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Originally engineered with the rugged landscape of the Israeli desert in mind, the Tomcar off-road vehicle offers the highest standard of safety, performance, and reliability on the market.  Built to a professional grade with a high clearance and a low center of gravity, the vehicle is as equally adept carrying heavy picnic baskets loaded with food as it is carrying heavy military artillery.  After arriving at the facility just outside of Scottsdale for a short orientation, you will head out along private trails with a professional guide. 

Throughout the 2.5-hour ride, you will climb up rocky hillsides, safely bend around sharp turns, and push through scrub brush into wide-open views of the Sonoran Desert.  Along the way, your expert guide will teach you about the unique geology and fascinating history of the private reservation while you search for wild horses grazing along the side of the road and bald eagles soaring overhead.  You will stop three times along the way for photos and water, interrupting the adventure with moments of back country stillness. 

At the conclusion of the tour, you will return the main facility to decompress and hydrate while sharing stories and photographs with your fellow passengers.  During the winter season, the tour is available three times between morning and early afternoon.  During the high temperatures of the summer season, one morning departure time is available before the heat of the desert afternoon.

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Green Zebra Adventures
Overview

Access the Sonoran Desert in a real 'off the beaten path' way. Ride in a military-grade, off-road vehicle with a professional guide. Learn about the unique geology, vegetation and wildlife of the desert; understand the fascinating history of this private reserve. Alternate between high-octane adventure and relaxing time taking photographs and appreciating the solitude of the backcountry.

Highlights
  • Escape the crowds of Scottsdale; get out of town in a 4x4 off-road vehicle

  • Expert guide will navigate you safely around sharp turns and up rocky slopes

  • Access to private trails; no other way to see this nature reserve

  • Get up close to wildlife; look for wild horses and bald eagles

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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile
Great off-road adventure

Had a group of 10, staying in Scottsdale for the weekend and we're looking for a short break from hanging out at the pool. Saw Green Zebra on Arizona Highways and decided to give it a go. The cars were well maintained and fun to...More

Thank Kenneth432
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile
Verde wonderland!

We would like to thank Mike for our trip in the Pima - Verde dessert area. A great 2 hour trip fill with wild horses, coyotes , various birds,& bald eagle nesting sites on the property. We have to mention the Saguaro cactus and the...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile
Excellent!

Cruse was so informative and positive. The Tomcars were safe and took us through the trails with ease. Beautiful scenary. Highly recommend!

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Reviewed 22 November 2017
Birthday trip

Cruse was great...super informative and nice to all on the tour. We would recommend this very highly.More

Thank 838johnsonc
GoGreenZebra, Director of Sales at Green Zebra Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Hi 838johnsonc! Thank you for your wonderful 5 star review and Happy Birthday! Thank you for celebrating your special day with Green Zebra Adventures! Our guides were very happy to see your review and really strive to create a one-of-a-kind experience for each tour for...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Exciting and fun morning!!

Driving the Tom Cars out in the desert was an absolute blast. Mike, who was our tour guide, educated the group on the desert and all it has to offer. Very interesting stuff! He was extremely knowledgeable about the desert and the Fort McDowell Indian...More

Thank John R
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You would have to contact the company to see if they have shuttle service.
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