feet
Beardsdey / Frog Tank / Roadrunner
Lake Pleasant Regional Park

Thursday April 26 - "C/B"
6.8 miles, 850 feet
Joshua Tree North Monolith
Highway 93

Thursday April 26 - "D"
4 miles, 500 feet
Ford Canyon View
White Tank Park

Friday April 27 - "B-"
8.0 miles, 800 feet
Adobe Jack / Teacup / Sugarloaf Summit / Grand Central Loop

Friday April 27 - "C"
7.4-8.0 miles, 800 feet
Adobe Jack / Teacup / Sugarloaf Summit / Grand Central Loop

Saturday April 28 - "C"
7 miles, 1000 feet
SOB / Lost Creek / Quartz Mine / Turtuga / East Rd / LC / Petroglyphs

Monday April 30 - "B"
9 miles, 1600 feet
Groom Creek Trail 307

Monday April 30 - "C+"
7 miles, 1400 feet
Constellation + Willow Lake Dells

Tuesday May 1 - "D"
4 miles, 300 feet
Marcus Landslide / Rock Kob loop
McDowell Sonoran Preserve

Wednesday May 2 - "C"
5-10 miles, 900 feet
BCT K-Mine Segment from BC City TH
I-17 Exit 242

Thursday May 3 - "B"
15 miles, 1000 feet
Peterson Long Loop
Estrella Mtns

Thursday May 3 - "D"
To be determined by the group

Friday May 4 - "B"
6+ miles, 1100 feet
200 / 202 / 8A / 100 / 1A / 304 loop
Peistawa Peak

Friday May 4 - "C"
6 miles, 1100 feet
200 / 202 / 8A / 100 / 1A / 304 loop
Peistawa Peak

Saturday May 5 - "C"
7 miles, 1000 feet
Turnbuckle / Granite Falls / Chuckwalla
Skyline Park

Additional Information
Mileage Stats 2017-2018 Season
Download the file
Thru 03/11/18 Thanks to Diana Bedwell

Mileage Stats @ End of 2016-2017
Download the file

Member Hike Counts 2004-2016
Download the file

Club Meeting Minutes
Frequently Asked Questions
Hike Ratings
2017-2018 Group Photos
2016-2017 Group Photos
2015-2016 Group Photos
2014-2015 Group Photos
2013-2014 Group Photos
2012-2013 Group Photos
2011-2012 Group Photos
2010-2011 Group Photos
Club Officers, and
Hike Co-Ordinators
Additional Club Documents
Items needed for Orientation
Related Web Site Links

Hike Location Photos

The Club maintains an extensive photo collection of previous hikes at SmugMug, where you can check out all the Photo Galleries. (Password required, ask an officer)

The Monthly Hike Descriptions and the calendar listings often have a link to photos of that location.