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Mt-Lemmon Summer Haven

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12872 N Sabino Canyon Rd, Mount Lemmon, AZ 85619
(520) 576-1586
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    5 of 5 stars
Just a beautiful place to get away to that is close to Tucson and surrounding communitys

We particularly love to go to Mt. Lemmon/Summer Haven in the hot Summer months. It's always cooler up in the pines, and there are some beautiful views from the mountain. We usually take a picnic up and just enjoy our day. We always go get fudge at the store in Summer Haven too. It's awesome... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Vicki P
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San Manuel, Arizona
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San Manuel, Arizona
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We particularly love to go to Mt. Lemmon/Summer Haven in the hot Summer months. It's always cooler up in the pines, and there are some beautiful views from the mountain. We usually take a picnic up and just enjoy our day. We always go get fudge at the store in Summer Haven too. It's awesome! For the fishermen there is... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful views,lots of pullout spots for photo ops, cooler weather, several eating options even a lake!

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Verteillac, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

We drove out of Tucson in 77 degrees which dropped to 42 by the time we reached Summerhaven and there had been snow earlier in the day. However, the cafe was open, the fire was roaring and and the staff enthusiastically welcoming. A burger and a veggie wrap were both delicious (the wrap was crammed with mushroom, peppers, onion and... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Have lives in Arizona for 35 yrs and finally went to Mt. Lemmon!! I was afraid that my Prius might have a problem going up this mountain. Suggestion for the average driver - fill up with gas before you go up the mountain! The road is in amazing shape and so well planned. Beautiful trip and amazing views!

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Hemet
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

The food was delicious and the got coffee or cocoa in the wintertime hits the spot. Come here often just for the ski valley feel, then hit the slopes for some of the best rides.

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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We went there to escape the 108 degree heat in Tucson. We had 4 couples in front of us and was told that there would be a 10-15 minute wait. We were seated in 10 short minutes. The spinach salad was to die for and reasonably priced. My husband's sandwich was very good too. The wait staff was very friendly... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Beautiful drive, good restaurant and general store. Main road through village a little difficult to maneuver, but we did okay. Lovely area and so nice and cool from the desert floor.

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Travelled up to Summer Haven to do some hiking. Had a chance to hike Marshall Gulch. Not a lot to do actually in Summer Haven. The fire certainly devastated the area - 340 homes destroyed. There are now two restaurants in town as well as the Iron Gate at the ski hill operating. The community can certainly use your help... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed this day trip and have decided to rent a cabin up here once or twice a year. I love living in Tucson and this mountain retreat is just minutes away from Tucson. A must visit location.

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Story City, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Ruben Sandwiches are wonderful, and very beautiful mountains. Friends are vegan and glutton free, and they made entrees that could enjoy.

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  • Address: 12872 N Sabino Canyon Rd, Mount Lemmon, AZ 85619
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Mount Lemmon
  • Phone Number: (520) 576-1586

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  • Cuisine: Cafe

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