Picacho Peak is always looking for volunteers to help out. Be a camp host, visitor center aide, or help us keep up with maintenance; there's opportunities for anyone eager to learn.

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Enjoy the view as you hike the trails that wind around Picacho Peak! Remember to hike smart and bring comfortable footwear and plenty of water!

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Programs & Events

Evening Program

Every Saturday in November   4 p.m.

Join a park ranger in the campground amphitheater for a 30-minute program. Topics vary, please call the park directly at (520) 466-3183 for current schedule. 

Hike the Peak on Hunter Trail

Saturday, December 2, 2017   10 a.m.

Join a park volunteer guide on the Hunter Trail and enjoy 360-degree views from the top of Picacho Peak. This is a challenging hike that involves steep switchbacks, rock scrambles, climbing up several cableways and an elevation change of 1,600 feet.  READ MORE


Park and Facility Hours

Park is open year-round

Park is open from 5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. (gates close)
Trails are open from sunrise to sunset

Visitor Center/Park Store

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hours may vary

Holiday Hours

8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Thanksgiving Day, November 23

8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Christmas Eve, December 24

CLOSED Christmas Day, December 25

Park Entrance Fee

Per vehicle (1-4 Adults): $7.00
Individual/bicycle: $3.00