Guided Tours2nd and 4th Saturdays, November through April
3.8-mile moderate hike follows a sycamore-lined stream in the lower reaches of
the Baboquivari Peak. Climbing 700 feet in elevation, the trail reaches a
natural bridge in the upper canyon.
are held on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month from November to
April. The cost is $5 per person, with a maximum of 12 people. Hikes depart at 9
You will stop and have your lunch under the shade of a beautiful
natural rock Arch.
In an effort to lessen impacts to wildlife and
plant species, the canyon is open by reservation only.
Directions and Arrival:Please
plan your travel time to arrive at the specified time. You will be greeted at
the junction of the Brown Canyon entrance road and Highway 286 (link to
directions to Brown Canyon).
What to bring
Water bottle, daypack & sunscreen.
Binoculars, camera, and
What to wear
At 4100 feet elevation Brown
Canyon days are generally warm with cool evenings. Dressing in layers will
provide you with the most flexibility. Include a hat for outdoor sun protection
and wear sturdy shoes.
check may be returned to you, if cancellation is made at least 72 hours prior to
the hike date.
In an effort to lessen
impacts to wildlife and plant species, the canyon is open by reservation
only. For reservation availability, contact the refuge at 520-823-4251 or Daniel_Peterson@fws.gov