Have you ever wondered why Organ Pipe and Saguaro cacti don't grow in all the American deserts? How is the Sonoran Desert different from the others anyway? Join us one of our free interpretive programs as we share the stories about your National Monument.
Interpretive programs are offered January, February and March. Check program postings at the Kris Eggle Visitor Center or the Twin Peaks Campground for details or check here for the week's events.
Programs are subject to change. Please check with the Kris Eggle Visitor Center (520)-387-6849 ext 7302 for more information.
These 10-20 minute presentations take place on the back patio of the Kris Eggle Visitor Center. Subjects and presenters vary.
Ajo Mountain Van Tours
Quitobaquito van tours have been scheduled for 2014.
Fridays: 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14
Sundays: 2/23, 3/2, 3/9
Call the visitor center to make reservations (520-387-6849 x7302). Seats fill and the early tours are already full.
Did You Know?
Javelina look like pigs and act like pigs, but they are not pigs. Pigs evolved over thousands of years on the Eurasian continent. Javelina evolved over thousands of years on the North American continent. So, they may look like each other, but they are not even remotely related. More...