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Sabino Canyon

5900 N Sabino Canyon Rd, Tucson, AZ 85750-0800
+1 520-749-2861
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Located in the Catalina Mountains and part of the Coronado National Forest, this beautiful canyon offers outdoor recreation including hiking, swimming, biking and picnicking. For an overview of the area, take the narrated shuttle bus tour.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tram ride” (355 reviews)
“paved road” (140 reviews)
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5900 N Sabino Canyon Rd, Tucson, AZ 85750-0800
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Reviewed yesterday

This is SUCH a special place. It's lovely, full of cactus including the majestic Saguaro, all other Sonoran desert vegetation, canyons and hills. Lots of hiking available, and if you're not up to it, you can take the 45 minute tram ride through the park....More

Thank Jean B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great variety of desert vegetation and nice views from the trails up top. Take the shuttle as it will get you to the good stuff quickly and you can hop on and off at will anywhere past stop 1. Note that you won’t be able...More

Thank Wineman49er
Reviewed 2 days ago

Took the tram tour at Sabino Canyon. Worth the $10 per person to us to get up to the top of the mountain. Tram driver was informative and entertaining. We sat in the rear car and heard the tour fine. Note that it is a...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's a Spanish mission.. nice visit.. worth the time if you are in nearby Tucson.. look, we lived in California before we escaped the lefty crazies and high taxes for no tax florida.. but it's not the California missions.. esp Santa Barbara.. but fun and...More

Thank alfnot1111
Reviewed 2 days ago

SUCH a lovely spot, and I really wish we had been able to experience the canyon fully. Unfortunately, due to no signage or information in the overflow parking as to how to GET to the canyon or even the visitor center (which is really only...More

Thank Tracey B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great tram ride and hike. Tour driver was fun and full of knowledge. Lots of great photo opportunities and some wildlife. Also listened to a volunteer speak about coyotes and bobcats. Very interesting. Plus it was free!

Thank Susanswhitworth
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took the tram to the top of the canyon and walked the roadway back. Saw a mountain lion and a few roadrunners. View is spectacular, but the water isn’t running in November. Recommend this place for authentic Arizona landscape. Trails offer easy to difficult terrain.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago

The views in Sabino Canyon are just fabulous. A great place to visit and burn off some energy. Only a short drive from our wonderful accomodations at HAPPY CACTUS RENTALS in Oro Valley

Thank John W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took the shuttle up to the canyon. It was beautiful. The driver was telling us about its history as we rode along. We got off the shuttle and walked for a while and hopped back on the shuttle to come back down. You can...More

Thank Saranya P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Anyone and everyone visiting Tucson should give the Canyon a visit. Take the tram up to the top and hike the pipeline trail for a wonderful desert experience. Those not inclined for such a vigorous hike just take the tram up to the top and...More

Thank Rileynoone
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Rishabh J
22 October 2017|
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Response from CoachMaryD | Reviewed this property |
There is no public transport. Uber or you can call Limoport. Ask for Tim he is s driver. 520-224-3790 I hope this helps.
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Susan H
20 October 2017|
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Response from SidBo | Reviewed this property |
Walking distance from parking lot.
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pattywatty1234
15 April 2017|
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Response from JoKiddo | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are wonderful picnic areas in Sabino Canyon that have tables and grills. They are often nestled into the terrain and offer privacy. Good grill. Good table. Nearby trash collection, etc. No booze though. ~ I like... More
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