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Ramsey Canyon Preserve

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27 E Ramsey Canyon Rd, Hereford, AZ 85615-9613
+1 520-378-2785
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Must Visit For Birding and Nature Lovers

I'm not really into birding but I do love nature! Ramsey Canyon is one of my ALL TIME favorite... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2017
Mary P
Another beautiful canyon

Hiked here for 3 days in a row as we stayed at the Ramsey canyon inn. Difficult to wait until 8 AM... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2017
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Best known for its 14 species of hummingbirds, Ramsey Canyon requires reservations on the weekend from the Nature Conservancy.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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27 E Ramsey Canyon Rd, Hereford, AZ 85615-9613
+1 520-378-2785
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Reviewed July 22, 2017

I'm not really into birding but I do love nature! Ramsey Canyon is one of my ALL TIME favorite places to visit in the Sierra Vista area! Make your reservations ahead of time. Only a limited number of visitors is allowed each day. You can...More

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Reviewed June 7, 2017

Hiked here for 3 days in a row as we stayed at the Ramsey canyon inn. Difficult to wait until 8 AM when you are allowed past the gate, but still great hiking. Once you leave the Nat. Conservancy property you are on wilderness trails....More

Thank Hamhed
Reviewed May 19, 2017

Take binoculars, water, hat, suncreen, snacks. Unique location to spot rare birds and animals. Consider joining The Nature Conservancy too, for discount and to support great organization.

Thank David S
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Very nice visitor center & gift shop. Friendly docents sharing info on the hiking trail & animals to see. Great hiking trail.

Thank Virginia-SIMB
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Beautiful, deer running about, quiet, green, great place to get away from it all, hidden gem, worth the drive

Thank O2046HElindaw
Reviewed April 12, 2017

When a friend came to visit me in January the Sierra Vista area was receiving a rare rainy moment. It didn't matter because the trees at the Ramsey Canyon Preserve sheltered us from the misty drizzle. No Hummingbirds visited but we heard and saw other...More

Thank Tinkb357
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Must do for bird enthusiasts and nature lovers. Lovely climate and lots of wildlife. Be sure and have the kids complete a Bingo card related to their observations.

Thank Kate V
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

My mom and I enjoy painting watercolors in outdoor settings. We loved Ramsey Canyon. It is picturesque, peaceful, and the sound of running water is amazing. Beautiful area!

Thank ArizonaMouse
Reviewed March 10, 2017

We are avid birders and visit the canyon twice a year for the past 10 years enjoying strolling the trails in Ramsey Canyon; the topography is beautiful with a nice gradual incline into the canyon. We enjoy chatting with the volunteers in the nicely stocked...More

Thank Gershwin12
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

We walked with our docent guide and learned a great deal about the history of this beautiful area. She was very knowledgeable about the trees, bushes and birds, tho many of the birds have not yet arrived (we were there March 4). Following her walk...More

Thank HikerDave2
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