Mountain Parks

Tucson Mountain ParkTucson Mountain Park

Tucson Mountain Park was established in 1929. The park is comprised of 20,429.29 acres, with approximately 60 miles of trail for non-motorized use. Currently, trails are being rerouted and replaced as necessary to meet sustainability standards and protect natural resources and cultural sites. See Current and Future Projects  for more information and updates.

In addition to trails, Tucson Mountain Park provides campsites at Gilbert Ray Campground, picnic areas with grills, a shooting range and an archery range.

TMP Trail System Map
TMP Trails Re-route Map

Tortolita Mountain ParkTortolita Mountain Park

Tortolita Mountain Park is early in its developmental stages, but trails are in place and being constructed. When the park is completed many years from now, it will be considerably larger than the 6,143.73 acres it occupies today.

Completed trails include the Wild Burro Trail from Tangerine Road into the Tortolita Mountains, where it connects with the recently-completed Ridgeline Trail. The Javelina, Wild Mustang, Cochie Canyon and Alamo Spring Trails, accessible from the Dove Mountain Trailhead, while open to multiple use, are not recommended for equestrian or mountain bike use.

The Trails in the Tortolitas (Marana Map) 

Colossal Cave Mountain ParkColossal Cave Mountain Park

Located at the southeast end of the Rincon Valley, Colossal Cave Mountain Park offers a strikingly beautiful landscape, with geological features, riparian areas and views of the Rincon Mountains. This 2,577.09-acre natural resource park is crossed by the Arizona National Scenic Trail.
In addition to the cave, park amenities include camping and picnic sites, a store, museum and horseback tours.

Pima County Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation is currently preparing a master trails plan for this park.
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