‘Outdoor Magazine’ has ranked Tucson as one of its ’23 best places to travel in 2024.’

The ranking is designed for outdoor lovers and adventure seekers, highlighting the various trails, sights, and nature retreats across the greater Tucson area.

‘Outdoor’ highlights Kitt Peak Observatory as one must-see spot; located on the Tohono O’odham Nation land it recently reopened after a massive fire back in 2022. The site points to the observatory’s revamped overnight observation program as key experience.

The article also shows love to Saguaro National Park, due to its recent certification as one of nine Urban Night Sky Places around the world.

Other key destinations listed in the article include Texas Canyon Nature Preserve, Starr Pass, Tucson Mountain Park, and The Chuck Huckleberry Loop.