Backroads 2024 Family Adventures



DAY 1 From Tucson, we journey to Saguaro National Park West, spanning over 24,000 acres of desert landscape | Hike along a ravine to discover the remnants of an old copper mine and views of giant saguaros, their long arms reaching for the Sonoran desert sun | See 800-year-old petroglyphs etched into canyon walls by Hohokam peoples | Roam through the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, a unique zoo, natural history museum and botanical garden | At the end of each day kick back with your family at our historic resort and enjoy vistas of the Santa Catalina Mountains. DAY 2 Cycle along the acclaimed Cactus Loop, a quiet one-way road in the park | Enjoy a roller-coaster route that twists and turns through a saguaro cactus forest | Adults get in some more biking miles on a ride through the foothills of the Rincon Mountains | The younger set journeys to Colossal Cave with the Kids Adventure Leader to enjoy a frozen treat | Adults and kids explore Colossal Cave—the largest dry cave in North America—and learn about its geology, history and legends, which include tales of bandits and ghosts! DAYS 3–4 Explore Tucson on two wheels, cycling along the city’s network of car-free bike paths | Kids head out for a horseback riding excursion | Grown- ups set off for a spin up Gates Pass for views of the valley | Explore Mercado San Agustin, an open-air courtyard lined with local shops and restaurants | In the Santa Catalina Mountain foothills, hike through the riparian zone of Sabino Canyon, brimming with diverse vegetation and wildlife. » Hacienda Del Sol Guest Ranch Resort - Casual Plus Discover southern Arizona, where towering saguaro cacti defy nature’s extremes. Where you hike quiet trails and bike magical landscapes. Where cactus flowers and cougars share a home in the desert. National Park 4-Day Getaway in the Sun ARIZONA’S SAGUARO & TUCSON


Santa Catalina Mountains

Mt. Lemmon


Sabino Canyon



Colossal Cave

4 DAYS ACTIVITY LEVELS 1-3 • Bike • Walk/Hike ACCOMMODATIONS Casual Plus Hotel $2,899 to $3,099 per person double occ. CHOOSE A TRIP FOR • Families with Teens & Kids shown here • Families with Older Teens & 20s • Your Private Group Price & availability varies based on date & group size o \ Search AZAM on

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