"Bear Canyon Overlook provides one of the best panoramic views of Tucson and the surrounding mountains, according to the 2009 Arizona State Visitor's Guide." The Bear Canyon Overlook provides spectacular views of the Sabino Creek canyon and of Tucson and area. After sunset, the Sabino Creek canyon is in shadow, but Tucson and the surrounding desert glow red against the backdrop of Blue and purple mountains.
Restrictions: Camping is not permitted. No trailers permitted. Pack and saddle stock are not permitted in the picnic area.