Bottled water no longer for sale in Saguaro National Park
Water bottle filling stations have been installed at both visitor centers and the Rincon Mountain District bike ramada for visitors to refill their reusable water bottles. A variety of BPA-free waterbottles are available inside the visitor centers. More »
Tucson Mountain District (west) road re-opened
The Golden Gate Road has been re-opened north of Sendero-Esperanza and is is now rated for high clearance vehicles due to the rough nature of the terrain. More »
Welcome to Saguaro National Park
Tucson, Arizona is home to North America’s largest cacti. The giant saguaro is the universal symbol of the American west. These majestic plants, found only in a small portion of the United States, are protected by Saguaro National Park, to the east and west of the modern city of Tucson. Here you have a chance to see these enormous cacti, silhouetted by the beauty of a magnificent desert sunset.
Hope Camp Trail Open to Bikes
The Hope Camp Trail is now a multi-use trail! Bikers can join horseback riders and hikers along the 2.8 mile trail.Read More
Reduce, ReUse and REFILL
Saguaro National Park is no longer selling disposable bottled water. New bottle filling stations are available to refill visitors' reusable bottles.Read More
Post-Disturbance Restoration EA
Find out information about SNP's post-disturbance restoration plan and environmental assessment.Read More
Extra! Extra! Hear All About Us!
What's happening out at Saguaro National Park? Find out the lastest news, updates, special events, special features and who else is talking about us.Read More
Hiking, Backpacking & Saguaro Wilderness
Planning on taking a hike? Are you backpacking into the Saguaro Wilderness? Here is some information you need to know.Read More
History of Section 17
Check out our Historic Section 17 Saguaro Census. Our SCA's, Park Staff and Volunteers help us count Cacti!!!Read More
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Did You Know?
The saguaro blossom is the state flower of Arizona. In early summer, the Tohono O’odham people come to Saguaro National Park to harvest the saguaro fruit.