Saguaro National Park

Sendero Esperanza Trail

This trailhead is approximately 6 miles from the Red Hills Visitor Center, 1.5 miles east of the intersection of Hohokam Road and Golden Gate Road. The first mile of trail follows the sandy path of an old mine road. The next .7 mile climbs a series of switchbacks to ...

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Cam-Boh Trail

This trail runs parallel to Picture Rocks Road from Cam-Boh Picnic Area to the Ringtail Trail. As a major connection between the east and west parts of the Tucson Mountain District, the Cam-Boh Trail provides several loop opportunities for both equestrians and hikers. Red Hills Visitor Center (520) ...

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King Canyon Trail

The trailhead and parking area for this hike are directly across Kinney Road from the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, two miles east of the Red Hills Visitor Center. The first .9 miles is a gradual climb up to Mam-AGah Picnic Area, which was named after a Tohono O?odham Indian Chief. ...

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Valley View Overlook Trail

The Valley View Overlook Trail is located on the Bajada Loop Drive, 3.5 miles north of the Red Hills Visitor Center. While hiking this trail you will pass through two washes and then gradually ascend a ridge. The view from this ridge is superb, with Avra Valley below and ...

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Signal Hill Petroglyphs Trail

This easy climb takes you to dozens of petroglyphs scattered around a rocky hilltop. The trail zigzags up a small hill just north of Signal Hill Picnic Area, which is located off Golden Gate Road, 5 miles from the Red Hills Visitor Center.The trail is rough and uneven in ...

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Desert Discovery Trail

You will find the trailhead to this self-guided nature trail on Kinney Road, 1 mile northwest of the Red Hills Visitor Center. Exhibits discuss the native plants, animals and ecology of the Sonoran Desert. This paved trail is wheelchair accessible and offers resting benches and shade ramadas. Red Hills Visitor ...

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Cactus Garden Trail

The Cactus Garden Trail is located in front of the Red Hills Visitor Center. Interpretive signs will acquaint you with some of the common plants in the Tucson Mountain District. This paved trail is wheelchair accessible and offers resting benches throughout. Red Hills Visitor Center (520) ...

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Hugh Norris Trail

(West Saguaro). An eleven mile round-trip that leads to the summit of Wasson Peak, gaining over 2000 feet of elevation in the process. This trail passes through some beautiful desert landscape and provides excellent views. ...

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Devils Bathtub Trail

Length: 1.2 miles Hiking Time: 0.5 hours Highest point: 7600 feet Lowest point: 7480 feet Trail goes uphill From the junction with the Manning Camp Trail the Devils Bathtub Trail contours along a slope with some minor gains and losses in elevation. Initially the trail is through pine forest, but then it changes to ...

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Manning Camp Trail

Length: 1.0 miles Hiking Time: 0.5 hours Highest point: 7920 feet Lowest point: 7480 feet Trail goes downhill After leaving the cabin at Manning Camp, this trail segment passes by the campsites and then continues down the hill to the southwest. A couple of minutes in a trail takes off to the left at an ...

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