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Wild wild world

This trail is super fun! Kinda easy to get lost in so bring some water and snacks. And be careful... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Fresno, California
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nice walk

we were staying at the golf resort,, there is a trail head there that goes south...I went about 2.5... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
jmes h
Prescott, Arizona
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“santa cruz” (12 reviews)
“nice walk” (2 reviews)
Tubac, AZ 85646
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This trail is super fun! Kinda easy to get lost in so bring some water and snacks. And be careful of snakes 🐍 my friend almost stepped on one. Whoopsy Dasiy!

Thank fresnofresh
Reviewed 9 December 2017

we were staying at the golf resort,, there is a trail head there that goes south...I went about 2.5 miles past the Village of Tubac...the trail runs along the Santa Cruz River, well maintained, very little trash, tree covered, birds etc...very nice i would recommend...More

Thank jmes h
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I walked to the town of Tumacacori from Tubac which was 3.8 miles. Not a hard trail but from a recent flood lots of trash wash down. Plastic mostly. The trail follows the river which is great for bird watching. Bring water...More

Thank George B
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This is a flat, tree lined trail along the Santa Cruz River that is very distinct from most other trails in the area that are through desert and usually involve elevation changes. Nice to have shade and the sounds of the water nearby. Unfortunately, there...More

Thank jarczyknd
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This trail is within walking distance from our Tubac rental on Bridge Street. Such a pleasant well treaded walk...with lots of wildlife...lots of birds and we even saw a javelin once!! Great nature walk and easy hike, mostly flat. We walked a ways to the...More

Thank PilarebPonce
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Four mile section of the trail de Anza used to settle San Francisco. It goes from the Tumacacori Mission to the Tubac Presidio. The first 80% is well shaded along the river, out in beautiful nature, away from it all. If you do not have...More

3  Thank AZ1912
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Gorgeous tree lined hiking path. Easily accessible from town. Don't miss this gem when you are in Tubac.

Thank HappyDoc18
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We had a very nice walk here on our visit to Tubac. We brought our yellow lab and there were a few places for her to get a drink of water so even though it was hot she could stay hydrated. It was shady in...More

Thank Brenna R
Reviewed 12 April 2017

It is 5 miles one way from the Tubac Golf Resort to the Tumamoc Mission. The trail frequently borders running water and is heavily shaded for much of the trip.

Thank tucsonsherwood
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I'm a hiker...my husband is a golfer so finding a nice trail that is pretty and flat and makes us both happy s a great find. It is truly beautiful with the gorgeous Santa Rita mountains to look at. We didn't walk the whole 4.5...More

2  Thank mountaintrekker1234
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Judi M
22 February 2017|
Response from mountaintrekker1234 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You can access the trail from near the Presidio Park and Museum, which is right in Tubac. It's about 3/4 of a mile or so from the Resort (which is wonderful) to the trail head that we started from). Google Anza Trail... More
Eileen H
22 February 2017|
Response from MGM1905 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not really sure. I believe so just because the County is pretty animal friendly. You should check with the Santa Cruz County Animal Control Department to make sure.
yolanta j
26 February 2016|
Response from TheSpear | Reviewed this property |
Start by the Presidio in Tubac and look for markers. It's a bit of a long stretch from the Tubac end to the more interesting river part - the Tumacacori end is easier and more interesting quicker. Both trailhead locations... More