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  • Rincon Mountain District Backcountry Closures Due to Wildland Fire Activity

    Due to fire activity and for the safety of hikers and campers, some trail and campground closures have been enacted. All off-trail areas within Saguaro National Park east of Douglas Spring Trail and Manning Camp Trails are also closed. More »

Teacher to Ranger to Teacher

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How would you like to spend a summer in a national park working as a Park Ranger? Saguaro National Park is proud to be a participant in this exciting program for the 9th year. Teachers spend approximately 8 weeks in the park during the summer assisting with Junior Ranger Camps, developing curriculum for school programs, hiking and exploring, and having a great summer as a Park Ranger with the NPS.
 

Did You Know?

Snow on the spines of a Saguaro Cactus

Even though the Sonoran Desert is known as very hot and dry place, snow sometimes falls and accumulates on the desert floor of Saguaro National Park. When it does it turns the desert into a winter wonderland. More...