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Tanque Verde Ridge Trail, AZ

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Rated  Favorite Wish List AZ > Tucson > Tucson E
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Difficulty 5 of 5
Route Finding 1 of 5
Distance One Way 11 miles
Trailhead Elevation 3,136 feet
Elevation Gain 3,880 feet
Accumulated Gain 4,300 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 25.33
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3  2019-04-25 Merianne
4  2018-04-07 RickInMesa
4  2018-03-03
Tanque Verde Peak
The_N
5  2016-10-23 air
5  2016-10-23 JoelHazelton
9  2016-05-07
Tanque Verde Peak
Mountain_Rat
9  2015-10-21
Tanque Verde Peak
JuanJaimeiii
4  2015-10-21
Tanque Verde Peak
joebartels
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Trips 1 map ( 6 miles )
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Preferred   Mar, Apr, Oct, Nov
Sun  5:42am - 7:14pm
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One-Way Notice
This hike is listed as One-Way.

When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.

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Saguaro National Park
2019 $20 vehicle, $15 motorcycle or $10 for any individual on foot or bicycle - the receipt is valid for 7 days Fees

Effective January 1, 2020 entrance fees to the park will be $25 per vehicle, $20 per motorcycle, $15 for individual pedestrian or bicycle, and an annual park pass will cost $45.


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To Tanque Verde Trailhead
From Tucson, get to Old Spanish Trail (name of the road) and follow it south to the entrance of Saguaro National Park - East. Take the loop road south (turn right) and turn left into the Javelina Picnic Area. The Trailead is near the entrance of Javelina.

From PHX (I-10 & AZ-51) - 134mi 2h 26m
From TUC (Jct 1-10 & Grant) - 24.6m 42m
From FLG (Jct I-17 & I-40) - 278mi 4h 45m
page created by joebartels on Feb 03 2011 9:20 am
90+° 8am - 6pm kills
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