Monday, November 4, 2013

Rillito River Trail Tucson, Arizona October 2013

                                         Map of the Rillito River Park

The Rillito River Trail is a jewel on Tucson's north side. It is a 12 mile trail that follows the Rillito River from Craycroft Road to North Thornydale Road near Interstate 10.  People can access the path at several points including Craycroft and Campbell Avenue. Both riverbanks feature developed trails. Elevation gain is minimal with small hills along the route. The river trail is popular with runners, walkers and bicycles. (Information from

                          Along the trail west of Campbell Avenue

                     Looking towards the Catalina Mountains on the south side of the river

                                    Quintin between Saguaros