Canyon- Oasis in the Tucson desert
Shuttle Service Now Available
Nestled in the southeastern
foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains, just
northeast of Tucson, Arizona the desert spawns an
oasis called Sabino Canyon. This secluded oasis is one
of Tucson's most popular sites to visit, and revisit,
with numerous trails, picnic facilities, and plenty of
nature all year round.
The tram shuttle tours of Sabino
Canyon are now operating with new health guidelines,
including wearing masks in the ticketing and boarding
ares, social distancing, and staying home if not
The new Sabino Canyon Crawlers electric vehicles are
open-air and are disinfected on a regular basis. Buy
tickets online at sabinocanyoncrawler.com
or use the onsite ticket kiosks (use your own hand
Sabino Canyon at daybreak. Photo by
Carolyn and James Barnett. See more photos of Sabino Canyon.
Around Sabino Canyon
Enjoy Sabino Canyon safely
throughout the year. Details about hiking the park.
Map of Sabino Canyon Print out
a cool satellite map of the Sabino Canyon park and
Sabino Canyon photos by the
Books about Sabino Canyon
and the area.
Hiking Sabino Canyon tips
about hiking the area. Shuttle information, Sabino
Canyon Visitors Center and the Santa Catalina
thousand years ago, Colombian mammoth roamed Sabino
Canyon and the Catalina Mountains. About 1,200 A.D.,
the Hohokam Indians placed irrigation dams in the
flowing creek. Read more about the history of Tucson and the
Weather Service forecast for Sabino Canyon weather.
Includes a detailed 7 day forecast, detailed weather
map and point forecast.
Canyon Related Links
and Rock Art from Mt. Lemmon Mines
Carter is one of the few artists who create
their entire work - from finding the stones,
cutting, polishing and fabricating. All
jewelry and art work materials are mined from
Mt. Lemmon and the Santa Catalina Mountains.
Read about Flint
Carter's work, the legend of the Iron
Door Mine and other stories of the Old
Southwest. Call Flint at 520-289-4566 or email
Books on Sabino Canyon
Sabino Canyon, Field Guide to:
Pocket Naturalist Guide (Pocket Naturalist Guide
Series) is a
beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140
familiar and unique species of mammals, birds,
reptiles, amphibians, fishes, seashore creatures,
butterflies/insects, trees, shrubs, wildflowers and
cacti. Laminated for durability, this lightweight,
pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of
A Guide to the Geology of Sabino
Canyon and the Catalina Highway: Coronado National
Forest is a
45 page full color geologic Guide to Sabino Canyon and
the Catalina Highway (DTE-17) by J.V. Bezy explains
how Sabino Canyon was formed as well as the geologic
features on Mt. Lemmon along Catalina Highway in this
wonderful depiction published by the Arizona
Geological Survey .
El Charro Salsa Picante is an
authentic salsa from El Charro Cafe in Tucson, AZ.
Contains: crushed tomatoes (tomatoes, salt, citric
acid), water, salsa (onions, salt, garlic, white
vinegar, canola oil, chiltipin pepper, oregano),
tomato puree (water, tomato paste, citric acid),
citric acid. More online products from El
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