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.
International Travel into Mexico
Due to the location of Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, many visitors plan on traveling into Mexico. A port of entry exists in the town of Lukeville, AZ, five miles south of the Kris Eggle Visitor Center.
Before traveling internationally, there are a few key things to remember:
To Return to the United States:
For additional and more up-to-date information, please contact United States Customs and Immigration personnel at the international border in Lukeville.
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