506 Mount Hopkins Road Amado , Sonoita, AZ 85637 is currently not for sale. Mount Hopkins Summit of Mount Hopkins from the entrance to the Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory that has two locations, one at the bottom of the mountains and the second (this one) located on the slopes of Mount Hopkins. ft. single-family home is a bed, bath property. Basic Directions. Drive southeast about 7 miles to the Administrative offices and Visitors Center. At one half mile into the hike, the trail becomes less logging road and more forest trail. There are 5 established spots in the area. Write a review. Drive southeast about 7 miles to the Visitor Center. The road is paved to the end and in usually fine condition. Turn right and drive east, crossing the bridge over the Santa Cruz River. View more property details, sales history and Zestimate data on Zillow. Menu & Reservations Make Reservations . 0 Restaurants within 5 miles. About 1 mile past the bridge, turn right on Mount Hopkins Road. ... Road is narrow, but thankfully, only one vehicle allowed on the road at a time. 2 Reviews (520) 670-5707 Website. Mount Hopkins is a 8,553-foot (2,607 m) peak of the Santa Rita Mountains range, in Santa Cruz County, southern Arizona. Reviews. One mile past the railroad tracks, turn right on Mount Hopkins Road. It continues alongside a delicate waterfall. Situated west of the range highpoint Mount Wrightson, Mount Hopkins is an attractive pointed mountaintop housing the Whipple Observatory. steals the show with its dramatic jagged edges. Sitting right to the side of Giant, the Hopkins summit, at an elevation of 3156’, faces the great range where Sawteeth Mt. 670 Mount Hopkins Road, Amado, AZ 85645. To begin this hike, park at the Rooster Comb parking lot on Rte. Follow Mt. Go east to the Mount Hopkins road and follow it to the Bull Springs road (approx. Follow this road south to the Josephine Canyon turn off. Drive north on the East Frontage Road to Elephant Head Road. 0 Other Attractions within 5 miles. From the north - Take I-19 south and get off at Exit 56 (Canoa). 28 Reviews 1 Q&A. At any point the road can be slippery due to loose gravel or a wet surface. 6 miles). Hopkins Road about seven miles to the Whipple Observatory Visitor Center. The 12,238 sq. Map + Directions. Extreme caution must be used here due to limited sight distance. This home was built in 1998 and last sold on for. Website +1 520-879-4407. The Mt. At this point the pavement will be in short supply as the road … Hopkins Road is an unpaved, winding mountain road, one lane wide in a number of places. Once past the cascade the trail climbs steadily to the summit. Order Online Tickets Tickets See Availability Directions {{::location.tagLine.value.text}} Sponsored Topics. From here, you walk across Route 73 and walk east (a right from the parking lot) toward Ranney Road. The first you encounter on mt hopkins road,(where I am - 37' class A) is small (there is room for 3-5 units), has a fire ring, is relatively close to the road (vrry easy ingress and egress) and extremely scenic as it sits on top of a ridge giving clear viewd of both the santa rita and sierras mountain ranges. At the bottom of the exit ramp, turn left and drive east to the eastside Frontage Road. Mount Hopkins is the second-most prominent mountain in the Santa Rita Range in southern Arizona, about midway between Tucson and Nogales. From Nogales: Take Interstate I-19 north to exit 48, (Arivaca Road/Amado). At the 2.3 mile point you will see a sign indicating the Hopkins summit is 0.9 miles away. 73. Best nearby. To get there from the Mount Hopkins road take I-10 to the Canoa Exit and go south on the frontage road to the Elephant Head road. Payment. 670 Mt Hopkins Rd Amado AZ 85645. Left and drive east, crossing the bridge, turn right on Mount Hopkins is attractive! 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