Anza Trail Blog

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Tucson Sees 100 Classroom Presentations for the 100th Birthday of the National Park Service

Tagged as:   Arizona , Pima County , living history , youth

This school year, more than 2,500 fourth graders across Tucson and southern Arizona connected with the 100th birthday of the National Park… Read more »

New Study: Gauging Hispanic Interests in Hispanic Heritage Resources

Tagged as:   Arizona , Culture , Hispanic heritage , Pima County , Tumacácori , history

Between June and August 2015 I had the pleasure of interning for the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail (Anza Trail)… Read more »

Public Lands Day on the Anza Trail

Tagged as:   Arizona , Recreation Trail , Santa Cruz County , Tumacácori , Volunteers , hiking

On September 26, 2015 Ranger Gabriel lead a group on a Anza Trail clean up at Tumacácori National Historical Park for Public… Read more »

Study Seeks Input from Tucson's Hispanic Community on the Anza Trail

Tagged as:   Arizona , Pima County , Volunteers

Participate in a Discussion / Participe en una Discusión: Monday, July 13, 2015 5:00 - 7:00 Woods Memorial Library 3455 N. First… Read more »

Tubac Presidio's Shaw Kinsley Receives Top Honor

Tagged as:   Arizona , Historic Sites

Shaw Kinsley, director of the Tubac Presidio State Historic Park, received the Al Merito Award – the highest honor The Arizona Historical contributions and who serve as… Read more »

Intern Projects Include Audio Tour of the Anza Trail in the Sonoran Desert

Tagged as:   Arizona , Maricopa County , youth

Last year, the Academy of American Studies at Sandra Day O’Connor High School in Phoenix, Ariz., contributed three talented, accomplished, and enthusiastic… Read more »

Las Lagunas de Anza Certified an Official Site of the Anza Trail

Tagged as:   Arizona , Historic Sites , Nature , Santa Cruz County

Las Lagunas de Anza, a Nogales, Ariz., wetland restored and managed by the Santa Fe Ranch Foundation, was designated an official Certified… Read more »

Poetry of the Wild: Create Art Along the Anza Trail

Tagged as:   ATCA , Arizona , Nature , Santa Cruz County

[Compiled from the websites of the Tubac Center of the Arts and the Anza Trail Coalition of Arizona:] The Tubac Center of the… Read more »

Anza Days 2014 is Coming! Highlights Include New Exhibits at La Canoa

Tagged as:   Arizona , Historic Sites , Pima County , Pinal County , Santa Cruz County , Volunteers , living history

The Raúl M. Grijalva Canoa Ranch Conservation Park, or Canoa Ranch as it is commonly known, is the newest addition to the… Read more »

Anza Trail Foundation Meets Interior Secretary Sally Jewell

Tagged as:   Anza Trail Foundation , Arizona

On Saturday, August 9th at South Mt. Park in Phoenix, members of three active Arizona national trail organizations (Anza Trail Foundation, Arizona… Read more »

Las Lagunas de Anza Installs New Bird and Wildlife Observation Deck

Tagged as:   Arizona , Santa Cruz County , Volunteers

Santa Fe Ranch volunteer Don Clemans and his son Allan have designed and installed a beautiful new bird and wildlife observation deck… Read more »

Return to Tumacácori – A Touchstone Along the Anza Trail

Tagged as:   Anza Trail Foundation , Arizona , Volunteers

For over four years now, members of our Anza Trail Foundation have spent many hours discussing the importance of the Anza Expedition,… Read more »

Anza Days 2013: Discovering Beauty and Family Along the Trail

Tagged as:   ATCA , Arizona , Pima County , Santa Cruz County , Volunteers , equestrian , living history , youth

Editor's note: The October 2013 Anza Days in Santa Cruz County saw an impressive 28 men, women, and children join the Anza… Read more »

Reflections on the 14th National Scenic and Historic Trails Conference in Tucson

Tagged as:   Arizona , Pima County , Recreation Trail , youth

For the past year I’ve been interning with Ron Morfin, the Recreation and Wilderness Lead of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM)… Read more »

Restoring Healthy Wetlands Along the Anza Trail

Tagged as:   Arizona , California , Historic Sites , Nature , San Francisco County , Santa Cruz County

The Anza Trail is bookended by a lake and a wetland. Symbols of life and sustenance, they served as the southernmost and… Read more »

Anza Trail Volunteers Share Top Honors at La Fiesta de Los Vaqueros

Tagged as:   ATCA , Arizona , Pima County , living history

In its public debut, the Anza Trail Coalition of Arizona Color Guard shared top honors at the 88th annual Tucson Rodeo Parade… Read more »