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San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area Park

11 Activites Phone: (520)-439-6400 Email: BLM_AZ_TFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 14.87 miles

The San Pedro riparian area, containing about 40 miles of the upper San Pedro River, was designated by Congress as a National Conservation Area (NCA) on November 18, 1988. The primary purpose for the designation is to protect and enhance the desert riparian ecosystem, a rare remnant of what was once an extensive network of similar riparian systems throughout the Southwest. Many recreational oppor...

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Miller Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 15.33 miles

The Miller Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 20,228 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1984 the Miller Peak 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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Coronado National Memorial Park

Rank: 231 4 Activites Distance: 17.27 miles

It was a journey of exploration, filled with wonder and cruelty. Inspired by rumors of vast quantities of gold, 339 soldiers and over 1100 Indian allies embarked on an epic journey through arid deserts and rugged mountains. They brought rich traditions and new technology into the southwest, irrevocably changing the lives of the native peoples and continuing to influence the area today.

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Las Cienegas National Conservation Area Park

7 Activites Phone: (520)-258-7200 Email: BLM_AZ_TFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 31.72 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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Coronado National Forest Park

3 Activites Email: mailroom_r3_coronado@fs.fed.us Distance: 36.08 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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Leslie Canyon National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (520)-364-2104 Distance: 38.90 miles

The 2770-acre Leslie Canyon area was established in 1988 to protect habitat for the endangered Yaqui chub (Gila purpurea) and Yaqui topminnow (Poeciliopsis occidentalis sonorensis). The refuge also protects a rare velvet ash-cottonwood-black willow gallery forest. This area is part of the basin and range geologic region, characterized by linear mountain ranges which are separated by broad, fla...

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Mt. Wrightson Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 40.90 miles

The Mt. Wrightson Wilderness now contains a total of 25,260 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1984 the Mt. Wrightson 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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Saguaro Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 47.96 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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Rincon Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 48.84 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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Chiricahua National Monument Park

Rank: 282 4 Activites Phone: (520)-364-3468 Email: suzanne_moody@nps.gov Distance: 50.23 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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Tumacácori National Historical Park

Phone: (520)-377-5060 Email: NPS_TUMA_Information@nps.gov Distance: 51.66 miles

More than just adobe, plaster, and wood, these ruins evoke tales of life and land transformed by cultures meeting and mixing. Father Kino's 1691 landmark visit to an O'odham village when he established Mission Tumacácori was just one event among many. Wave after wave of change has swept or crept across this realm - this land and its people are not static. Come visit and experience this heritage.

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Tumacácori National Historical Park

Rank: 302 3 Activites Phone: (520)-398-2341 Email: NPS_TUMA_Information@nps.gov Distance: 51.76 miles

More than just adobe, plaster, and wood, these ruins evoke tales of life and land transformed by cultures meeting and mixing. Father Kino's 1691 landmark visit to an O'odham village when he established Mission Tumacácori was just one event among many. Wave after wave of change has swept or crept across this realm - this land and its people are not static. Come visit and experience this heritage.

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Muleshoe Ranch National Park

5 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: sfoweb_az@blm.gov Distance: 52.39 miles

This area boasts rugged mountains, canyon streams, saguaro cactus, and mesquite bosques that are home to desert dwellers such as Coatimundi, Javelina, and a wide variety of neo-tropical migratory birds and native fish. The mosaic of public and private land, which includes the BLM's Redfield Canyon Wilderness, the U.S. Forest Service's Galiuro Wilderness, and The Nature Conservancy's Muleshoe Pres...

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Saguaro National Park

Rank: 91 7 Activites Phone: (520)-733-5153 Email: sagu_information@nps.gov Distance: 52.81 miles

Tucson, Arizona is home to the nation's largest cacti. The giant saguaro is the universal symbol of the American west. These majestic plants, found only in a small portion of the United States, are protected by Saguaro National Park, to the east and west of the modern city of Tucson. Here you have a chance to see these enormous cacti, silhouetted by the beauty of a magnificent desert sunset.

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Chiricahua National Monument Wilderness Park

1 Activites Distance: 55.34 miles

The Chiricahua National Monument Wilderness now contains a total of 10,290 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1976 the Chiricahua National Monument Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opp...

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Chiricahua Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 55.54 miles

The Chiricahua Wilderness now contains a total of 87,700 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1964 the Chiricahua 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 "...i...

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Baker Canyon Wilderness Study Area National Park

3 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 55.92 miles

The Baker Canyon Wilderness Study Area (4,812 acres) in Arizona, is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. The Wilderness Study Area lies 30 miles east of Douglas, Arizona in Cochise County and is unusually rich in wildlife. It is part of a wildlife corridor connecting ecosystems in Arizona, New Mexico, and Mexico. Bird life is extraordinary with unusual species of hummingbirds, trogons, and t...

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San Bernardino National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (520)-364-2104 Distance: 56.43 miles

The San Bernardino National Wildlife Refuge is located on the U.S.-Mexican border in Cochise County, Arizona. Situated at 3,720 to 3,920 feet elevation in the bottom of a wide valley, the refuge encompasses a portion of the headquarters of the Yaqui River, which drains primarily western Chihuahua and eastern Sonora, Mexico. The 2,309-acre ranch was acquired by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Servic...

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Dos Cabezas Mountains Wilderness National Park

5 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 58.13 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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Indian Bread Rocks Picnic Area National Park

4 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 58.19 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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Fort Bowie National Historic Site

Rank: 353 2 Activites Phone: (520)-847-2500 Distance: 59.02 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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Redfield Canyon Wilderness National Park

4 Activites Phone: (928)-348-4400 Email: BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov Distance: 59.55 miles

The Redfield Canyon Wilderness (6,600 acres) is in southeastern Arizona and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. In 1990, the Redfield Canyon Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System established by the Wilderness Act of 1964. Redfield Canyon is a narrow red-walled chasm suitable for hiking during the spring and fall seasons. Tall cliff...

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Pajarita Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 61.41 miles

The Pajarita Wilderness now contains a total of 7,553 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1984 the Pajarita 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 "...increa...

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Pusch Ridge Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 65.84 miles

The Pusch Ridge Wilderness now contains a total of 56,933 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arizona. In 1978 the Pusch Ridge 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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Galiuro Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 69.76 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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