Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge

Dept. Fish & Wildlife

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Arivaca Sasabe Rd.
Sasabe, AZ 85633
520-823-4251
Official Website

GPS: 31.6351, -111.4421

Last Price Paid: $0
Number of Sites: 83
Pad Type: dirt
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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3 people have reviewed this location.

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Rich
Tucson, AZ
24 Coachmen Santara Class C 238RB
9 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 73

Rich would stay here again

“Big open glorious empty country”

Reviewed Mar 06, 2015

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Just what I was looking for. I live in Tucson, so I may go back just to recharge from time to time when it's not full-on summer. As another reviewer noted, be prepared to be completely self-sufficient... there's no water, no nothing other than the wind and sky. The volunteer staff at the Visitor Center was cordial and informativ... more

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Tales from the ba...

39 Heartland Bighorn
2013 Ram 3500 Dualy
17 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3

Tales from the back road would stay here again

“Quiet, and remote”

Reviewed Feb 04, 2015

Overall Rating

We just stayed here in February. I don't think I would go in the middle of winter again, fairly bleak and brown. But it is very quiet, lots of great solitude, and some wildlife watching. The place we camped was very easy to access, even in our big rig. The road was pretty good, and everything was pretty level. The visitors center can h... more

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3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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PhotoKent
Gaston, OR
30 Tiffin Allegro
2003 Jeep Liberty
1 review
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 5
Site Number: ummarked

PhotoKent would stay here again

“Quiet and Alone”

Reviewed Jan 31, 2015

Overall Rating

Only people we saw in 5 days of camping there last spring were occasional border patrol. It is isolated and dry camping only in designated areas with fire rings. No road noise, no noise from airplanes or jets as in other parts or Arizona. Views are expansive. Primitive campsites with no, absolutely no, amenities. Prepare to be t... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
4bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Boondocking at the Buenos Aires Wildlife refuge

Boondocking at the Buenos Aires Wildlife refuge We left the Buenos Aires yesterday. While it was super quite, and there were no people, there wasn’t much to look at. We like to have some kind of s...

Hookups:
  • dry camping
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
Pets:
  • pets

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