DesertUSA Trading Post
Father Eusebio Francisco Kino
Juan Bautista de Anza
Arizona's Camp Grant Massacre
Benson, Arizona: 46 miles east.
Wilcox, Arizona: 82 miles east.
Casa Grande, Arizona: 63 miles north.
Phoenix, Arizona: 116 miles north.
Tubac, Arizona: 52 miles south.
Nogales, Arizona: 64 miles south.
Tombstone, Arizona: 71 miles southeast.
Ajo, Arizona: 129 miles west.
Yuma, Arizona: 237 miles west.
(Mileages are from Tucson)
Saguaro National Park West: 12 miles west of Tucson.
Saguaro National Park East: 13 miles east of Tucson.
Tucson Mountain County Park: 10 miles west.
Picacho Peak State Park:50 miles north.
Catalina State Park 20 miles north.
Casa Grande National Monument: 80 miles north.
Tumacacori National Historic Park: 46 miles south.
Chiricahua National Monument: 120 miles east.
Tubac Presidio State Historic Park: 42 miles south.
Tombstone Courthouse State Historic Park: 71 miles southeast.
Buenos Aries National Wildlife Refuge: 40 miles southwest..
Sabino Canyon Recreation Area: At the northeast edge of Tucson.
Coronado National Forest: Surrounds Saguaro East.
Cochise Stronghold Recreation Area: 77 miles east.
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum: 12 miles west.
Old Tucson Movie Studio: 12 miles west.
Tucson Mineral Museum: Tucson.
Biosphere 2 Center: 17 miles north.
Kitt Peak National Observatory: 39 miles west.
Coronado National Memorial: 105 miles southeast.
Fort Bowie National Historic Site: 117 miles east.
DesertUSA Newsletter -- We send articles on hiking, camping and places to explore, as well as animals, wildflower reports, plant information and much more. Sign up now. (It's free.)
The Desert Environment
The North American Deserts
Desert Geological Terms