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Great vista

This is a great view of Tucson near downtown. Near sunrise and sunset are the best times but check... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2012
A great view.

We drove up to the park on "A" mountain, then walked up to the little stone shelter. What a great... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2012
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Reviewed 20 May 2012

This is a great view of Tucson near downtown. Near sunrise and sunset are the best times but check to see if it is open.

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Reviewed 12 March 2012

We drove up to the park on "A" mountain, then walked up to the little stone shelter. What a great view, and so quiet. Worth the drive, hike, or bike ride. It is easy accessible by car. Then it is about 200-300 ft to the...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2012

We drove up, although many people walked. We took in the sights of the town, the A, and snapped a few photos. We spent 25 minutes there was just perfect little things to do after lunch!

Date of experience: February 2012
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Reviewed 19 December 2011

There is a history where the A was originally painted by a university team after a win. Now it is painted red, white and blue all the time but didn't actually see it until we were on a highway. Great drive to the top on...More

Date of experience: December 2011
Thank Hemlock394
Reviewed 4 December 2011

"A" mountain is great!! Perfect for a bike hike with a challenge to make it to the top, and when you get there you will be greeted by a great view of Tucson!! The sunsets are fantastic up there! A must see when you visit...More

Date of experience: September 2011
Thank martin m
Reviewed 1 January 2011

my step dads last request was to have his ashes spread on A mountain, which we did in febuary 2008.It is a wonderful view of tucson and his home. A very fitting final resting place. Must see for tucson visitors.

Thank animalrescuer09
Reviewed 3 September 2008

We hoped to catch the sunset from Sentinel Peak, or “A” Mountain, the mountain where U of Arizona students have painted a big red, white, and blue A on the slope. However, there were signs at the base of the mountain and again at the...More

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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.
Chettie D
15 January 2018|
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
Lupita F
23 July 2017|
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Response from tavysandin | Reviewed this property |
8 to 8...Sun 8 to 6