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Arizona Highway #83 Scenic Drive

NM,AZ US Forest Service

Arizona Highway #83 Scenic Drive

The drive from Sonoita to Montezuma Pass passes through an area of rolling hills and shallow canyons where distant mountain ranges mark the horizons. About midway through the drive, Parker Canyon Lake...[more]

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AZ

NM

Directions

From Tucson: Drive 21 miles east on I-10 to AZ Highway 83 then 27 miles south to Sonoita. Continue south on AZ 83 to Parker Canyon Lake, where AZ Highway 83 ends and FR 48 begins. Take FR 48 to FR 61 (turn left) and continue to Montezuma Pass. From Sierra Vista: Drive 14 miles south on AZ Highway 92, following signs into the Coronado National Memorial. Drive to the top of Montezuma Pass and you're on your way.

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