• Montezuma Peak

    Coronado

    National Memorial Arizona

Coronado Cave Hike

Cave column

NPS Photo- Dave Bly

Description: This two-hour field trip explores the plants and animals found in the Sky Island range of the Huachuca Mountains. The students also visit the natural limestone Coronado Cave and discover the cave system within. The hike is a one-mile round trip with a 500 ft. elevation gain.

This program is offered by request. There is no charge for the program.

Group Size: 1 - 2 classes (up to 60 students)

State Standards

To Request This Program:
Contact the Environmental Education Staff at 520-366-5515 x2310.

Did You Know?

Coati in the oak trees

The Coati (Chulo in Spanish) is a member of the same family as the raccoon. Rare in the U.S., coatis can be found at Coronado National Memorial in southeastern Arizona. The coati is one of the few communal carnivores in the United States.