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 through March. Program schedule is printed in the current park newspaper and posted at bulletin boards around the park. Programs may be cancelled due to inclement weather and staff availability.
Ajo Mountain Van Tours: Sunday, Wednesday, and Saturday
Location Talk- Quitobaquito Spring: Monday and Thursday
Patio Talks: Daily
These 20 minute presentations take place on the back patio of the Kris Eggle Visitor Center at 11:00 am, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm. Subjects and presenters vary.
Location Talk- Blankenship Well: Tuesday and Friday
Evening Programs: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Explore the Desert After Dark:
Ranger Guided Hikes:
Last updated: February 22, 2018