The Santa Catalina Natural History Tour

Stop 6: Windy Point Vista The biggest paved parking lot along the highway, at 6,600 feet, affords a spectacular view of the entire Tucson valley from a shelf of granite outcrops favored by photographers and rock climbers. The chaparral plants growing among the rocks include manzanita, pinyon, alligator juniper and shindagger agave.

August 09, 2013 3:14 pm  • 
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