Coronado National Forest – Sabino Canyon
Location: northeast Tucson, Arizona
Length of visit: 2 to 6 hours
Major draws: Scenic views, canyon, wildlife
Strenuosity: 0 to 5 out of 10
Cost/Fees: $5 day use fee or America the Beautiful pass (optional tram ticket cost)
Additional considerations: Little shade, cacti, rattlesnakes
Description: 4-mile road into beautiful desert canyon that can be explored by tram (for a fee) or on foot. Hooks up with longer Box Camp Trail, although shorter hikes also offer incredible views.