|Length||27.2 mi / 43.8 km|
|Time to Allow||Plan for three to six hours to drive, including backtracking.|
Certain stops along the byway require a $5.00 use pass to access.
Start your journey among giant saguaro cacti of the Sonoran desert and climb to shady conifer forests at nearly 9,000 feet, passing biological diversity equivalent to a drive from Mexico to Canada in just 27 miles. Enjoy spectacular views and recreational opportunities from hiking and camping to picnicking and skiing.
Metropolitan Tucson Convention and Visitors Bureau
USDA-Forest Service, Coronado National Forest