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Brown's Canyon Ranch

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Ramsey Canyon Rd, Sierra Vista, AZ
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This historic site is really interesting, but the best part is hiking Brown Canyon. There are... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dannahinderer
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Hereford, Arizona
Photographers Haven

If you are a hobbyist, professional photographer, or just looking for somewhere beautiful this is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amanda T
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Ramsey Canyon Rd, Sierra Vista, AZ
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This historic site is really interesting, but the best part is hiking Brown Canyon. There are several trails to take and all of them are interesting and the views are awesome.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are a hobbyist, professional photographer, or just looking for somewhere beautiful this is your location. It is magical at dusk and I would assume so at dawn. I was there in the summer (mid-July) and as an Arizona Native- I never expected to...More

Thank Amanda T
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Reviewed June 26, 2018

We've seen the sign for Brown's Canyon Ranch and decided to go and visit. It's just a mile or 2 off the highway so a really easy trip. It's a nicely preserved old ranch house and barnyard on a large preserved acreage of pasture land....More

1  Thank CBlocal2014
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

the old ranch house was interesting but wish there was more specific information on the rooms and the items on display - we walked the nature trail (3/4 mi) but early spring there was very little to see no birds or wildlife - we walked...More

2  Thank Karen S
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Reviewed February 25, 2018

It was interesting to look inside the ranch house. Ranchers definitely had a hard life. We did not have time to hike, but there were a lot of people hiking.

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Reviewed December 27, 2017

There are lots of hiking trails, and loops off of hiking trails; there are level ones, wide ones that are wheelchair accessible; there are trails for motorbikes, for horseback riding, including ample parking room for trailers just inside the main gate. Birders will find ample...More

1  Thank donnarv2017
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Reviewed October 13, 2017

This is a great stop on a long journey. I spent only about an hour at the ranch and could have used more time. Parking is easy right by the ranch and close to the bathroom. This ranch is full of history, change of ownerships...More

1  Thank Britt B
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Brown Canyon Ranch is a perfect site for a family picnic and short walk, or for a day-long adventure in the mountains. You can park near the historic buildings and set off into the beautiful Huachucas, through Ramsey Canyon, into the Coronado National Forest.

2  Thank maryjoyrenfro
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Reviewed May 25, 2017

Brown Canyon Ranch used to be a working cattle farm nestled at the base of the Huachucas near Ramsey Canyon, near Sierra Vista, AZ. It is now visited by individuals and school groups to show how life used to be. The last member of the...More

2  Thank AZTravelLady
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Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

The one wanderful piece and quiet and just outstanding views i have been here in Sierra Vista Az my intire life born an raised up here in these mountains theres so much to connect to i would just love to live in one of thoughs...More

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cherjb
September 30, 2017|
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Response from maryjoyrenfro | Reviewed this property |
I do not know what "white object" you see. There is a house, a pond, and a watertank at the parking area. You can have a picnic right there at the main site, or pack it along as you hike around the grasslands at the foot... More
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May 8, 2017|
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No there is no cost
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David D
March 30, 2017|
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Response from Tumblweed22 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you may ... they will enjoy it as much as you 😊
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