• 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.

Plan Your Visit

To begin planning your visit to Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, choose a selection from the navigation sidebar on the left-hand side of this page. You may also print a copy of the Plan Your Visit brochure, which is available in four languages.
English, Deutsch, Francais, Spanish

Scenic drives, hiking trails, shaded picnic areas, 640 plant species, wilderness, quiet nights and Sonoran Desert animals from the endangered to the elusive are yours to experience, observe and explore.

NEW! We have a general overview in German to help you plan you visit. We would like to add a Spanish and French version soon.

Catching a sunrise, or sunset, is one of the best prizes for your patience with the Sonoran Desert
The Sonoran Desert is a patient place. Taking time to enjoy a sunset, or a sunrise,
can be a rewarding experience.

Did You Know?

Chuparosa flowers

This chuparosa plant is a hummingbird favorite and grows easily in the Sonoran Desert. It's name roughly translates to "a very sloppy kiss of a rose".