Glamping Near Tucson

                                Experience Luxury Camping at Tucson

                                Located on 60,000 acres of Tucson’s most breathtaking desert landscape, Under Canvas? Tucson provides a one-of-a-kind glamping experience on the acclaimed Tanque Verde Ranch. With full access to ranch amenities and activities including day camps and programming for kids, horseback riding, mountain biking, fishing, hiking and more, you’ll be hard pressed to find time to decompress by the pool!

                                Explore the majestic Saguaro National Park and Coronado National Forest, just a 12-minute drive from camp. Steps from a spa, fitness center, saloon and cowboy cookout, Under Canvas? Tucson takes glamping to a whole new level. Amenities on site include:

                                • Outdoor Pool
                                • Fitness Center
                                • Pickle Ball
                                • WiFi
                                • Tennis Courts
                                • Hot Tubs
                                • Sand Volleyball
                                • On-Site Saloon & Restaurant
                                • Computers & Printers

                                Additional activities on the ranch include:

                                • Horseback Riding
                                • Guided Hikes
                                • Jeep Tours
                                • Spa Services
                                • Yoga
                                • Fishing
                                • Massages
                                • Mountain Biking
                                • Kids Workshops
                                • Cowboy Cookouts

                                *If you’re interested in booking an additional activity, please email our Adventures Department at [email protected] for pricing and more info.*

                                Open October 3, 2019 – May 25, 2020

                                **Please note that pets are not allowed at Under Canvas Tucson.? This is the only Under Canvas property where pets are not permitted.**

                                Travel Protection

                                Under Canvas recommends that you purchase a travel protection plan to help protect you and your travel investment against the unexpected. For your convenience, we offer travel protection through Travelex Insurance Services. ?For more information on the available plans or to enroll, click on the link below or contact Travelex Insurance Services at 800-228-9792 and reference location number 26-0047.
                                Travel Insurance is underwritten by, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company, NAIC #22276. 55Y

                                Our Luxury Tent Options


                                The opportunities to explore all that Tucson has to offer are endless, but we know that organizing activities for a vacation can be time consuming and energy-zapping. That’s why we’ve put together some of our favorite tours and activities so that all you have to do is show up! Why not take advantage of our local expertise and experience all the area has to offer? Email us at [email protected] and we’ll help you put an itinerary together.

                                Fishing in Tucson
                                Fishing in Tucson

                                Let the beauty of the day settle in around you at Lake Corchran. A great place for family bonding, our onsite 1.5 acre catch-and-release fishing lake provides a relaxing, close-to-nature experience. Bluegill sunfish, largemouth bass, and channel catfish provide plenty of action and sport for all skill levels.

                                Hiking in Tucson
                                Hiking in Tucson

                                Pack your hiking boots and get ready to explore several destinations on foot! Tanque Verde Ranch offers outstanding guided adventures on desert hiking trails right?from our doorstep.

                                Jeep Safari Tours in Tucson
                                Jeep Safari Tours in Tucson

                                There is never a dull moment on the Jeep Adventure Ride.? Hop in and buckle up as you make your way up the side of the Rincon Mountains on a four-wheeled escapade. As you venture above the Sonoran Desert, you’ll see the greenery become more robust and raise your chance of experiencing wildlife first hand.?

                                Massage in Tucson
                                Massage in Tucson

                                Relieve your mind, relax your muscles and reduce your stress with the healing touch of massage. Our professional massage therapist combines the skilled touch of their hands with a variety of unique, soothing elements and essential oils to give you an unforgettable desert massage experience.

                                Mountain Biking In Tucson
                                Mountain Biking In Tucson

                                Experience the rush of exploring southwestern terrain on a full-suspension mountain bike! A true desert adventure, cycling through Arizona’s mountains and desert landscape is a ride not to miss.

                                Yoga in Tucson
                                Yoga in Tucson

                                What better time is there to find your inner Zen than while on vacation? Take advantage of our variety of yoga classes offered as an opportunity to transform your body and mind. The fresh air of the outdoors is the perfect way to calm your thoughts and disconnect from busy life.

                                Cowboy Cookout
                                Cowboy Cookout

                                Head down to Cottonwood Grove for a down-home ranch BBQ experience. Fill your plate with mouth-watering ribs or steaks, homemade cornbread, fresh fruit and much more as you listen to live music.

                                Mountain Adventure Horseback Riding
                                Mountain Adventure Horseback Riding

                                Expand your horizons with a half day Mountain Adventure Ride through the desert. This walk ride is an adventure for all skill levels of horsemanship so long as you are involved in the riding program or have passed the lope check.

                                Custom Packages

                                Tucson Expedition Package

                                Package Pricing starting at $3,500 (price based on # of people and tents, and tent type)

                                Under Canvas? is proud to team up with Tanque Verde Ranch in Tucson, Arizona for an epically glamourous camping experience! Tanque Verde Ranch is located on multiple acres near the Rincon Mountains, east of Tucson, and is one of the oldest cattle and guest ranches in America. With multiple opportunities to partake in hiking, horseback riding, biking and much more, Tanque Verde Ranch has so much to offer every visitor. This special Under Canvas location accompanies its surroundings and our luxurious tents offer guests the opportunity to enjoy Arizona’s desert landscape without giving up the comforts of your own home.
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                                Tucson Adventure Package

                                Package Pricing starting at $2,300 (price based on # of people and tents, and tent type)

                                Eager to go on an adventure to Tucson but short on time? The Under Canvas? Tucson Adventure Package is a three-day excursion that begins with a day of relaxation in your private deluxe luxury tent. Take in the scenery for your first night of glamping and prepare for your epic adventure, because on day two you’ll experience horseback riding, guided hiking, and biking through the beautiful Tucson landscape. Unwind in the evening with a tasty dinner at camp and regale your fellow travelers with tales of your day’s adventures. This package is specifically designed to accommodate groups and families who are on the go that want luxury tents, great food, and epic adventures all in one stop!
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                                Guests of Under Canvas will have access to Tanque Verde Ranch’s Dining Room for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. In addition, the Dog House Saloon serves refreshing drinks and light fare. On Wednesdays and Saturdays, partake in Tanque Verde Ranch’s signature cowboy cookout!

                                Photo Credit: Stella Photography
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                                Directions & Travel Info

                                Directions from Tucson Arizona Airport

                                As you leave the airport, head north on Tucson Boulevard. Turn right (east) at the first traffic light on Valencia. Go east on Valencia to the light at Houghton Road. Turn left (north) on Houghton, and go all the way to Speedway. Turn right at the light on Speedway, and follow it all the way to the dead end, about 5 miles. Our driveway begins where Speedway dead ends.

                                Directions from Phoenix, Arizona

                                From Phoenix, follow the signs to I-10 east to Tucson. Left on Speedway and follow it all the way to the dead end. Turn left into Tanque Verde Ranch.


                                Camp Map

                                Under Canvas??Tucson
                                14301 East Speedway
                                Tucson, Arizona 85748

                                Due to our strict cancellation policies we recommend trip cancellation insurance.

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