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Address: 680 W Calle Concordia, Tucson, AZ 85704-4910

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Nice trail, could use more signs

Near the entrance to this trail there is a nice bathroom and picnic area. Only saw another hiker while doing this walk. Very nice trail along a wash with interesting rock walls... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Sarracenia
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Norman, Oklahoma

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for an easy hike. I've been going here with my kids since they were preschoolers. Beautiful views and lots of nature! It is a very nice and easy hike, no matter which path you take. Climb through the hole in the damn, try to figure out the petroglyphs, look for the honeycombs in the cliffs, or just watch... More 

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Norman, Oklahoma
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810 reviews
382 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 566 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Near the entrance to this trail there is a nice bathroom and picnic area. Only saw another hiker while doing this walk. Very nice trail along a wash with interesting rock walls on either side. Very nice examples of cacti like saguaros growing out of the rocks. Saw signs of javelina on the wash. Some birds as well. Not too... More 

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Thank Sarracenia
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10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This was a lovely trail out through state lands facing the Santa Catalina mountain range. The mountain biking was not too technical or strenuous. We stopped at the only hill around to take in the elevated view and stop for lunch. It was then that some yahoo started shooting (target practice ?). Bullets started whizzing by our ears, whether accidentally... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This is a fun little ride, about 15 miles if you do the entire loop. Great way to get in a good spin without too much technical riding. Crappy landowners are trying hard to cut off the access road to state land, but you can access the trail on a fattie through the wash, or there is a drive-to entrance... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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354 reviews
100 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We were staying very close by and got a quick snapshot of what to look for from the front desk. We ended up asking a couple coming from the other direction if we were near the petroglyphs. A couple asked us the same question on our way back. We went the other direction and found the hole in the wall... More 

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Northborough, Massachusetts
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Honey Bee Canyon offers a variety of experiences, from fairly level paths, good for beginners & families with children to more difficult areas, including some that involve climbing-more for moderate hikers. Going into the canyon itself is fun, and peaceful. We only encountered two sign posts, but were fortunate enough to pass other hikers who pointed out the canyon and... More 

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Thank jsugarma
Urbana, Illinois
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113 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2016

This hike starts out in a suburban setting, with good parking and fancy restrooms. Wander down to the sandy wash and walk north, under the bridge, and up the wash. After about half a mile, it feels like you are no longer in town! Great desert vegetation to be enjoyed...and if you go far enough (about a mile), you'll find... More 

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Thank Cello12345
Tucson, Arizona
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23 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2016

We have visited here several times with children for great hikes! Dog friendly and some interesting places and one pyroglyphic we have found so far. Lovely and very peaceful place.

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Thank The3rday
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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48 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015

We had a nice walk in the canyon once and wanted to go back again but could not seem to find the entrance. The park is off a somewhat busy road so not easy to stop and look. After a couple of passes we decided to call it quits.

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Thank terwoj54
Oro Valley, Arizona
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193 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

You can go in two different directions from the bottom of the ramp off the parking lot. If you want to see the petroglyphs, you need to hang a right and go into the river wash which will take you under Rancho Vistoso Blvd and out about 1.1 mile to the rock. I was expecting something a lot more majestic... More 

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