January 13, 2024

The Chuk-son Trail: An urban interpretive exploration 2024


946 W Mission Ln,Tucson, AZ 85745


The Chuk-son Trail: An urban interpretive exploration

Saturday, January 13, 9 AM to Noon

Join Ironwood Tree Experience staff and youth leaders on the Chuk-son Trail! We will stroll 1 mile of Tucson’s historic barrios, arroyos, and alleyways for a rich diversity of experiences.

The Chuk-son Trail is an urban interpretive walk that explores the rich culture, ecology, and communities of the past and present. The Trail highlights that which makes Sonoran Desert living so fascinating as we learn about Tucson’s wildlife, plants, architecture, murals, traditional foods, shrines, history and local characters.

We will meet and start our walk at  9AM, 9:30 or 10am start times near the base of Sentinel Peak (A Mountain) on Mission Lane at the parking lot just east of Mission Garden, 946 W Mission Ln,Tucson, AZ 85745  

We will end and conclude our walk at El Tiradito Shrine in Barrio Viejo at the Northwest corner of S Main Avenue and W Simpson Street.

Wear comfortable walking shoes and clothing. Bring a reusable water bottle, sun hat, and a mask for possible carpooling/streetcar back to the starting point. Young people ages 8 and up are welcome!

We will be trying to limit each start time group to a maximum of 15 people to assist for thr group to move along and youth leaders to facilitate.


PLEASE RSVP Here for one of 3 start times: 9am, 9:30am or 10am


Please email: Eric Dhruv, Ironwood Tree Experience Program Director, if you have any questions. eric@ironwoodtreeexperience.org

January 13, 2024