Programs & Events

Kartchner Caverns State Park

Southern Arizona Hiking: Sunset Hike Series

June 30, July 28, August 25, and September 29   5:30 p.m.

Enjoy beautiful views of the San Pedro River Valley and Whetstone Mountains during this 2.4 mile moderate trail experience.


Kartchner Caverns Photo Tours!

July 21, 2018, August 25, September 22, October 20, November 24, December 22   4:30 p.m. - 7:05 p.m.

Have you ever wanted to take photos of the amazing underground world of Kartchner Caverns? Here's your chance! Arizona State Parks and Trails now offers an opportunity to take photos inside the cave every month. Registration for this tour is $125 per person.


Bug Night!

Saturday, August 11, 2018   7 - 9 p.m.

Join us for a spectacular outdoor insect viewing with a local entomologist! Grab a black light for a nighttime scorpion walk led by park rangers who will show you all the secret places where the creepy-crawlies live.


Kartchner Star Party

October 13   2:00 pm- 9:00 pm

Join us at this award winning venue October 13! The International Dark Sky Association has deemed Kartchner Caverns State Park worthy of special designation, be amazed at what you're seeing!