Organ Pipe Cactus is located on the U.S.-Mexican border, two hours away from the cities of Phoenix and Tuscon. In the vicinity are several national park sites and other cultural attractions.
Nearby National Park Service Sites:
Saguaro National Park
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument
Tumacacori National Historical Park
Coronado National Memorial
Reserva de la Biosfera
Himdag Ki The Tohono O'odham Nation Museum and Cultural Center focuses on Tohono O'odham history and culture.
Kitt Peak National Observatory
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Ajo Chamber of Commerce
Did You Know?
Gila Monsters are one of only two species of venomous lizards found in North America. You can find them in the late spring through early autumn at ORPI. They move really slow, and you have to try pretty hard to get bit. We don't recommend it. It hurts, and they don't let go.