Crested Saguaro Society


Crest Quest Reports (Blog)

The thousand of crested saguaros that have been documented by the Crested Saguaro Society are the result of many, many outings in the Arizona desert going back almost two decades. Countless miles driven and walked ... untold hours scanning the saguaro forest with naked eyes, binoculars, and spotting scopes ... tens of thousands of photos taken. Here are the stories of our latest adventures.


To read the report for each trip, click on each link (latest entry at top):

May 8 - 10, 2023 Hills and Valleys North of Tucson (NEW!)

March 4 - 9, 2023 Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

February 22 - 24, 2023 Superior Crests

February 12 - 17, 2023 Superstition Mountains and White Tank Mountains

January 28 - 30, 2023 Near Mesa and Near Florence

January 18 - 23, 2023 Pathways Around Tucson and Back Again

January 13 - 14, 2023 Congress Country

January 6 - 7, 2023 Out Wickenburg Way

December 24, 2022 Near Cave Creek

December 16 - 18, 2022 Sonoran Desert National Monument

December 7 - 9, 2022 Near Florence

November 9 - 10, 2022 Near Florence

October 28 - 30, 2022 Western Arizona Mountain Range

October 23 - 24, 2022 Out Bagdad Way

June 2, 2022 Rincon Mountains Roundabout

April 15 - 22, 2022 Joshua Tree National Park

April 8, 2022 Boyce Thompson Arboretum

March 12 - 19, 2022 Sonoran Desert National Monument and Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

March 5, 2022 Tucson Botanical Gardens and Pinal County

February 26 - 27, 2022 More Western Arizona Mountain Ranges

February 15 - 20, 2022 Arizona and California Deserts

February 11 - 13, 2022 More Western Arizona Mountain Ranges

February 5 - 7, 2022 Western Arizona Mountain Ranges

January 29 - 30, 2022 Hillside, Arizona

January 11 - 16, 2022 Southeast Arizona



New reports added regularly - check back often!



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Revised: July 26, 2023