Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Cactus Ramada 2

Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Cactus Ramada 2

The Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Cactus Ramada 2 location is in Tucson, Arizona
85750. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Cactus Ramada 2 facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

Address
5700 N. Sabino Canyon Road

Tucson
Arizona
85750

Phone number
520-749-8700

Email

Campground information Tucson, Arizona

Overview

Cactus Ramada 2 is a reservable group picnic site within the extremely popular Sabino Canyon Recreation Area at the edge of Tucson, Arizona. The facility is accessible and can accommodate up to 25 people. Groups can picnic, hike and ride horseback in this desert oasis of Coronado National Forest.

Recreation

Hikers are drawn to Sabino Canyon for its beauty, scenery and challenge. Three popular trails begin at the recreation area and offer access to the dramatic landscape of the Santa Catalina Front Range, famous for its deep canyons and soaring ridges. A sunset hike reveals the lights of Tucson framed by the black silhouette of surrounding mountains.

The self-guided Desert Nature Trail at the Sabino Canyon Visitor Center provides an excellent way to get to know the plants that have adapted to living in this demanding environment.

Several area trails can also be used for mountain biking and horseback riding.

Facilities

The group site can accommodate up to 25 people. Amenities include a vault restroom, picnic shelter, three accessible picnic tables, one serving table, one bear-proof trash can and one large grill.

Access to Cactus Ramada 1 is through the use of the Sabino Canyon shuttle service or by foot travel 1/3-mile to the Cactus Picnic Area from the parking area.

There are also many individual first-come, first-served picnic sites scattered throughout area. A visitor center and bookstore are nearby.

Natural Features

The recreation area is located along Sabino Creek at an elevation of 2,800 feet at the foot of the Santa Catalina Mountains. For many who come to visit the Southwest, this area provides their first close encounter with the Sonoran Desert and the fascinating variety of plants and animals that make it their home.

Winter temperatures are pleasant, and springtime brings the desert to life with numerous flowering cacti and desert wildflowers.

Nearby Attractions

The recreation area or visitor center can be used as a home base for exploring scenic and natural areas of Sabino Canyon. The city of Tucson is just a short drive away and has many attractions and amenities. Other notable places nearby include Saguaro National Park and Colossal Cave.

Frequently Asked Questions About 5700 N. Sabino Canyon Road Tucson, AZ

How do I make a reservation with Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Cactus Ramada 2?

To make reservations at Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Cactus Ramada 2, you can call the office at 520-749-8700.

Where is Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Cactus Ramada 2 located?

The Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Cactus Ramada 2 is located at 5700 N. Sabino Canyon Road in Tucson,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Cactus Ramada 2 have tent or RV camping?

Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Cactus Ramada 2 offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 520-749-8700 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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