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Sierra Vista, Arizona

Sierra Vista is the major population center for southeastern Arizona. Located approximately 70 miles southeast of Tucson. Sierra Vista serves as the main commercial, cultural and recreational hub of the area. Easily accessible off of Interstate 10 at an elevation of 4,623 feet, Sierra Vista's abundant sunshine, high altitude and clean fresh air add to the city's livability and comfort. Its picturesque setting among the Huachuca, Dragoon, Mule and Whetstone Mountains emphasize its Spanish name meaning Mountain View. Within the city is Fort Huachuca, home of the U.S. Army Intelligence Center and School. Sierra Vista incorporated in 1956.

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Pueblo del Sol Country Club

"Pueblo del Sol is a hidden gem of a golf course, with some of the best greens in Arizona. This is a great golf experience for players of all levels." - Skip Thompson, General Manager * Rated 3 stars by Golf Digest 1997 places to play *

Sierra Vista, AZ Golf Courses

San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

The San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area is along the San Pedro River. The area is managed by the Bureau of Land Management and has been designated as a Globally Important Bird Area in 1996 by the American Bird Conservancy. The San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area covers 56,000

Sierra Vista, AZ Conservation Areas

Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Ramsey Canyon Preserve is owned and operated by The Nature Conservancy. In 1975, the Nature Conservancy established the 300-acre Ramsey Canyon Preserve. This spectacular canyon is on the eastern half of the Huachuca Mountains, at an elevation of 5,525 feet.

Sierra Vista, AZ Nature Preserves


Fort Huachuca Museum

Fort Huachuca Museum gives visitors a chance to see what the fort was like long ago and what present day activities are taking place. The museum relives the Apache wars, Pershing's Expedition and the fort'

Sierra Vista, AZ Museums

Things to do near Sierra Vista, AZ

Muheim Museum Heritage House

This registered National Historic site was built by Joseph and Carmelita Muheim beginning in 1898 and completed in 1915. The ...

Garden Canyon

Garden Canyon lies in the Huachuca Mountains, in Fort Huachuca. The canyon is well maintained by the fort. It has a variety o...

Southern Pacific Depot

Willcox owes it's initial existence to the Southern Pacific railroad which first chugged through the area in 1880. The renov...