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Coronado National Memorial

4101 E Montezuma Canyon Rd, Hereford, AZ 85615-9376
+1 520-366-5515
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Quite a drive

We enjoyed this tucked away monument. The visitor centre has awesome information and is very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jane s
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Ontario, Canada
One of the greatest views of the desert I have ever seen

The drive to the parking lot and the views it affords is great in itself. Once at the parking level... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
anwrootbeer2017
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Fairfax County, Virginia
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4101 E Montezuma Canyon Rd, Hereford, AZ 85615-9376
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed this tucked away monument. The visitor centre has awesome information and is very educational...we spent close to an hour just reading all the different displays. Then it was on to the summit, along a 3.4 mile mostly gravel road. I'd driven the Moki...More

Thank jane s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The drive to the parking lot and the views it affords is great in itself. Once at the parking level there are facilities available and displays about the history. If you can, take the walk up to the summit. It's uphill but they constructed steps...More

Thank anwrootbeer2017
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Fun little memorial, helpful rangers. Bring your head lamp and check out the cave. It is self guided so different from any protected cave that I have explored.

Thank Kate V
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Coronado National Monument is free to visit. There is a nice visitor centre with lots of information on the area, and a huge picnic area across the road. The road is paved until just past the visitor centre and then is a good gravel road...More

Thank IslandWest
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Whether you choose to explore the cave or hike to summit...you just cant go wrong. Parking at ranger station and hiking to top is beautiful. Steep in some areas, always windy. Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife. Exploring the cave requires light, maybe a dust...More

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The Coronado National Monument has spectacular views of both Mexico and Arizona. I recommend hiking to the overlook from the visitor's center and then continuing down the trail to the border fence. You will see a good selection of southern Arizona flora, possibly deer, various...More

Thank Meghan R
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Made a quick side trip to Coronado National Memorial while in the area. Wish we could have had more time to plan and hike some trails that are available but instead we were limited to the visitor center and short drive to the peak and...More

Thank Southwest_Gaucho
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Fun dirt road drive along a shelf road to the top. From there you get a 300 degree view of the valley. We hit it on a clear day and could see 'Russia from our back yard'...... well we could see across the boarder to...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Drove up to the top. Lots of curve and slow ride up, but well worth the effort. Then the hike to the peak where the views are great, albeit very windy on the day we went. Tried to hike to the border marker but quit...More

Thank sycha
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Good history lesson here, followed by a drive up a windy, unpaved road for two miles to the mountain top parking area. Then a pleasant hike to the vista point for a great 360 degree view of the surrounding area. Kind of remote, yes. But...More

Thank HikerDave2
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