Stage Stop Inn - Patagonia, Arizona, 85624, United States
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Birding enthusiasts travel to Patagonia from all over the world in search of rare, exotic specimens. The Nature Conservancy's Patagonia-Sonoita Creek Preserve is renowned as a birding habitat that hosts more than 300 species migrating through, nesting and living in this lush, beautiful sanctuary.

The Preserve is open Wednesday thru Sunday from 6:30AM or 7:30AM (depending on the season) to 4:00PM. It is closed Monday and Tuesday. The Preserve is located at 150 Blue Heaven Road, Patagonia AZ 85624, about 2 miles from the Stage Stop Hotel. Telephone (520) 394-2400.

Entrance Fees are $3 for Conservancy members and $5 for Non-Conservancy members. Guided walks are offered every Saturday morning at 9:00am starting from the Visitor Center.

Stage Stop Inn
303 W McKeown, PO Box 962
Patagonia, Arizona, 85624, United States
Call: (520) 394-2211


Stage Stop Inn

The Stage Stop Inn is located in Patagonia, Arizona, one hour southeast of Tucson. Situated in the heart of Arizona's Mountain Empire, the Stage Stop is a convenient home base while visiting Southeast Arizona. Area attractions include the Patagonia-Sonoita Creek Nature Conservancy, Lake Patagonia, Parker Canyon Lake, wineries in Elgin and Sonoita, and many hiking and biking trails. Patagonia is an Arizona Trail Gateway Community, resting between sections 3 and 4 of the Trail. Old mining ghost towns and working ranches populate the mountains and valleys surrounding Patagonia. Birders come from all over the world in the Spring and Fall to see hundreds of rare species migrating through Patagonia. Hunters and fisherman enjoy the late Fall and winter season, and clear skies, moderate temperatures and amazing scenery attract hikers and bikers year round.