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Outdoors

Nothing like it in the world.

Satisfy your inner adventurer with a journey through all that Marana has to offer. With some of the best biking, hiking, and outdoors excursions in the Southwest, this is not an experience to pass up. Our backyards are filled with the most amazing flora and fauna, with species that are unlike anything in the world.

Saguaro cacti, a national treasure, call Marana their home, with a national forest nestled against our borders. The wild Tortolita mountain range shelters distinct plants and animals that will inspire you to venture further into its canyons and peaks.

Come to Marana for an outdoors experience you will surely remember – there is truly nothing like it in the world.


 


Nature

Nature

Find your adventure in the heart of the Sonoran Desert.

Pack your bags, and don’t forget your gear. In Marana, we take nature seriously – with two mountain ranges and a...

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Hiking

Hiking

Take a hike? You’ll want to in Marana.

Outdoor pursuits are a way of life in our high-desert environment. Hiking, cycling, running and walking are...

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Adventures

Adventures

Discover the colors of the desert.

Ever wondered what it would be like to fly above the desert with the birds? How about seeing a herd of wild horses...

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Bird Watching and Breakfast

Bird Watching and Breakfast

Bird Watching and Breakfast

Enjoy the early morning peace of El Rio Preserve that is home to more than a hundred birds. Afterward, visit nearby...

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Visit Saguaro National Park

Make Marana, Arizona your base camp for exploring Saguaro National Park.

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We are lucky to have one of the nation’s most treasured parks, Saguaro National Park, right in our backyard. Find out everything you need to know about visiting the park.

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