6255 N Diamond Hills Lane, Tucson Arizona 85743
The Cocoraque Ranch is owned and operated by Jesus Arvizu, a native of Tucson
, Arizona and third-generation cattle rancher. The ranch is located just west of Tucson past the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum.
The Cocoraque is a working cattle ranch. As one of the last working ranches in the area, it provides a truly historic link to one of Tucsons oldest professions. In 1996, Mr. Arvizu opened up the Cocoraque (a word meaning, "house by the butte") to guests who want to experience a day in the life of a real Arizona cowboy.
The two-bedroom ranch house at the base of the Roskruge Mountains is the original ranch home built in the late 19th century, and is the setting for ranch cookouts. Veteran wranglers and skilled ranch hands are guides, and teachers in learning about the ranch and the surrounding area.
Other Sports and Sporting Events nearby:
(Tucson) Aeroball Sports
(Tucson) Club Cactus Juniors Volleyball
(Tucson) Cocoraque Ranch Cattle Drives
(Tucson) Colossal Cave Mountain Park Stables
(Tucson) Desert Thunder Pro Rodeo
(Tucson) Flying V Ranch
05/06 Coming to The Tucson area
National Festival of the West Scottsdale AZ March21-24 Nation Festival of the West is the country's largest celebration of the Old West and the American Cowboy.
Arizona Renaissance Festival Apache Junction AZ March30-31 In addition to village street and pathway events, the Festival has twelve stages of ongoing shows performing every half-hour. From the daily opening ceremony to the closing cannon shot, every Festival minute and every Festival acre is filled with mirth, merriment and marketplace exhibitions.
Marana Main Street Festival Marana AZ April6 Located downtown at Marana Main Street and Civic Center Drive, between the Marana Municipal Complex and the Marana Health Center. There will be:
Concert (Saturday night),
Pancake breakfast (Sunday), and
RV boondocking (Friday-Sunday).
10th Annual Polish Festival Phoenix AZ April13-14 Authentic Polish food, beef, raffle, live entertainment, fun activities for kids.
Prickly Pear Festival Superior AZ August24 The historic copper mining town of Superior hosts a new prickly pear festival featuring a morning “how to pick and juice ‘em” class by Jean Groen.