Nature Conservancy's Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Cochise County, AZ
Nature Conservancy

You won't want to miss this world-renowned attraction. The canyon's unique interplay of geology, biology, topography and climate makes it a highly sought-after refuge. A habitat for many plants and animals, Ramsey Canyon Preserve nurtures over 170 varieties of birds, including14 species of hummingbirds.

Inside the Visitor Center at Ramsey Canyon Preserve is the "Please Touch Room," always exciting for children. With bird nests, snakeskins and other wildlife bits, all available for touching and holding, this unusual, animal and bird collection is always intriguing. Allow 3 hours.

Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday; closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Days.

Please note that pets are prohibited in the preserve. Also, smoking is not permitted.

Nature Conservancy
Open 8am to 5pm daily from February through October; seasonal days and hours from November through January (call in advance); closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year''s Days.

Free admission on the first Saturday of each month.

Customizable Directions

Basic Directions

Hwy 92 South 7 miles (Milepost 327); right onto Ramsey Canyon Rd; 3 miles to the Preserve.

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