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Taking a hike in the mountains of Tuscon

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Tucson is surrounded by four mountain ranges, one in each direction. The city is sandwiched between the two halves of beautiful Saguaro National Park.  


Coronado National Forest lies to the north of town. So does Catalina State Park. Countless outdoor recreation areas dot the city's perimeters. A little farther out are numerous wilderness areas accessible only by gravel road. 

Anybody who sits on their duff in Tucson and whines that there is nothing to do hasn't looked. 

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