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  • Historic Hacienda de la Canoa

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

    Features/Amenities

    • Historic Landmark
    • Restrooms
    • Walking Paths

    Outdoor Activities

    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
    Canoa Ranch

    Committees

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    Canoa Ranch Community Trust/Oversight Committee ( this committee is no longer active)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

    Overview Tour of Historic Hacienda de la Canoa

    Join a walking tour of the Canoa Ranch headquarters to gain insights into the fascinating stories of 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. Historic Hacienda de la Canoa, 5375 S. I-19 Frontage Rd., Green Valley. Call 877-6004 or email CanoaRanch@pima.gov for reservations or more information.
    Saturday, August 2, 8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
    Tuesday, August 12, 8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
    Saturday, August 16, 8:30 – 10:00 a.m.


    Nature Night: Bats and Bugs

    Spend an evening discovering the fascinating lives of nocturnal insects and bats. Learn how their lives are inextricably intertwined and how much you benefit from them every day. We look and listen for bats as they emerge to forage at sunset, and use blacklights to attract night-flying insects. Free, donations accepted. Reservations required.
    Friday, August 8, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

    Request a tour

    Volunteer 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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    3500 W. River Road
    Tucson, AZ 85741

    (520) 877-6000


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