Local Attractions

Butterfield RV Resort & Observatory is centrally located to all these attractions and many more.  Make Butterfield RV Resort & Observatory your Base Camp for Adventure!


Kartchner Caverns, Benson, Arizona

Kartchner Caverns is a stunning limestone cavern system in Southeastern Arizona discovered in 1974 by two amateur cavers from Tucson. It is host to world-class cave formations, considered to be the best of their kind in the world.

Historic Tombstone Arizona

Live the Legend! Discover what actually made this the “Town too Tough to Die,” and “Why the Legend Lives On.” Home of the famous “OK Corral.” Founded as a silver mining boom town in 1879. Daily gunfight re-enactments, historic stagecoach tours, museums, restaurants, saloons, and much more!

Historic Tombstone


Colossal Cave Mountain Park

Before being discovered in 1879 prehistoric peoples for centuries used this natural wonder. Since its discovery it has been the object of interest to train robbers and outlaws, who used it as their hideout. The Park is home to hundreds of species of mammals, birds, and reptiles.

International Wildlife Museum

Founded in 1988, the museum has over 400 kinds of insects, mammals, and birds from all over the globe. Some of the collections are more than 100 years old and all the species found at the museum were donated by various government agencies, wildlife rehabilitation centers, captive breeding programs, zoos, and individuals.



Reid Park Zoo

Visit Tucson Zoo and have a wild time. Meet more than 400 animals: Rhino’s elephants, anteaters, polar bears, lions, and many more! Adventure in our African, Asian, and South American regions.

San Pedro Golf Course

Benson’s Only Championship Golf Course
Championship par 72 golf course located less than a mile from our RV Resort. Amenities: Affordable, bent grass greens & bluegrass fairways, no residential properties, full-service pro shop, restaurant & lounge, professional practice facilities, golf clinics & individual lessons, tournaments & outings welcome and five sets of tee boxes for all skill levels.

San Pedro Golf Course

And MUCH more…