- The list below includes 28 free or cheap things to do in or near Elgin, Arizona, including 49 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Gallery, Movie Theaters, Historic Sites and National & State Parks.
- From Arizona Horseback Experience to Roadside Rest, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Elgin and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Sierra Vista, Patagonia, Benson and Hereford.
A scenic and guided ride on horseback through Arizona's wine country is what Arizona Horseback Experience is all about. They offer short horseback riding tours to extended overnight horseback riding trips of canyons; and best of all, even non-experienced riders are welcome here!
Ranging through the mountains, canyons, ghost towns, and historic locations around Tombstone, Apache ATV Tours offers individual and group tours on all-terrain vehicles. They offer a variety of tours which typically range from three to four hours in length.
Suitably described as the great Arizona escape, Parker Canyon Lake lives up to this apt description with its camping, boating and fishing grounds with scenic backcountry drive. Other activities that you can enjoy here are: stargazing, bird watching, hiking and even hunting.
Paton's Hummingbird Haven was the idea of two bird-lovers who, in 1974, began planting flowers and installing water features on their property. Soon after, bird watchers began visiting their premises. Since then, conditions have been created for the visitors.
Providing activities for the entire family, Tompkins Park is a large outdoor space. Along with playgrounds and both basketball and volleyball courts, the park offers a walking trail, horseshoe pits and a separate area for dogs.