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La Posa Long Term Visitor Area National Park

12 Activites Phone: (928)-317-3200 Email: BLM_AZ_YFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 123.99 miles

The La Posa Long Term Visitor Area (LTVA) was created in 1983 to fulfill the needs of winter visitors and to protect the local desert ecosystem from over-use. The campground is approximately 11,400 acres in size, flat landscape, sparsely vegetated with plants such as Creosote bushes, Palo Verde trees, Ironwood trees, Mesquite trees and various species of cacti.

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Coronado National Forest Park

3 Activites Email: mailroom_r3_coronado@fs.fed.us Distance: 124.04 miles

Recreation activities on the Coronado National Forest are nearly as diverse as the people who come to visit. The most popular ones are hiking, camping, birding, horseback riding, picnicking, sightseeing, and visiting historic areas.Fishing and boating are available but limited in this arid land, while opportunities for the fast-growing sport of mountain biking are growing. Winter sports are possib...

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Rug Road National Park

5 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 125.67 miles

Rug Road got its name from the remnants of carpet that people have used to fill holes and ledges along the road to make it more passable. The road is one of the roughest roads in the Safford Field Office - it is not for the faint of heart. Travel on the Rug Road requires a good high-clearance, four-wheel-drive vehicle and experience driving in these conditions. The road transverses Ta...

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Saguaro Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 126.32 miles

The Saguaro Wilderness now contains a total of 70,905 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1976 the Saguaro Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "......

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Indian Pass Wilderness National Park

2 Activites Phone: (760)-337-4400 Email: jojohnso@blm.gov Distance: 128.01 miles

The Indian Pass Wilderness now contains a total of 32,418 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1994 the Indian Pass Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In...

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Las Cienegas National Conservation Area Park

7 Activites Phone: (520)-258-7200 Email: BLM_AZ_TFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 128.39 miles

In a state where desert arroyos, washes, and many streambeds remain bone-dry most of the time, the year-round flow of Cienega Creek makes it a highly valuable resource. A lush green ribbon of vegetation defines one of the most significant riparian zones in southern Arizona. Cienega Creek gets its name from the cienegas, or marshes, which occur along its length. This rare vegetation community has n...

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Superstition Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 129.99 miles

The Superstition Wilderness now contains a total of 159,757 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1964 the Superstition Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ...

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Tonto National Monument Park

Rank: 285 1 Activites Email: TONT Interpretation@nps.gov Distance: 130.15 miles

The Salado Phenomena, 700 years ago, blended ideas of neighboring Native American cultures to emerge a unique and vibrant society. Tonto National Monument showcases two Salado-style cliff dwellings. Colorful pottery, woven cotton cloth, and other artifacts tell a story of people living and using resources from the northern Sonoran Desert from 1250 to 1450 CE.

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Cibola National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Phone: (928)-857-3253 Distance: 131.66 miles

Cibola NWR is located in the floodplain of the lower Colorado River and surrounded by a fringe of desert ridges and washes. The refuge encompasses both the historic Colorado River channel as well as a channelized portion constructed in the late 1960's. Along with these main waterbodies, several important backwaters are home to many wildlife species that reside in this portion of the Sonoran Desert...

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Castle Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 131.80 miles

The Castle Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 25,215 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1984 the Castle Creek Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...

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Tres Alamos Wilderness National Park

2 Activites Phone: (928)-718-3700 Email: BLM_AZ_KFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 133.35 miles

he Tres Alamos Wilderness (8,300 acres) in Arizona, is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. In 1990, the Tres Alamos Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System established by the Wilderness Act of 1964. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. Please follow the regulatio...

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Rincon Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 133.74 miles

The Rincon Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 38,590 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1984 the Rincon Mountain Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an ag...

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Tonto National Forest Park

13 Activites Email: tonto_webmail@fs.fed.us Distance: 134.18 miles

Recreational OpportunitiesDuring winter months, mild weather attracts residents and tourists to beautiful lakes along multi-hued desert canyons. Seeking refuge from the summer heat, visitors flock to the forest's rivers and lakes as well as to alluring trout streams and the cool shade of tall pines in the Mogollon Rim country (the setting for the Zane Grey classic "Under the Tonto Rim").Recreation...

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Needle's Eye Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (520)-258-7200 Email: TFOWEB_AZ@blm.gov Distance: 135.86 miles

The Needle's Eye Wilderness (8,760 acres) in Arizona, is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. In 1990, the Needle's Eye Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System established by the Wilderness Act of 1964. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. Please follow the regulat...

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Agua Fria National Monument Park

10 Activites Phone: (623)-580-5500 Email: BLM_AZ_PDOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 136.05 miles

Adjacent to rapidly expanding communities, the 71,000-acre Agua Fria National Monument is approximately 40 miles north of central Phoenix. The monument encompasses two mesas and the canyon of the Agua Fria River. Elevations range from 2,150 feet above sea level along the Agua Fria Canyon to about 4,600 feet in the northern hills. This expansive mosaic of semi-desert area, cut by ribbon...

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Aravaipa Canyon Wilderness National Park

5 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 137.17 miles

The Aravaipa Canyon Wilderness (19,700 acres) in Arizona is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. In 1984, the Aravaipa Canyon Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System established by the Wilderness Act of 1964. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. Please follow the ...

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East Cactus Plain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (928)-505-1200 Email: BLM_AZ_LHFOWeb@blm.gov Distance: 137.66 miles

The East Cactus Plain Wilderness (14,630 acres) in Arizona is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. In 1990, the East Cactus Plain Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System established by the Wilderness Act of 1964. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. Please follow t...

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Rawhide Mountains Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (928)-505-1200 Email: BLM_AZ_LHFOWeb@blm.gov Distance: 138.20 miles

The Rawhide Mountains Wilderness (38,470 acres) in Arizona is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. In 1990, the Rawhide Mountains Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System established by the Wilderness Act of 1964. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. Please follow t...

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Alamo Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (213)-452-3402 Distance: 139.45 miles

This Corps lake is managed by Arizona State Parks. The project web address links to the Arizona State Parks web pages. Alamo Lake is one of the best bass lakes in Arizona. Also, the area has good wildlife viewing opportunities. The Bill Williams River Basin is of early historical interest. The project adjoins BLM lands.

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Palo Verde Mountains Wilderness National Park

3 Activites Phone: (760)-337-4400 Email: jojohnso@blm.gov Distance: 140.36 miles

The Palo Verde Mountains Wilderness now contains a total of 30,562 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of California. In 1994 the Palo Verde Mountains Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunitie...

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Swansea Historic Ghost Town National Park

4 Activites Phone: (928)-505-1200 Email: BLM_AZ_LHFOWeb@blm.gov Distance: 141.23 miles

Swansea offers a rare glimpse into the real old west of gold seekers and gamblers. This abandoned mining town is found on the edge of the Swansea Wilderness.

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Salome Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 142.18 miles

The Salome Wilderness now contains a total of 18,531 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1984 the Salome Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...increasin...

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Galiuro Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 142.27 miles

The Galiuro Wilderness now contains a total of 76,317 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1964 the Galiuro Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...increas...

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Turkey Creek National Park

5 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 142.50 miles

A graded county road provides access to the east Aravaipa Canyon Wilderness boundary. Creek crossings and seasonal road conditions may necessitate high-clearance or four-wheel-drive vehicles. Winter and summer flooding make the road impassable to all vehicles. Call ahead for road information.

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Swansea Wilderness National Park

4 Activites Phone: (928)-505-1200 Email: BLM_AZ_LHFOWeb@blm.gov Distance: 142.74 miles

The Swansea Wilderness (16,400 acres) in Arizona, is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. In 1990, the Swansea Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System established by the Wilderness Act of 1964. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. Please follow the regulations in ...

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