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*Tohono Chul Tour 03/10/2020

  • 03/10/2020
  • 10:15 AM - 4:00 PM
  • GVR Camera Club, Santa Rita Springs Social Center
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  • You must be a Member to attend this event.

Registration is closed

Tohono Chul Tour

The trip cost is $13.00

We will have a private tour of the park’s grounds and then have free time to explore the plants, art, and culture of the Sonoran Desert.  The park is located off Ina Road near Oracle Road in Tucson.  Lunch is NOT included, but is available at the Garden’s Bistro or at restaurants nearby.

Meet at the Camera Club at 10:15 a.m. to car pool and depart for the park at 10:30 a.m.  Arrive our destination at 11:30 am, at which time we will have lunch on our own.  

Tour begins at 1:00 pm  with 1 docent per 10 people.  Tour length is approximately 1 hour.  We are welcome to stay after the tour to  visit the gift shop or take more photos.  (Birds, Sonoran Desert ecology, ethnobotany, riparian habitat and Saguaro)

Link to website: http://tohonochulpark.org/

Michele Hamel will be our leader.  Contact her at mhamel@comcast.net or 815-988-6716. If for any reason you cannot attend, after signing up, please let Michele know.

 If you need to cancel please contact the Field Trip Facilitator at philr@iname.com. We may have people on the wait list to take your place. 


All participants need to be responsible for an assessment of their mobility and health issues relating to field trips. Some trips may not be appropriate, but you must make that determination. However, the trip leader may deny participation in a specific field trip to anyone deemed not suitably prepared or able to walk with the group.

The club strives to provide several field trips specifically designed for members with physical limitations. 

In order to participate in this event, you must be a member of the GVR Camera Club and GVR.

The GVR Camera Club is located in the Recreation Village of Santa Rita Springs.
921 West Via Rio Fuerte, Green Valley, AZ 85622 
Phone 520-648-1315

If you have any questions or concerns please call 520-428-0524 to speak to a Membership Committee member 
or email the committee at  

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