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Easy drive for great views

Great drive to see the sunset and vast views of Tucson. Lots of glass, very unfortunate so watch... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
294terris
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Ashern, Manitoba, Canada
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Great Views of Tucson

A couple of miles and minutes from downtown. It gives great views of the Tucson Valley The short... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
AZ1912
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Tucson, Arizona
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great drive to see the sunset and vast views of Tucson. Lots of glass, very unfortunate so watch your step.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 294terris
Reviewed 6 days ago

A couple of miles and minutes from downtown. It gives great views of the Tucson Valley The short road to the top is closed to vehicles at night to mid-morning, so check the times. It is always open to hikers. There is parking along the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great location for a quick hike or drive that offers amazing views of Tucson and the surrounding area. Located on the Westside of Tucson and just minutes from downtown, I highly recommend this to anyone looking for an enjoyable drive with great...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank crisp24
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You drive most of the way up the mountain on a one lane road. Many people stop on the side of the road, but keep driving until you get to the parking lot on the left side. From there, you can hike to the "A"...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Swiss_Zirks
Reviewed 30 January 2019 via mobile

This should be a must-do on your trip to Tucson for the views of the city and surrounding mountains!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank oburtoncle
Reviewed 13 December 2018

View was great! Watch out for all the broken glass that is everywhere. The day we were there the crowd was kind of rough.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Brad H
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Such beautiful views of Tucson from atop this mountain. Inhale deeply to revive your soul so as to clear your mind and and heart. Breathtakingly beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nelin N N
Reviewed 18 November 2018

"A" Mountain, named after THE University of Arizona, is an awesome take when you consider all it takes is a little nerve and gas money. Very reachable from any part of the city, the 15 minute approach to the summit is more fun than your...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank jteetigers
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Because Tuscon is in a bowl, flat land surrounded by somewhat towering mountains all around, the Sunsets are a wonder to behold. Just per chance, we drove up the winding hill to see if we could experience a sunset up high. This was an amazing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roger R
Reviewed 9 November 2018

The drive up and down the mountain is a one way road with a steep drop on your right side. The parking area opposite from the "A" does not hold many cars, so I picked a time after lunch, when there were only a few...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Carol C
23 February 2018|
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Response from cwc9201 | Reviewed this property |
From Oklahoma? A long way. From the base of the mountain? a mile or 2 from the base.
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Chettie D
15 January 2018|
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Response from cwc9201 | Reviewed this property |
Tumamoc hill is the hill next to "A" mountain and is one that is for pedestrians only. Since I cannot include a link, a search of Tumamoc hill in Tucson will get you instrctions on how to get to the entrance. You might... More
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Lupita F
23 July 2017|
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Response from tavysandin | Reviewed this property |
8 to 8...Sun 8 to 6
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