North Mountain Visitor Center
12950 N. 7th Street
Phoenix, AZ


Directions

The North Mountain Visitor Center is in the North Mountain Preserve located in the middle of the City of Phoenix. One of the main attractions of the park is the ability to experience a true desert mountain environment without traveling outside of the Phoenix metro area.

Short Description:

The North Mountain Visitor Center is located on the west side of 7th Street, 0.6 miles south of Thunderbird.
Address: 12950 N. 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85029

To get to the North Mountain Visitor Center:

From the
Northwest
(I-17 S to Thunderbird)
Traveling southbound on the Black Canyon Freeway (I-17), exit at Thunderbird Road (exit 210).
Travel east on Thunderbird 3.1 miles to 7th Street.
Travel south on 7th Street 0.6 miles to the North Mountain Visitor Center on the west side of 7th Street. View Google Map
From the
North
(Loop 101 E or W to 7th Street)
Traveling eastbound or westbound on the Loop 101, exit at 7th Street (exit 26).
Travel south on 7th Street 4.3 miles to Thunderbird, then continue an extra 0.6 miles to the North Mountain Visitor Center on the west side of 7th Street. View Google Map
From the
Northeast
(AZ 51 S to Cactus) Traveling southbound on AZ 51 (Piestewa Freeway), exit at Cactus Road (exit 10).
Travel west on Cactus 1.5 miles to where it turns into Thunderbird Road. (At Cave Creek Road. Don't turn on Cave Creek!)
Continue west (straight) on Thunderbird 1.8 miles to 7th Street.
Travel south on 7th Street 0.6 miles to the North Mountain Visitor Center on the west side of 7th Street. View Google Map
From the
Southeast
(AZ 51 N to Northern)
Traveling northbound on AZ 51 (Piestewa Freeway), exit at Northern Avenue (exit 7).
Travel west on Northern 1.7 miles to 7th Street.
Travel north on 7th Street 3.2 miles to the North Mountain Visitor Center on the west side of 7th Street. View Google Map
From the
Southwest
(I-17 northbound to Dunlap)
Traveling northbound on the Black Canyon Freeway (I-17), exit at Dunlap Avenue (exit 207).
Travel east on Dunlap 3.0 miles to 7th Street.
Travel north on 7th Street 2.2 miles to the North Mountain Visitor Center on the west side of 7th Street. View Google Map

Maps

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Overview Map
Map View, North Mountain Visitor Center

Satellite Map
Satellite View, North Mountain Visitor Center