The 38,590-acre National Forest portion of the Rincon Mountain Wilderness borders Saguaro National Park on three sides, and remains pleasantly remote in spite of its close proximity to Tucson. One reason...[more]
To Turkey and Miller Creek trails, drive east 39 miles from Tucson on Interstate 10 to the Mescal road exit (#297). Drive north on the Mescal Road which becomes FR 35 to the trailheads (16 miles). To Italian Spring Trail, take Tanque Verde road east. The road changes to Redington Pass Road; continue east approximately 8 miles. Turn south on FR 37 (4-wheel drive).
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