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Pima Canyon

End of Magee Road, Tucson, AZ 85737
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A Little Boring for a Tucson Hike

I've done many hikes around Tucson. This is one of my least favorite. The early trail offers some... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2016
Cindy C
,
Grand Rapids, MI
Awesome hike!

We did the first dam what was 4.1 miles, a very pleasurable walk and easy access, good parking and... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2016
High_Miles
,
NW PA
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“dam” (13 reviews)
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End of Magee Road, Tucson, AZ 85737
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Reviewed 26 January 2016

I've done many hikes around Tucson. This is one of my least favorite. The early trail offers some fine views of Tucson. Then there is a great deal of trail through the scrub and limited views either forward or backward. You have to go quite...More

1  Thank Cindy C
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Reviewed 24 January 2016

We did the first dam what was 4.1 miles, a very pleasurable walk and easy access, good parking and just enough grade to raise the heart beat, fun! Pack food and water and make a day out of it!

1  Thank High_Miles
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Reviewed 21 January 2016

We stayed in Northwest Tucson (just off Oracle on Rudasill Rd) and were looking for a place to hike close by. The Pima Canyon area was very convenient and had a good parking area. The hike starts off behind some homes in the foothills and...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2016

It was a nice day and a very nice hike. it is recommend to have your hiking foot ware and water. Oh yes a camera! You well have a wonderful time.

Thank Gary C
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Reviewed 24 December 2015

Pima Canyon is one of my favorite hikes. It's mostly pretty gentle for a desert hike, although not recommended for anyone who has mobility issues. Proper hiking footwear (as well as water and sun coverage) is really recommended. As are bathing suits, if you go...More

1  Thank Mixchel
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Reviewed 16 December 2015

Great hike for low-medium intensity hikers, great views of both the canyon and the city, easy access from parking lot

Thank Turksadventurer
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

Pima cyn trail starts easy enough and allows fun hike with family. After a few hours, it gets much steeper and hiking sticks advised. With enough time, a great hike is to climb up finger rock to Kimball and then down the Pima Cyn wall...More

1  Thank Christian V
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Reviewed 7 December 2015

This is a wonderful trail - accessible, scenic and free. For those who are avid hikers and/or in good shape, it will be a piece of cake. For those with foot, leg or hip issues, realize that this trail is very rocky, with a lot...More

Thank David J
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Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

11/21/15 - Left at 8:40am. Saw the sun rise over the mountains, hiked to the pima saddle, had a picnic, then on the way down we saw the sun set and hiked the last hour in the moonlight. Got back to the parking lot at...More

3  Thank Laurence L
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Reviewed 9 September 2015

Went with friends to hike and loved it. Challenging and not far from the main roads. Saw another view of Tucson.

1  Thank Tricia108
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