Extraordinary Skies. Uncommon Ground.
Discover soaring mountain peaks under extraordinary skies, rich history, and room to roam. With 275 days of sunshine and a temperate climate, Sierra Vista is a year 'round destination for outdoor adventure, authentic history, and global cuisine.
Sierra Vista, the Hummingbird Capital of the United States™, welcomes 15 species of hummingbirds–and more than 300 other bird species–to nearby canyons, forests, and riverbanks annually.
10 Reasons to Visit
“A destination you need to discover in 2019.”
Vlogger Jon Barr visited Sierra Vista, where history, outdoor adventure, and some great eats meet. Check out the video and find out what got this New Yorker dubbing Sierra Vista as Arizona’s best-kept secret and “a destination you need to discover.”
In the heart of Southeast Arizona, Sierra Vista is the perfect launch pad for day trips and discoveries. Find some great rides, map out a visit to some of the two dozen-plus wineries, explore nearby communities, and even learn about visiting Mexico. It’s all right here.
Three Favorite Hikes
Travel writer Ivy Morris shares her three favorite hikes in and around Sierra Vista, where she and her husband discover new trails, new stories, and "high-five worthy accomplishments." Check out Ivy's trails, then swing into the Sierra Vista Visitor Center and pick up a hiking guide to launch your own trails!
Sky Islands Summit Challenge
Challenge yourself with one, two, or three peaks–all in one day–in the Sky Islands Summit Challenge! All participants get a swag bag, event shirt, bragging rights, and extraordinary views from the top of Sierra Vista's majestic Huachuca Mountains! Learn more.
Birders Discover More
Two sisters seeking a weekend away from the hustle and bustle of the Tucson area find solace in Sierra Vista's canyons and trails. With an eye for birds and the hearts of artists, Angela Wagner and sister Becky reconnect with each other and discover why Sierra Vista is a birding hotspot--plus so much more.
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