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Agua Caliente Park

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Address: 12325 E Roger Rd, Tucson, AZ 85749-9054
Phone Number: 5207245000
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Beautiful Park

This is a real treasure. The green grass, lake, turtles, ducks, palms and wonderful places to sit or tables to picnic, all add to the delight of this park.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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191 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a real treasure. The green grass, lake, turtles, ducks, palms and wonderful places to sit or tables to picnic, all add to the delight of this park.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on a tight budget on a trip to Tucson from Phoenix for high school football games and needed a place to sit, relax, and have a picnic, partially to kill time. I looked on Trip Advisor for parks and this one intrigued me...so we went. VERY happy with the park. Lush green grass, a lot of shade, beautiful... More 

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Thank aprilcoleman6
Tucson, Arizona
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, I am happy to say that the water is back up at Agua Caliente! I love wildlife and to see those turtles "sunbathing" on the log is just too much! Now, I didn't see as many as I have in previous visits, but that could be due to timing. This place really is serene. Don't expect a huge national... More 

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Thank J. W
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29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Certainly was not expecting a natural spring here, but sure enough here it was. Walking around this park there were moments when I forgot I was in Tucson. A beautiful place to come for some quiet mental rejuvenation.

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Thank Jeffrey B
Tucson, Arizona
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28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

On Tucson's far east side this desert oasis park has lots to look at, nice walking trails. Family picnic areas. A nice place to relax and escape the city.

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Thank blpettyaz
Tucson, Arizona
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18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

I love going to picnic at Aqua Calente Park . Have taken my grandchildren their on many occasions. The trees and pond is a little oasis in Tucson. There is a nice walk around the park and it's a great place for a family

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Thank Joanne A
Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

This regional park offers nice places for a family gathering as well as guided historical tours and great bird watching. The art gallery is an added bonus.

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Thank Marti W
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

Another "out of the way" place of solitude from the busy traffic of Tucson. Great spot for a picnic with the family or a "senior afternoon". Small lake with duck and turtles. You need GPS or a good "co-pilot" directing you. It is out of the way and you don't expect to find this in Tucson. Lush and green!

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Tucson, Arizona
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

If you want to get away from the busy day and enjoy a quiet, serene place, then this is a perfect park. I've been here countless times and love sitting by the lake or walking around the lake. there's always people, but even they can feel distant here. It's a great place for photographs and has a lot of history!

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Thank Theresa L
Tucson, Arizona
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Great for watching all kinds of birds(an Audubon store is in park). Tours are commonly in morning. Great family picnic spot. There iare also classes which are free.There is an art gallery which is free. Tour of donated ranch is also free. The paths around three pools are paved and handicap designed. Unfortunately the last two pools are often dry... More 

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