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  • Historic Hacienda de la Canoa

    mapRaul M. Grijalva Canoa Ranch Conservation Park
    5375 S. I-19 Frontage Road
    Green Valley, AZ
    (520) 877-6000
    Get driving directions 

    Features/Activities

    Historic Landmark
    Park Tours
    Environmental Education Programs
    Restrooms
    Birding
    Wildlife Viewing

    Canoa Calendar

    Events

    Kick in for Anza at Canoa Ranch: Saturday, September 13, 2014
    Save the Date! 2nd Annual Anza Day at Canoa Ranch will be Sunday, October 26, 2014
    See video of Canoa Ranch dedication event on March 2, 2013

    aerial view of ranchCommittees

    Canoa Ranch Conservation Committee (this is the new committee established by the Board of Supervisors on January 14, 2014)

    Canoa Ranch Community Trust/Oversight Committee
    (this committee is no longer active)

    Hours

    Public Open Hours are as follows: 
    8:30 – 11:00 a.m.
    2nd Tuesday
    1st and 3rd Saturday
    May through September

    Jr Manning HouseOverview Tour of Historic Hacienda de la Canoa

    Join a walking tour of the Canoa Ranch headquarters to gain insights into the fascinating stories of the people that lived and worked on the ranch. Visit the historic ranch buildings and corrals and enjoy scenic views of the Santa Cruz River Valley. Reservations required.
    Saturday, September 6 • 8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
    Tuesday, September 9 • 8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
    Saturday, September 20 • 8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
    Every Tuesday and Saturday in October • 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.


    Kick In for Anza at Canoa Ranch

    Fundraiser luncheon hosted by BAJA Sporting Club in partnership with Pima County. Take a self-guided tour, visit information booths, meet members of the Anza Trail Color Guard and have lunch with entertainment. Donations help fund the Anza Trail Color Guard to appear in the White Elephant Parade and the 2nd Annual Anza Day at Canoa Ranch. Donation $25. Admission by ticket only. To purchase tickets www.anzadays.com
    Saturday, September 13 • 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

    Heritage Area Structures Rehabilitation Tour

    Architectural preservationist Simon Herbert will discuss the processes and materials used for the rehabilitation of the structures at Historic Hacienda de la Canoa as he leads this behind-the scenes tour. Participants will also learn about the work that has transformed the structures from deteriorating ruins to functional buildings. Reservations required.
    Wednesday, October 8 and October 22 • 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.

    2nd Annual Anza Day at Canoa Ranch

    Visit the historic ranch buildings and corrals and enjoy an appearance by the Anza Trail Color Guard, vendors, information booths and special exhibits. Tour Canoa Ranch headquarters to gain insights into the fascinating stories of the people that lived and worked on the ranch.
    Sunday, October 26 • 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

    Request a tour

    corralsVolunteer Opportunities

    Call 877-6004 or email CanoaRanch@pima.gov for more information.

    Interpretive Tour Guide

    Volunteer Tour Guides interpret Historic Hacienda de la Canoa’s preserved and restored historic buildings and landscapes, cultural history, and natural resources at Raul M. Grijalva Canoa Ranch Conservation Park for scheduled groups and the general public.

    Site Restoration Volunteer

    Volunteers assist NRPR staff with light restoration and construction work on the buildings inside the historic heritage areas. Projects will include surface preparation prior to painting interior and exterior walls on buildings and other landscape elements. Light wood working projects including surface preparation and general repairs prior to re-staining wooden surfaces on both interior and exterior locations. Repair and restoration of the retaque corral areas including repair or replacing damaged materials in the fencing and gates.

    Landscape Restoration and Maintenance Volunteer

    Volunteers assist NRPR staff with clearing the areas around the historic buildings of unwanted vegetation and establishing and maintaining plantings and trees that are correct for the site. Opportunities are also available to join The Green Valley Gardeners; Jack Davis Jack@greenvalleygardeners.com

    Restoration Tour Volunteer

    Volunteer Tour Guides will lead visitor tours of the restoration activities underway at Historic Hacienda de la Canoa. They will interpret the preservation and restoration work on the historic buildings and landscape to groups and the general public.
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