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Day hike through Sabine Canyon

Amazing hiking ! Beautiful scenery and vistas! Take the tram it is really informative- I loved this... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tucson, Arizona
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Gorgeous Sabino Canyon

What an absolutely beautiful gem we have here in Tucson. One of my favorite places to walk, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tucson, Arizona
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Located in the Catalina Mountains and part of the Coronado National Forest, this beautiful canyon offers outdoor recreation including hiking, swimming, biking and picnicking. For an overview of the area, take the narrated shuttle bus tour.
5900 N Sabino Canyon Rd, Tucson, AZ 85750-0800
+1 520-749-2861
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing hiking ! Beautiful scenery and vistas! Take the tram it is really informative- I loved this day trip I

Thank Nixon1965
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an absolutely beautiful gem we have here in Tucson. One of my favorite places to walk, and favorite place to show out of town guests. The canyon is a desert paradise, with a flowing stream, beautiful Saguaros, trails, etc. When in Tucson, do not...More

Thank arizona7373
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful area with cactus, trails and beautiful view other than the trash people threw out so sad in such a beautiful area

Thank Marcia B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sabino Canyon is absolutely gorgeous. I don't recommend going during the summer if you do take lots of water. The hiking trails are incredible. Wonderful place to take the family nice picnic areas. Convenient location. Near places to eat. Wonderful sites absolute beautiful desert view

1  Thank Shellie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful hiking trails and great place to experience the Sonoran desert. The gift shop is a wealth of information and docents and rangers,some volunteer some not, are well educated on all aspects of the desert. A place not to be missed when visiting Tucson.

Thank trigirl1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a spectacular hiking venue. Complete with a variety of hiking trails for all hiking levels and a friendly staff at the visitors center. Highly recommended. Lots of local day hikers. Beware that parking fills quickly on the weekends.

Thank carl c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great time to spend with family and friends getting some fresh air, excise and just opening senses to hearing birds, listen to Zen experience of water trickling down a babbling brook. Talk about relaxing, empowering yourself. Aloha lmb

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lovely place is wonderful for a hike. It delivers great desert views and a peaceful environment. It also connects to Mt Lemmon so if one is interested in a bit of a longer hike, this is a great place for that.

Thank alferra6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Natural desert environment experience. There is also a small open tram to take visitors up a hill with stops to get on and off. Watch weather for flash flooding coming down the mountain. Carry at least a liter of water if day hiking and let...More

Thank Ciocilala
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Trails, waterfalls, swimming holes, cactus, wildlife, city views. Sabino Canyon is a gem in Tucson. Go in the fall to see yellow leaves, spring to see cactus blooms, and all year round to get outdoors.

1  Thank LibbyLou77
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26 June 2018|
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Response from Bari R | Reviewed this property |
Sabino Canyon is about a 20 minute drive from Saguaro National a monument East. October is a beautiful time to visit. Mount alemmon is about an hours drive from Tucson, if you want to go to the top, which you should... More
11 March 2018|
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Response from brownsq | Reviewed this property |
It's about 2 1/2 miles each way. We are 60 years old and had no trouble with it. Not a lot of elevation gain. You do have to cross the creek 7 times by walking on rocks. I think an agile 7 or 8 year old would be fine. Feet... More
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8 March 2018|
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Response from M F J | Reviewed this property |
During the months of April, May, June, September, October and November, Sabino Canyon Tours offers evening rides three nights per month. For more information or to make your reservations, please call (520) 749-2327