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Address: Saguaro National Park, AZ
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Hiking trail in Saguaro East.

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Quick little jaunt

Just 1/4 mile with some signs telling about some of the vegetation. It was a quickly easy little trail. I enjoyed it but wouldn't want to do it again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2016
Natsy42
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Springfield, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

My granddaughter and I walked on this trail while visiting the park. The entire trail was blacktop and a very short walk. It's not at all strenuous. It's a nice opportunity to walk thru the dessert and see all the different types of plant life that grows here in AZ.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Just 1/4 mile with some signs telling about some of the vegetation. It was a quickly easy little trail. I enjoyed it but wouldn't want to do it again.

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Roswell, Georgia
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159 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,399 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

This is a nice walk to do if you have very limited time. It's only about half a mile, paved, and flat. It has informational signs along the path telling about the local flora and fauna. We went in the winter, but I can imagine it would be quite hot in the summer since it has no shade - though... More 

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Las Cruces
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Spotted this area as we were getting ready to leave the park. Thought we would stop and check it out. It was well worth the stop. It was handicap accessible, and with my wife temporarily in a wheel chair, it was a perfect spot to see a lot of the plants and cactus native to the area, and eve saw... More 

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New York City, New York
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115 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Halfway through the loop drive, this trail gets you walking around Saguaro and mesquite. It's not very long, but hot. Bring water.

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Marden, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We haven't seen much wildlife on this trail but it is good to look at the birds and the various types of cacti and plants. It is a nice easy walk and ideal for anyone who doesn't want to walk too far in the heat. It is part way along the scenic drive.

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

another good trail anyone in the family can travel. always bring water, a hat and sunscreen. roadrunners, cactus wren, but we have not seen a snake.

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Thank claudia p

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