Saguaro National Park

Saguaro National Park – Tucson Mountain District
Location: west of Tucson, Arizona
Length of visit: 2 to 5 hours
Major draws: Scenic views, unique desert species, wildlife
Strenuosity: 0 to 5 out of 10
Cost/Fees: $10 per vehicle or America the Beautiful pass
Additional considerations: Rattlesnakes, cacti, no shade
Description: Sonoran Desert landscape with high density of saguaro cacti near city of Tucson.  Options for visitors include scenic drive, handicap accessible nature trail, and strenuous hiking.