The park has reopened.
Parking is only allowed in designated parking spots. Please observe all rules distributed by rangers when entering the park. Use caution as flooding is possible.
Sunday Guided Bird Walks at Catalina
Catalina State Park
Sundays beginning October 9 7:30 a.m.
Accomplished bird guides Mike and Lieve lead this bird walk. They will help participants spot and identify various birds that live in and visit Catalina State Park. Birders of all levels of experience are welcome to enjoy this guided walk. Please bring binoculars (and a bird guide if you have one!) This walk lasts several hours.
Meeting Location: Trailhead
Saturdays in October
Catalina State Park Nature Program
Learn about and see many reptiles that live naturally in the Sonoran Desert. Listen to our experts talk about the creatures and their adaptions to survive in the desert.
Saturday, October 1, 2022
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Mother Cody Band
Come on out to Catalina State Park and enjoy a performance from Mother Cody Band, a dance band from Oracle, Arizona!
Fridays, October 7 and 21, 2022
Learn about the behavior and biology of native raptors and how the ancient art of falconry has shaped modern raptor conservation efforts.
Wednesdays beginning October 12, 2022
Wednesday Guided Bird Walk
Both novice and seasoned birders enjoy the variety of birds that visit and live in the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains.
Saturday, October 15, 2022
Star Party at Catalina State Park
Imagine what you can see with telescopes provided by the Tucson Amateur Astronomy Association at Catalina State Park! Join us for an exciting, educational Star Party!
Sundays, October 16 and October 30, 2022
Sunday Geology Walk
How were the Santa Catalina Mountains formed? What are some of the different rocks in the park? Learn about the geology of the park with experienced geologist, Karen.
Saturday, November 5, 2022
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Austin Owen
Austin Owen will return to Catalina State Park to perform an eclectic mix of music ranging from R&B to Bossa nova!
Saturday, December 2, 2022
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Kevin of KT Klassics
Join KT Klassics for a second concert in April with Catalina State Park's Music in the Mountains Concert Series! Kevin from KT Klassics plays your favorite classic rock covers.