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Tucson Mountain Park

8451 W McCain Loop, Tucson, AZ 85735-9062
+1 520-724-9999
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A 20,000-acre desert natural preserve that accommodates many outdoor activities.
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8451 W McCain Loop, Tucson, AZ 85735-9062
+1 520-724-9999
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

There are routes around the mountain pass to go to the Desert Museum or Old Tucson, but why miss this fantastic view? Just a drive through and over is breath taking. Take q ucik little hike or plan a longer one for incredible views of...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Easy drive as you're going into the western district (Tucson Mountain District) of the Saguaro National Park. Lots of saguaros, various cacti, etc.

Thank AAHolt
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The county campground on McCain loop is a great opportunity to camp in the near wild of the desert. Only minutes from Tucson and very close to Saguaro West and Old Tucson park it is a great place to RV. We have stayed there on...More

Thank JohnnyFry1
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A nice little park with great views of the valleys around Tucson. Good hiking trails. Not very crowded

Thank StephenJBop
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This area has some really fascinating desert scenery with saguaros to be seen everywhere. It was late in the day when we visited so we didn't have time to do any hiking, but it appeared to be a great area for walking, with plenty of...More

Thank mjc404
Reviewed 7 April 2017

If your in the area take the time to do some trails, mostly are easy and one is paved for the handicapped.

Thank debra s
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful auto touring location. Amazing photo opportunities. Great place to see the mountains up close without a major hike.

Thank Hawkeye41
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Saguaros gone wild. Lovely drive through the mountains with thousands of saguaros growing in the hillside. Hiking trails and picnic areas are available.

Thank advcards
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Never tire of driving and walking through this area. It holds it's beauty all year long. I hope everyone who visits Tucson will at least go there to experience the rock formations and the beautiful vegetation of the desert. In spring it's teeming with wildflowers...More

Thank Les K
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The Tucson Mountain Park sits to the west of the city and offers some stunning hiking through saguaro-lined gorges and offering hilltop views of the city and surrounding areas. An evening hike starting from the Camino del Oeste trailhead offered a peaceful desert hike with...More

Thank Rayland44
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Response from Anthony M | Reviewed this property |
The closest mountains north (NNW) of Robles Junction/Three Points, AZ are the Roskruge Mountains. It seems as though looking north from Robles Junction you would be looking at the very eastern stretch of the Roskruge... More
Allison H
3 February 2015|
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Response from Alberto32 | Reviewed this property |
Check with the Tucson Chamber of Commerce.