Boyce Thompson Arboretum Locator Map

Elevation 2,400 feet   Fees

Contact the Park:
(520) 689-2723
Boyce Thompson Arboretum SP
37615 U.S. Hwy 60
Superior, AZ 85273


Visitor Center Restrooms Gift Shop Exhibits Group: Day Use Areas Picnic Areas/Shelters Hiking Trails Wildlife Viewing

Nearest Services: 3 miles

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511 Speed Code

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Park's Speed Code: 4202#


Park Entrance Fees:
Adult (13+): $10.00
Child (5-12): $5.00
Age 4 & Under: FREE

2014 Girl Scout Badge Workshops

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Girl Scouts can participate in special activities and workshops that continue again in the spring of 2010 at Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park.
Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park is the place to discover the intricate beauty and many faces of Arizona's oldest and largest botanical garden. Featured are plants from the world's deserts, towering trees, captivating cacti, sheer mountain cliffs, a streamside forest, panoramic vistas, many natural habitats with varied wildlife, a desert lake, a hidden canyon, specialty gardens and more.

This season the park will host additional Girl Scout badge workshops, offering girls a chance to study subjects ranging from photography to desert critters, wildlife and even finding your way in the outdoors.


Includes a non-refundable down payment of $20, is required to hold a position for a scout or troop. Workshop/Admission Fees: $10 per Scout, $10 per Adult, $5 per Non-Scout age 5-12. To sign up and prepay, have a credit card ready and call Arboretum staff at 520-689-2723. Deadline to pre-register is two business days prior to the workshop date

When calling about Girl Scout workshops please be ready to tell staff the specific workshop and date you wish to register for, your Girl Scout troop number, your name (or the troop leader's name); contact phone numbers, the number of scouts and chaperones attending, and provide a credit card.

Girl Scout leaders or parents wanting more information are invited to email Lacey Pacheco at lpacheco(at)ag.arizona.edu to be added to Lacey's email alert list for scout troops, parents and educators (or call 520-689-2723).

Learn more about Arizona Girl Scouts from the Arizona Cactus-Pine Girl Scout Council External Link and the Sahuaro Girl Scout Council External Link.

Girl Scout Badge Workshops Girl Scout Badge WorkshopsBrownies Workshops

Workshops last 2.5 hours.
9:00 am - 11:30 am

April 5: Letterboxer
May 3: Bugs

Programs for Junior Girl Scouts

Workshops last 3.5 hours.
9:00 am - 12:30 pm

April 19: Flowers
May 17: Gardener

Advances Programs for Cadettes

Workshops last 4.5 hours.
9:00 am - 1:30 pm

April 26: Woodworker
May 24: Trees


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