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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A Lovely Park
A very pleasant park with various walking trails available. Its partially riparian environment invites the presence of a great variety of wonderful birdlife!
I spent 4 nights in my RV. Setting was beautiful right at the foot of the Catalina Mountains which towered overhead. Spaces were paved and spaced about 50 feet apart. Even though the place was...
Romero Pools. Nice hike, but it’s takes about 2.5 hours for the out and back!
Really great hike, if you are on the West Side of Tucson. (Eg. Oro Valley) When your get to the part (pay the $7 entry fee per car) you can park at the first parking lot and do a super short 1/3...