3693 South Old Spanish Trail
Tucson, Arizona 85730
Desert Ecology Trail (AllTrails) webpage
Saguaro National Park website
Rincon Mountain District (East) map
Also, see Saguaro National Park
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About Desert Ecology Trail
.25 mile round trip on paved trail.
An easy stroll through the desert beside Javelina Wash. Signs along the way will introduce you to the plants and animals that call the Sonoran Desert home”. This trail is wheelchair accessible.
From Hiking in the Cactus Forest brochure
About Saguaro National Park
Tucson, Arizona is home to the nation’s largest cacti. The giant saguaro is the universal symbol of the American west. These majestic plants, found only in a small portion of the United States, are protected by Saguaro National Park, to the east and west of the modern city of Tucson. Here you have a chance to see these enormous cacti, silhouetted by the beauty of a magnificent desert sunset.
From Saguaro National Park webpage