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#16 of 43 state parks in Arizona

Best trails in Sonoita Creek State Natural Area

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Explore the most popular trails in Sonoita Creek State Natural Area with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

Sonoita Creek State Natural Area sits in a transitional zone between the Sonoran and Chihuahuan Deserts. The park preserves endangered species and historical relics through research efforts and low impact recreation. Park Entrance Fees Pay at Patagonia Lake SP entrance station Per vehicle (1-4 Adults):$15-$20 Individual: $3 Camping fees: Primitive hike-in site: $17

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Map of trails in Sonoita Creek State Natural Area
Park information
Park hours
Monday
4:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
4:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday
4:30 am - 5:00 pm
Contact
(520) 287-2791
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Top trails (1)
#1 - Patagonia Lake Overlook
Sonoita Creek State Natural Area
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 44 m
Patagonia Lake Overlook is a 1.3 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Rio Rico, Arizona that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used Show more