Arivaca is located 60 miles south of Tucson through some of the most stunning scenery in Arizona. Quaint and quirky, the area is a geological, ecological and cultural treasure.
Surrounded by mountain ranges, Arivaca is a birding hotspot with the Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge in the center of town. Arivaca Lake is six miles down Ruby Road, enroute to the ghost town of Ruby. ( Cool Place) Arivaca Creek and Mustang Trail provide hiking with abundant birds and wildlife. It's so peaceful here, you will feel it, you can enjoy the beauty of the mountains and valley, trails, lakes, ghost towns ! Maybe find some gold. There are so many things to do and see, maybe you'll see the mysterious COATIMUNDIS ! Google that, Ive seen three, dear. There is so much wildlife here, you'll love it, Oh and a great Coffee Shop too.