Support Your Park
There are a number of ways to support the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail by either joining a friends group, making a donation to the Anza Trail Foundation, developing a volunteer group in your community, buying books about the Anza Trail from Western National Parks Association, submitting material for the quarterly "Noticias de Anza," or sharing the Anza Trail story with your community.
DONATE - support the Anza Trail with a tax deductible donation to the Trail's recognized support group - the Anza Trail Foundation. This non-profit organization supports the goals and purposes of the Trail through funding educational exhibits, signs, books, brochures, and providing and coordinating volunteer efforts over the 1200 miles of the Trail.
Did You Know?
Lt. Colonel Juan Bautista de Anza was one of the first Spaniards to visit the Casa Grande ruins in modern day Arizona in 1775. He had his priest, Father Pedro Font, measure its dimensions with a lance, and then use an astronomical quadrant to fix its astronomical position. More...