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Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument :: Yuma, AZ

Drive through dramatic Sonoran Desert on two lightly traveled loop roads. See abundant desert flora and wildlife including the Organ Pipe Cactus, common in Mexico but rare in the United States. Booklets, which explain numbered features along routes,

Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument Scenic Drives: Puerto Blanco and Ajo Mountain Drives :: Lukeville, AZ

The 21-mile Ajo Mountain Drive and the 53-mile Puerto Blanco Drive, both gravel roads, make scenic loops through the remote and beautiful backcountry of Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. Sprawling across 516 square miles of southern Arizona along

Bull Pasture Trail :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Bull Pasture Trail is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 2,365 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,571 feet.

Arch Trail :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Arch Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 2,567 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.8 miles with a total elevation gain of

Estes Canyon Trail :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Estes Canyon Trail is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 2,388 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 791 feet.

Bates Well Road :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Bates Well Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 1,435 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gai

Dripping Springs Trail :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Dripping Springs Trail is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 1,810 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 252 fee

Dripping Springs Mine Trail :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Dripping Springs Mine Trail is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 1,798 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 36

Red Tanks Trail :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Red Tanks Trail is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 2.1 miles long and begins at 1,863 feet altitude.

Palo Verde Trail :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Palo Verde Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 1,686 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 219

Desert View Trail :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Desert View Trail is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 1,719 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 0 feet.

Victoria Mine Trail :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Victoria Mine Trail is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 1,687 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 451 feet.

Sentia Basin Loop #3 :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Sentia Basin Loop #3 is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is a mile long and begins at 1,758 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 94 feet.

Milton Mine :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Milton Mine is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 1,661 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 41 feet. The trail

Lost Cabin Mine Trail :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Lost Cabin Mine Trail is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 1,640 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 383 feet

Sentia Basin Loop #5 :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Sentia Basin Loop #5 is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 1,758 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 106 feet.

Baker-Milton Trail :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Baker-Milton Trail is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 4.8 miles long and begins at 1,573 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 9.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,159 feet.

Sentia Basin Loop #1 :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Sentia Basin Loop #1 is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 1,666 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 12 feet.

Puerto Blanco Drive :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Puerto Blanco Drive is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 6.3 miles long and begins at 1,451 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 12.6 miles with a total elevatio

Sentia Basin Loop #2 :: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

Sentia Basin Loop #2 is a hiking trail in Pima County, Arizona. It is within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 1,678 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 111 feet.

Bull Pasture :: Ajo, AZ

A hike in the Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument Wilderness Area. The maintained trail leaves the picnic area and climbs about 1.75 miles and a thousand feet to a ridge overlooking Bull Pasture, a scenic basin high on the flanks of the Ajo Range. As

Grass Canyon Loop Trail :: Ajo, AZ

This cross-country loop traverses the foothills of the rugged Ajo Mountains in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument.

Puerto Blanco Drive :: Lukeville, AZ

This is the longer of the two backcountry drives entirely within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is a good graded, gravel road that winds around the Puerto Blanco Mountains before running along the international border with Mexico to finish i

Christmas Pass Trail :: Wellton, AZ

The Christmas Pass Trail sweeps down, following the line of the Mohawk Mountains, crossing the wide, flat, sandy Mohawk Valley to join El Camino del Diablo Trail at Tule Well. The route is an easy one and it makes a popular entry point to El Camino.

Tucson Area Campgrounds :: Tucson, AZ

Still known as the Old Pueblo, the city of Tucson is the cultural center of southeastern Arizona. This desert city is surrounded by bold mountains that rise dramatically from the beautiful Sonoran desert foothills to the craggy, forested summits. Org

Bull Pasture Trail :: Ajo, AZ

This loop climbs into Bull Pasture, a desert basin perched on the west side of the rugged Ajo Mountains in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. Hike counterclockwise to avoid the steep ascent from Estes Canyon.

Cipriano Hills :: Ajo, AZ

A long day hike or backpack around the Cipriano Hills, 13.5 miles round-trip. Note: At the time of printing (2013), this trail was closed. Please stop at the visitor center for current conditions. The Cipriano Hills are a collection of rounded, vo

Bull Pasture :: Ajo, AZ

Situated along a remote stretch of the Arizona- Mexico border, Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument encompasses a vast parcel of pristine desert country. Included among the twenty-eight species of cactus that grow here is the organ pipe cactus. Althou

Quitobaquito Warm Springs :: Lukeville, AZ

A collection of warm springs forming a pond and lush oasis in the dry Sonoran Desert of Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. A series of small warm springs flow out of the base of a hill in a broad Sonoran Desert plain. The springs feed a relatively

Senita Basin Loop Trail :: Ajo, AZ

This is an easy loop through the southern Sonoran Desert in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, starting from the Senita Basin Spur Road. Senita Basin is named after the rare Senita cactus, also known as old man cactus. Senita resembles the monume

Organ Pipe Wilderness Trails :: Ajo, AZ

If I were asked to pinpoint a half-dozen places on the southern Arizona map that embody the quintessence of the Sonoran Desert, Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, set aside as wilderness in 1978, would be at the top of the list. The columnar organ

Bull Pasture - Mount Ajo :: Ajo, AZ

A day hike to Bull Pasture overlook, 4.1 miles round-trip; with an optional wilderness route to Mount Ajo, 5.0 miles one way. The trail to the Bull Pasture overlook is a fine day loop that features the rugged western wall of the Ajo Mountains. A w

Ajo Mountain Drive :: Lukeville, AZ

This graded gravel road is one of only two backcountry roads within Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. It is a loop that travels through prolific and varied Sonoran desert vegetation before climbing around the face of the Diablo Mountains on the ed

Fortuna Mine Trail :: Wellton, AZ

The trail commences 8.2 miles from the north end of Tinajas Altas Pass Trail and wraps back up along the face of the Gila Mountains to the outskirts of Yuma. It is a welltraveled, popular, short day trip from Yuma. The trail crosses along a desert pa