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Well worth the trip!

We had a bit of extra time and decided to make the drive from Tombstone to check out this place... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
From the top youcan see THEE WALL

This is a lovely place. The view from the top is breathtaking. Coronado could have gone around if... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
Hamden, Connecticut
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Comprised of 4,750 acres of oak woodlands along the border of the United States and Mexico, this living memorial commemorates the first major exploration of the American Southwest by Europeans.
4101 E Montezuma Canyon Rd, Hereford, AZ 85615-9376
+1 520-366-5515
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All reviews mexican border visitor center canyon trail short hike parking lot oak trees welcome center chain mail nice hike worth the trip mile drive gravel road miles round trip bring plenty of water awesome views great trails ranger station
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a bit of extra time and decided to make the drive from Tombstone to check out this place. We arrived later in the day, so we only had time to drive to Montezuma Pass, then make the ~1 mile round trip hike to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

This is a lovely place. The view from the top is breathtaking. Coronado could have gone around if he had stopped to ask directions! Regards, OldeBear

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

Yes its a 2 hour trip from Tucson but once you get to the top of the mountain its worth the view. Bring plenty of water as if you go during mid day you'll need it. Views are worth it but you better be in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PeterHa1
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Coronado National Memorial was created to commemorate the entry of the Coronado Expedition in 1540 into what is now the United States. The park features a scenic drive, a number of hiking trails, a wild cave, and a friendly staff you can meet at the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

We hiked Joe’s Canyon Trail to the peak and back. It is steep for about 2 miles and is about 7 miles round trip. The views are great the higher you hike. Lots of switch backs with drop offs. There is also an abandoned cave...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

This is a lovely historic area and the scenery is breath taking. We have visited this area each time we bird in soth east Arizona.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Pamela L
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Beautiful panoramic view from top after a short hike from the parking area.....with bathrooms! Nice view from parking area also

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Susan J
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Adventurous ride up but worth it We have gone there a number of times now, and brought many family and friends up here.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Ann F
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Visited 5-12-18. This is a real nice area that is out of the way. The visitors center is small but loaded with lots local history and a bunch of handouts for reading. The area is beautiful with a lot of native plants and trees to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Poudre1
Reviewed April 14, 2018

This was our second visit to Coronado NM, and this time we didn't find the steep 3-mile drive up the gravel road while overcoming over 1,300 feet in elevation to Montezuma's Pass nearly as challenging. The views from the pass are stunning, but the plan...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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