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.
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.
Paved - Car Okay
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