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San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

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1763 Paseo San Luis, Hereford, AZ 85635-4611
+1 520-458-3559
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Great for pets, or to bird watch!

Such a relaxing place to see. I actually had a deer jump out of the brush in front of me, it... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sandra c
Maricopa, Arizona
Nature lovers, this is the place

What a wonderful place to tour. Enjoy a walk down to the river and look for many birds and other... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Mary M
United States
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One of the prime birdwatching areas in Arizona, where visitors can see up to 500 species of birds.
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  • Average5%
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1763 Paseo San Luis, Hereford, AZ 85635-4611
+1 520-458-3559
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Such a relaxing place to see. I actually had a deer jump out of the brush in front of me, it scared the delights out of me at first but then realized how lucky I was to see a deer that closely. I continued to...More

Thank Sandra c
Reviewed 20 July 2017

What a wonderful place to tour. Enjoy a walk down to the river and look for many birds and other local animals that may be on the trail. Nice place for a picnic too, A great family fun outdoor adventure.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Free self guided tour available. For a birder it has lots to offer, especially if you can make walk down to river. Staff was friendly. Can be hot, so wear a hat and long sleeve shirt of making the walk to River. Docent tour also...More

1  Thank Timothy D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

And by too late, I mean before the people who want to develop the area to death suck all the groundwater out, ruin the river, and kill everything that makes it beautiful to begin with. Really beautiful place especially in the mornings. Time of year...More

2  Thank Liza W
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Very special area. the trails along the river are lovely for a hike any time of day. This area attracts birds of many species in migration and just for water! We loved hiking here. We did take the guided bird trip by Southeast Arizona Ornithology...More

2  Thank LaurettaYoung
Reviewed 8 May 2017

There are supposed to be birds here but we only saw two. I think you can see many more during the early or late time of the day. The trails are relatively level and the "river" is more like a small stream.

Reviewed 7 May 2017

The San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area is a wonderful opportunity for visitors to the Sierra Vista, Arizona area to see both nature and history. From the San Pedro House there's a delightful walk along the San Pedro River - a key spot to see...More

Thank 803don
Reviewed 29 April 2017

A short drive from Sierra Vista is the San Pedro Riparian area. There you will find a peaceful, scenic area with miles of hiking trails, bird watching opportunities, and vistas of the surrounding mountains. The trail goes far enough into the backcountry that you can...More

Thank Buckmanres
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Well maintained park like, preserve and riparian area. Good for hiking and birding. Try to time your visit for the cooler parts of the day.

Thank PauluchfromNJ
Reviewed 11 April 2017

There are trails leading to the San Pedro River from the house, and it's only .2 mile. The river is way down - don't get close to the banks as they go straight down about 15 feet. The banks are unstable. Still it was a...More

1  Thank tutana
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3 June 2017|
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Response from KENTGA | Reviewed this property |
We just walked a small portion. I don't know about bike trails. Kent
30 June 2016|
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Response from Sarracenia | Reviewed this property |
The San Pedro house (where shop/office, bathrooms and trail head is) is on highway 90 East of Sierra Vista. About 7-10 miles just before you cross the river on the South side of Hwy 90. The shop has a good selection of... More
6 March 2016|
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Response from Edward N | Reviewed this property |
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