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Black Hills Back Country Byway National Park

9 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 6.42 miles

The Black Hills Back Country Byway is the perfect place to go for a thrilling drive in your off-road vehicles. The byway also offers a challenge for experienced mountain bikers or hikers. Other hobbies you could try your hand at are horseback riding, birding, photographing wildlife, fishing and hunting, or even rock collecting. Rockhound is open for digging unique stones. One of the most popular s...

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Bonita Creek Watchable Wildlife Viewing Area National Park

3 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 9.78 miles

Bonita Creek offers some of the most outstanding birding opportunities in Southeastern Arizona. There are over 200 species of birds within the NCA. Optimum viewing season is spring and summer. This viewing deck offers a unique view at treetop levels on the rim of Bonita Creek. Riverview Campground is within walking distance.

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Gila Box Riparian National Conservation Area Park

9 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: sfoweb_az@blm.gov Distance: 10.43 miles

Hot springs, river rafting, birdwatching, and miles of trails make this National Conservation Area popular among those in the know. Bonita Creek wildlife viewing area is accessible and has numerous interpretive displays and shade shelters.

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Safford-Morenci Trail National Park

2 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 10.50 miles

The trail is 18 miles long one way, with an elevation range of 3,700 to 6,200 feet. It winds through the rugged canyons of the Gila Mountains and Turtle Mountain. With the exception of Bonita Creek, streams and springs are scarce along the route. Follow bear and mountain lion country precautions as these creatures are becoming more common along Bonita Creek. The creek's clear, cool water is inv...

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Bear Springs Badlands National Park

2 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 23.91 miles

Area contains fossil sites & fascinating geologic formations.

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Coronado Trail Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (928)-865-3313 Distance: 27.52 miles

Drive through high desert and forests, and see former Native American footpaths first used as horse paths by Conquistadors and prospectors, then as wagon trails for pioneers. While admiring the scenic beauty, imagine nomadic tribes of hunters, gatherers, trappers, outlaws, homesteaders, lumberjacks, and ranchers living along the byway.

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Dankworth Village National Park

2 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 27.63 miles

Take a trip back in time and see how the Mogollon people became successful farmers in the southeastern Arizona, the Paleo-Indian (Clovis culture) hunters use stone-tipped spears and Cochise people hunt and gather throughout the year.

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Hot Well Dunes Recreation Area National Park

4 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 33.23 miles

Sound like a day at the beach? The sands at the Hot Well Dunes Recreation Area were a beach surrounding a lake approximately two million years ago. What remains today is one of the most unique recreation spots in Arizona. Hot Well Dunes provides the opportunity to ride 2,000 acres of sand dunes, set up a camp, and then soak in relaxing hot tubs, all in the same location. However, please be consid...

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Round Mountain Rockhound Area National Park

3 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 35.07 miles

The Round Mountain Rockhound Area is a popular rockhounding area located near the town of Duncan in eastern Arizona. Please follow the rules and regulations listed on the Round Mountain Rockhound Area page.

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Fishhooks Wilderness National Park

3 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 39.04 miles

The Fishhooks Wilderness, (10,500 acres) in Arizona, is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. In 1990, 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 regul...

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Bear Wallow Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 42.14 miles

The Bear Wallow Wilderness now contains a total of 11,080 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1984 the Bear Wallow 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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Gila Lower Box Canyon National Park

5 Activites Phone: (575)-525-4300 Email: ogomez@blm.gov Distance: 45.36 miles

The Gila Lower Box Canyon is a true oasis in the desert, 20 miles north of Lordsburg, New Mexico. Since livestock has been prohibited in the river canyon since 1990, the canyon has grown into a lush thicket of cottonwood, willows, and other riparian vegetation. The area provides some of the best birding in New Mexico, and is habitat to many rare and unusual birds, including common black hawks, zon...

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Blue Range Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 45.43 miles

The Blue Range Wilderness now contains a total of 29,304 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of New Mexico. In 1980 the Blue Range 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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North Santa Teresa Wilderness National Park

4 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: sfoweb_az@blm.gov Distance: 46.78 miles

The North Santa Teresa Wilderness (5,800 acres) in Arizona is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. In 1990, the North Santa Teresa 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 ...

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Santa Teresa Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 52.39 miles

The Santa Teresa Wilderness now contains a total of 26,780 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1984 the Santa Teresa 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 Bread Rocks Picnic Area National Park

4 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 53.90 miles

Consisting of the rugged slopes of the Dos Cabezas Mountains, elevations range from 4,080 feet to 7,500 feet, allowing for a variety of plant and animal life, as well as excellent recreational opportunities. Visitors will find a diverse terrain consisting of steep mountain slopes, granite outcroppings and vegetated canyon floors. This rugged and remote environment provides a rich wilderness...

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Dos Cabezas Mountains Wilderness National Park

5 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 54.24 miles

The Dos Cabezas Mountains Wilderness (11,700 acres) in Arizona is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. In 1990, the Dos Cabezas 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...

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Chiricahua National Monument Park

Rank: 282 4 Activites Phone: (520)-364-3468 Email: suzanne_moody@nps.gov Distance: 58.22 miles

A "Wonderland of Rocks" is waiting for you to explore at Chiricahua National Monument. The 8-mile paved scenic drive and 17-miles of day-use hiking trails provide opportunities to discover the beauty, natural sounds, and inhabitants of this 11,985 acre site. Visit the Faraway Ranch Historic District to discover more about the people who have called this area home.

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Fort Bowie National Historic Site

Rank: 353 2 Activites Phone: (520)-847-2500 Distance: 58.26 miles

Fort Bowie commemorates the bitter conflict between Chiricahua Apaches and the U.S. military - a lasting monument to the bravery and endurance of U.S. soldiers in paving the way for settlement and the taming of the western frontier. It provides insight into a "clash of cultures," a young nation in pursuit of "manifest destiny," and the hunter/gatherer society fighting to preserve its existence.

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Gila Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 59.70 miles

The Gila Wilderness now contains a total of 558,014 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of New Mexico. In 1964 the Gila 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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Gila National Forest Park

11 Activites Email: sjmoore@fs.fed.us Distance: 60.12 miles

The Forest is probably best known for its wilderness areas, in particular the Gila Wilderness - the first wilderness in the United States. The magnificent mountain scenery, cool summer temperatures and relatively warm winters permit a wide range of recreational opportunities during all seasons... full article

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Turkey Creek National Park

5 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 60.13 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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Galiuro Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 63.00 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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San Simon Valley National Park

6 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: sfoweb_az@blm.gov Distance: 64.40 miles

Approximately 500,000 acres of public land in the San Simon Valley provide diverse recreational opportunities. In addition, the Hot Well Dunes Recreation Area is located in the heart of the San Simon Valley. This Special Recreation Management Area provides unique opportunities for off-highway vehicle riding and hot-water soaking. Wildlife species in the area include quail, dove, deer, and javelina...

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Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument Park

Rank: 308 6 Activites Email: gicl_information@nps.gov Distance: 64.73 miles

Explore the world of ancestors of Puebloan people who lived in the Mogollon area over 700 years ago. Enter the village they built within five of the natural caves of Cliff Dweller Canyon. Become inspired by the remaining architecture. Admire the spectacular views from inside these ancient dwellings.

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