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Catalina State Park


628-5798, off AZ Hwy. 77 (Oracle Rd.) just north of Tucson. Daily fee $6/car, 5 a.m.–10 p.m. Visitor center 7 a.m.–5 p.m. daily. Camping $15–$20. Allow 2–4 hours.Stop at Ranger station before entering the park to pick up field information on the plants and animals living here. Excellent trail system. Romero Trail follows a wash and running creek—usually a good site for viewing an assortment of plants.

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Wish we had more time to hike these trails. It was beautiful and only $7 to get in. Next time I’d plan a full day to explore more! Worth the trip!

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Great Hiking

A friend and I hiked the Romero Pools Trail on 1/1/20. The combination of cool weather and recent rain/snow made this hike extra special. There were streams and saterfalls in places where they are...

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Hidden treasure~

Great park, the mountains are breathtaking and the views are spectacular. There are various grades for a challenge or a stroll.

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