The Southern Arizona Hiking Club
Exploring the Mountains, Canyons & Trails of Southern Arizona for Over 60 Years
Exploring the Mountains, Canyons & Trails of Southern Arizona for Over 60 Years

Welcome to SAHC!

Experience the natural wonders of Southern Arizona with Tucson's leading hiking club.

Discover places you'd never visit on your own. Form lasting friendships in the process. With more than 500 members and 60 guides, our club offers a wide range of weekly guided activities - mall walking to peak bagging - easy to strenuous. And members are free to participate when and where they choose.

Want More Information?

New and prospective members are welcome to contact club member Nancy Debolt. She would be delighted to tell you how our club works, answer questions and get you started.

Monthly Program Meeting

On the third Tuesday of the each month, speakers are invited to come and present on a wide variety of subjects ranging from local and international hiking to desert wildlife. The presentations are held at the Catalina United Methodist Church, located at 2700 E Speedway Blvd Room H230, Tucson, AZ 85716 (Parking available east of the building) starting at 7:00 PM. The public is welcome to attend.

Program Meeting on December 19 at 7 pm
History of the Southern Arizona Hiking Club Barbara Coon
Barbara will be re-showing her December 2021 presentation on club history. Our foundation story shows the intertwining of a disastrous snowstorm, the founding of SAHC, and al of SARA, the local search and rescue organizaton. Come and share the memorys of those days in November and December of 1958 while we can still remember anything at all!
1963 Joanna McComb and Lorna
1981 Thanksgiving backpack
1958 live victim in SARA practice
1965 Eber and little Stevie Superstition Mtns
1958 cowboy caving with Lorna
1958 Baboquivari Eber and Dad


Check out our actual calendar of events below.


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