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Triangular trail sign for the Juan Bautista de Anza NHT features a conquistador on a horse led by a Native guide against and yellow and red background

Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail 2021 Highlights

The following highlights for the Juan Bautista de Anza NHT were provided by the National Park Service and the Anza Trail Foundation for the 2021 calendar year: Conserving Trail Lands and Boosting Climate Resilience This summer’s record-breaking monsoon rain gave the all-volunteer Anza Trail Coalition…

Cartoon of the statue of St. Francis Xavier lying in repose

Short Film Spotlights Pilgrimage on the Juan Bautista de Anza NHT

Every year beginning in late September and culminating on October 4, thousands of pilgrims from all over Mexico and southern Arizona converge on the city of Magdalena de Kino, Mexico, bringing a 120-mile stretch of the Juan Bautista de Anza Trail National Historic Trail (JBDANHT)…

2020 Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail Highlights

Anza Trail Foundation (ATF) and partners OUTREACH Website —  With assistance from a PNTS Intern Grant, the Anza Trail Foundation accelerated the modernization of Web de Anza and prepared it for migration to its new home at the Borderlands Institute at San Diego State University,…

2019 Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail Highlights

Anza Trail Foundation (ATF) and partners OUTREACH Programs — Nearly 36,951 people participated in the NPS Trails and Rails programs. Environmental Education Exchange in Tucson, AZ conducted 100 fourth grade classroom presentations about the Anza Trail and expedition. ATF Board Member Lindy Hatcher spoke about…