Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge, Arivaca

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Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge is located in Arivaca. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Arivaca holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • If your are looking for the real thing this is the place. Very secluded and pristine this is the quintessential high Sonoran Desert landscape. Here you will find seclusion and beauty without the crowd...  more »
  • What a treat this refuge is. It is in a semi-desert grassland area of AZ which includes a cienega (marsh) and a beautiful canyon in the Baboquivari Mountains. The visitor’s center is an old ranch home...  more »
  • The visitor center is rather small but you can buy a birding map and a road map there and the folks are very helpful. From there you can drive and hike all over the place but we elected to head over t...  more »
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  • Great place to go camping if you want to get away from everyone and everything. Primitive camping, beautiful sights. Hopefully they will clear out some of the mesquite, and help bring back the Pronghorn antelope. Otherwise there are lots of mule and white tail deer, coyotes, rabbits, even skunks to see. There are some foxes, bobcats and mountain lions also but those are less likely to see. Its one of the best places for bird watching.
  • Lots of wildlife to view. Rugged terrain very rocky. Good hunt!
  • Great place to visit. Roads are a little rough. Trash left by illegals.
  • Moderately easy walk with some benches for resting. Just under a mile.
  • It was a great place to hunt and camp. Feds took it over and ruined it.

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