Mexico Circuit

Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, AZ

January 30, 2018 to February 5, 2018

Paul Aakervik 775-722-8830

Activity Ideas

Ranger led talks, hikes and and van tours. Evening amphitheater presentations, wild flower desert drives and educational presentations at visitors center.

Parking Location

Twin Peaks campground, Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument.

Directions and Other Information

South on US 95 from Quartzsite to I-8 east in Yuma to Gila Bend. Then south on AZ-85 to Organ Pipe. Sign at visitors center for Twin Peaks campground. $8 per night w/senior pass. No hookups. Dump water and solar showers available.

GPS Coordinates

N31.942941, W112.811202 - Click on link to see Google Map


February 5, 2018 to March 5, 2018
Activity Ideas

You will need:
1- Passport
2- Current rabies vaccination certificate for pets.
An insurance agent will be meeting with the group at Organ Pipe to discuss and sell what is needed.

Shop Malecon and Shack’s 5th Avenue, walk beach at low tide, possible fishing trip, side trip to Biosphere, campfires on beach, sunset cruise. Get bodywork, painting or upholstery work done.

Parking Location

Concha del Mar Campground, Puerto Penasco, Mexico

Directions and Other Information

South on Mex 8 (becomes Benito Juarez at Puerto Penasco)to pedestrian overpass, then turn right (west) 6 blocks to sign for Playa Bonita. Turn right (north) 6 blocks to stop sign, then turn left (west) 3 blocks and go thru gate at Concha del Mar. +/- $10 per night. Water and dump available for $. Laundry and showers on site. (Last year reverse osmosis water was $.20 a gallon, dump free)

GPS Coordinates

N31.3162, W113.5525 - Click on link to see Google Map