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Address: 5900 N Sabino Canyon Rd, Tucson, AZ 85750-0800
Phone Number: +1 520-749-2861
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Located in the Catalina Mountains and part of the Coronado National Forest,...

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.

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Pleasant day trip for any level hiker.

We went in the afternoon which limited how late we could go on the bus which runs throughout the day. There are numerous stops so you can choose to hike a lot or not at all. It... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Redmond, Washington
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Redmond, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went in the afternoon which limited how late we could go on the bus which runs throughout the day. There are numerous stops so you can choose to hike a lot or not at all. It is a beautiful setting. Keep in mind that parking has a fee or requires a National Parks Pass and the bus has a... More 

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Canmore, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Hiked the Bear Canyon to Seven Falls. When we turned the last corner and saw the falls we were taken aback. Great moderately easy hike. Would go back to Sabino Canyon for other hikes again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We did the 7 Falls hike. 4 hours round trip from park entrance. Beautiful, seemed more distance than maps say so recommend shuttle to trailhead. MUST bring water! Many people so go early (cooler then also). Cacti amazing, Rock formations, water features. Would love to come when desert in bloom & water running but then will need water shoes to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were lucky to get to the visitors' center a bit before the top of the hour and caught the hourly tram. The tram is 10 dollars but it is a tour given by the driver and has nine stops along the way. It takes about 30 min for the tram to get to the top and about an hour... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great way to spend a wonderful day in nature. Several tours are available. I took the narrated 9 stop tour up the canyon and then walked down exploring many trails. Very photogenic and relaxing. Many places to picnic and great place for family memories.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We took the shuttle to the top and walked back down on an 80 degree day. Stops along the way for the falls and picnic spots were excellent. This is a very well done attraction and the visitor center and displays were very well done too.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When I was a kid 50+ years ago, we used to enjoy Sabino Canyon on visits to see my grandmother in Tucson. It's still a cool place even though it's more developed and more crowded.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The landscape is as bleak as it is beautiful. The drive is easy and traffic was not a problem. Well worth the time and effort.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The parking is fine if you come early. Pay for entrance unless You have the national park senior pass. We walked to the seven falls. Not crowded. Bring your own water. Well marked trails.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This natural area is a great place for hikes in the desert. There are many routes laid out. The visitor center is well done and informative. It is well worth the five dollar entry fee. But don't forget to take water with you.

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