• Sonoran Desert at Organ Pipe NM

    Organ Pipe Cactus

    National Monument Arizona

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  • Increased Fire Restrictions, Effective June 5 Until Further Notice

    Due to increase fire danger and dry conditions, all fires (charcoal, coal, and wood) are prohibited. Cook stoves and lanterns are still allowed. Smoking is limited to enclosed vehicles.

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Ranger Programs are typically offered in January, February, and March. There are some programs scheduled in April 2014. Check with the visitor center 520-387-6849 x7302 for more details.

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The historic plaza in the town of Ajo

Most community celebrations are held downtown on this historic plaza

courtesty Ajo Chamber of Commerce

The town of Ajo, 34 miles north of the Kris Eggle Visitor Center, always has something going on. Check out their community calendar to learn more about what might be happening while you are visiting.

Did You Know?

Night Blooming Cereus Cactus

Most of the year this night-blooming cereus cactus looks like ugly brown sticks, but for one night only the flower opens and smells like a rose. To see one bloom is one of the greatest treats in the Sonoran Desert