The 800-Mile Backbone of Arizona

Visit Tucson Magazine (2019)

Hikers, mountain bikers, trail runners, and equestrians — an adventure of a lifetime awaits you on the Arizona National Scenic Trail. This non-motorized path, part of the National Trails System, stretches 800 miles from Mexico to Utah. It has numerous access points, allowing you to choose your own adventure — whether it’s a day trip, an overnight, or the entire trail. Nearby, the trail takes you through Sierra Vista, Colossal Cave Mountain Park, Saguaro National Park East, and the Santa Catalina Mountains, with environments ranging from desert to forest. Learn more from the Arizona Trail Association,