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Bonita Creek Watchable Wildlife Area, AZ

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Rated  Favorite Wish List AZ > Tucson > Safford
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Distance Round Trip 0.3 miles
Trailhead Elevation 3,222 feet
Elevation Gain 20 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 0.4
Interest Perennial Creek
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21  2019-05-11
Bonita Creek
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22  2018-01-31
Cottonwood Trail - Gila Box RNCA
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45  2017-11-10
Gila Box RNCA
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8  2017-05-17
Cottonwood Trail - Gila Box RNCA
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30  2016-12-11
Bonita Creek
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15  2016-12-07
Bonita Creek
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36  2016-05-01
Gila Box RNCA
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15  2014-05-01
Gila Box RNCA
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Bonita Creek offers some of the most outstanding birding opportunities in Southeastern Arizona. There are over 200 species of birds within the NCA. Optimum viewing season is spring and summer. This viewing deck offers a unique view at treetop levels on the rim of Bonita Creek. The deck is the only fully accessible year-round viewing area in southeast Arizona and Riverview Campground is within walking distance.





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2018-07-14 HAZ_Hikebot
    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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    FR / Jeep Road - Car possible when dry

    To walk/tour
    From Safford, travel approximately five miles east on U.S. Highway 70 to the town of Solomon and turn left onto Sanchez Road. Travel north for eight miles, crossing the bridge at the Gila River, to a Gila Box RNCA sign. Turn left onto that dirt road. Travel another 3.8 miles and take the right fork in the road. Travel 0.6 mile to another fork and turn right. At the next fork, follow the signs left to the Bonita Creek Watchable Wildlife Viewing Area.
    page created by SkyIslander18 on Dec 12 2013 7:32 pm
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