Local Area Attractions
Camping vacations don’t get much better than the Tucson area. Pleasantly cool piney mountains cloak the Southern swath of the state, filled with canyons and cliff dwellings. In the area are hundreds of golf courses and reliable sunshine make the region a favorite escape from winter. The fragile Sonoran Desert sweeps across the state’s southwestern quadrant, featuring stunning desert scenery highlighted by the iconic saguaro cactus. Your RV will make the perfect base camp for all of Arizona's attractions.
Desert Oasis Bar & Grill
A hidden Gem at the KOA is the Desert Oasis Bar & Grill! Bring your friends or make new friends when you arrive and cool off with a drink and appetizers.
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is a 98-acre zoo, aquarium, botanical garden, natural history museum, and art gallery founded in 1952. You will learn about native animals and plants, and even get up close and personal with a beautiful Owl!
Saguaro National Park
Tucson, Arizona is home to the nation's largest cacti. The giant Saguaro is the universal symbol of the American west. These majestic plants, found only in a small portion of the United States, are protected by Saguaro National Park, to the East and West of the modern city of Tucson. Here you have a chance to see these enormous cacti, silhouetted by the beauty of a magnificent desert sunset.
The Pima Air & Space Museum
The Pima Air & Space Museum, located here in Tucson, is one of the world's largest non-government funded aerospace museums. The museum features a display of nearly 300 aircraft spread out over 80 acres on a campus occupying 127 acres.
Fox Theater Shows and Music
Visit http://www.foxtucson.com for fun, exciting shows to see while you are here at our KOA! Some of the shows coming soon are Randy Newman - Aug. 19th. Dwight Yoakam - Aug 27th. "Last Comic Standing" - Sept 16th.
There is something for every taste! See you there!
The Gaslight Theatre
The well-earned reputation of The Gaslight Theatre can be summed up in just a few words: Brilliant. Hilarious. Original. Fun. Creative. Refreshing. Addicting. Interactive. Intricate. Service-oriented. Family-friendly. Cozy. A plain ole awesome, must-try experience.
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase
Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil ShowcaseJoin the World's Biggest Treasure HuntJan. 31 through Feb. 15, 2015For two weeks near the start of every year, Tucson becomes playground number one for the world of international gem and mineral trading, buying, bargains and bragging rights.