Ajo Mountain Drive - 21 mile bike loop - ORPI, AZ | HikeArizona
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Ajo Mountain Drive - 21 mile bike loop - ORPI, AZ

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Distance Round Trip 21 miles
Trailhead Elevation 1,668 feet
Elevation Gain 1,000 feet
Accumulated Gain 1,250 feet
 Interest Historic & Peak
 Dogs not allowed
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Although many people breeze through Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument (ORPI) on their way to Mexico, one of the most popular viewing options is to take a scenic drive along Ajo Mountain Drive. Traveling this scenic loop drive on bicycle takes it to a whole new level of appreciation for the unique geology and flora that resides in ORPI.

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2014-04-03
    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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    Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
    $8 fee per car for a 7 day pass. Backpacking and backcountry camping is not allowed at this time due to an increase in illegal border activity.. Camping is available in the two designated campgrounds only.


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