Two campgrounds remain open during the winter season on Mt. Lemmon. Molino Basin Campground and Gordon Hirabayashi (Prison Camp). Mt. Lemmon Road Condition phone number is 520-547-7510. Peppersauce Campground is another camping option but is located behind the Santa Catalina Mountains through the town of Oracle. Control Road is now closed and will open back up early April.
Click Coronado Permits to purchase a Coronado day or annual pass. Passes for day use are available at a cost of $5.00 and annual use passes cost $20.00. Each pass purchase will be charged an additional $1.95 convenience fee. Once the transaction is complete passes may be printed from the purchaser’s home. Day Use Passes may be ordered in advance for pre-planned outings through on-line purchase, to be printed before the actual visit. On-line purchases can be made with a debit or credit card. Printing a pass does not require any special software. An added safety measure for purchasers is that if passes are misplaced they can be reprinted. Annual Passes would be re-printable at any time as long as the pass remains valid. When accessing the website, purchasers should be prepared with the license plate number(s) of vehicles they wish to purchase passes for, as they will be printed on the passes for display on the vehicles.
The Forest Service has authorized the City of Tombstone to repair or replace all water lines under special use permit and which were operational prior to flood damage. A list of documentation including maps and images is available.
Rosemont Copper Project
Catalina-Rincon Firescape Update
State, federal and local land management organizations now have a new web site available for the public to use for checking for Fire Restrictions and Closures.