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Parks & nature in Tucson

Botanical Garden
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“Affordable fun day trip. Beautiful spot to walk around, multitude of plants, flowers and butterflies. Only 1 mile away.”
54 locals recommend
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“get all your cactus pictures (and facts), plus some great souvenirs, in one place. ”
45 locals recommend
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“sabino canyon is a perennial favorite. you can either just ride the tram in and out and see the sights, or hop off and do some hiking on your own. ”
59 locals recommend
Playground
“Large park with lovely zoo and pond. Also a pool which is open during the summer months. Also has a dog park for off leash opportunities for your dog.”
20 locals recommend
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“yes, there are really 7 waterfalls here in tucson.... take the trolley/ tram to the start of the trailhead will save you a 2 mile walk on asphalt”
10 locals recommend
Trail
“A 360 degree view of Tucson and the 5 mountain ranges surrounding the city!”
9 locals recommend
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“This park features two dog parks, basketball courts, soccer fields, two playgrounds and a splash park. Right along it runs the bike and walking trails.”
7 locals recommend
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“A great multi-use trail located just a few miles north on Craycroft. It connects to the Santa Cruz river park and has nearly 100 miles of linked trails. For more info look up: The Loop Pima County”
6 locals recommend
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“Recreation Center with work out facility, swimming pool, diving boards, indoor and out door track, soccer and baseball fields, outdoor performance center.”
5 locals recommend
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3 locals recommend
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“Right across the street is a natural setting walk to a park with a playground, grass and connects to the River Walk. Views of mountains and sometimes some native animals. ”
6 locals recommend
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“Revered by locals for over a hundred years, this public shrine placed on the National Historic Register in 1971, which saved it from repeated plans to tear it down or move it. ”
4 locals recommend
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1 local recommends
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“This park has entrance to the Loop for biking and jogging, but is also a bird preserve. ”
4 locals recommend
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“This National Park is close and the saguaros are absolutely beautiful....just to drive thru or stop and picnic....Great place to take photos.”
5 locals recommend
Art Gallery
3 locals recommend