Oracle State Park

520.896.2425

Located on Mount Lemmon Road in Oracle, the park contains many hiking trails, picnic and group use areas, the Center for Environmental Education, ramadas, the Arizona Trail, and the historic Kannally Ranch House. Tours are conducted on weekends. Call for current schedule. Admission fee.

Kartchner Caverns State Park

Reservations: 520.586.2283

Catalina State Park

520.628.5798

Located at 11570 N. Oracle Road/Highway 77 at mile marker 81, the park is at the base of the Santa Catalina Mountains. Hiking trails are accessible from the park including the Romero Canyon Trail, which leads to a beautiful area with clear pools shaded by sycamore and oak trees. Guided bird walks, wildflower walks, and nature hikes are available weekly through winter and spring months. Horseback riding trails, camping, picnic tables, and grills are also available. Admission fee (members free).