Tumamoc Hill


If you’re looking for a great place to train for hills or just like a good challenge, check out the 3-mile up-and-back paved road on Tumamoc Hill. At it’s steepest point, Tumamoc has a 14% to 15% incline, which provides a great cardio workout! The other reward for making it to the top is one of the best views in Tucson of the city and beyond.

Road Options

It’s 1.5 paved miles to the top of Tumamoc Hill.  If you’re doing an early morning or evening run, you’ll want to bring a headlight with you.  There are port-a-potties half way up.

Trail Options





Near Saint Mary’s Hospital, on Anklam Rd, just west of Silverbell Rd.  There is plenty of free street parking on Anklam Rd.

Map available

Race Calendar
The Gauntlet - 8k Trail Race

This is a rugged 8 kilometer race over the trails of west campus at Pima Community College

TMC Tucson 10k

TMC Tucson 10k

10k and 5k, with children's dash


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