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Cactus Forest Drive, Saguaro National Park
(4.7/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web)
Cactus Forest Drive is located in Saguaro National Park. Put Cactus Forest Drive on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Saguaro National Park trip itinerary builder.
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  • The 8 mile scenic drive is nice by car and so are the hiking trails, but if you have the chance to bike the 8 miles, it is absolutely awesome. There are almost no people here just before sunset (we vi...  more »
  • not wanting to waste too much time in this park, we decided to dedicate ourselves to simply take the Cactus Forest Drive (about 1:00 to go straight) with adjoining photo stops, without stopping to make trails (it got really hot ...). the entire street is lined with hundreds of saguaro, of different sizes.
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  • We spent several hours just admiring all the different cacti in the park.ANd also the bushes, and plants. You could just drive the loop in a short time, or relax and stop at all the pullouts, and real...  more »