All posts in Arizona

  • Paria Canyon
    February 17, 2017, 1 Comment

    Tucked into the Vermillion Cliffs Wilderness in Arizona and Utah, are a series of amazing slot canyons that you have to see to believe. Paria Canyon is the most famous […]

  • Ski the Arizona Snowbowl
    January 1, 2017, Comments Off on Ski the Arizona Snowbowl

    When most people think of Arizona, they think of deserts, warm winters and lots of sun. In fact, Arizona is a great place to go snow skiing, too! A two-hour […]

  • Desert Botanical Garden
    Top 10 Things to Do in Phoenix, Arizona
    December 2, 2016, 1 Comment

    For more than 1,000 years, the Hohokam peoples occupied the land that would become Phoenix and The Valley of the Sun. These amazing people created 135 miles of irrigation canals, […]

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    Kartchner Caverns State Park
    September 8, 2016, Comments Off on Kartchner Caverns State Park

    In November 1974, two young cavers, Gary Tenen and Randy Tufts, were exploring the limestone hills at the base of the Whetstone Mountains in Arizona. In the bottom of a […]

  • Hiking Red Mountain
    April 11, 2016, 3 Comments

    Of all the magnificent and breathtaking geologic sites around Flagstaff, Arizona, Red Mountain may not be very well known, but is definitely one of the most fun to spend a […]

  • Hassayampa River Preserve
    January 17, 2016, 3 Comments

    Azaiampa is a Native American word from the Hohokam people which means “water that is hidden.” The settlers in the area changed the word to Hassayampa because it sounded more […]

  • Monument Valley
    January 4, 2016, 1 Comment

    Perhaps one of the most recognized and iconic locations in all of the Southwest is Monument Valley. Dozens of movies and entertainment pieces have been filmed in Monument Valley including […]

  • Great Motorcycle Rides in Arizona
    October 29, 2015, Comments Off on Great Motorcycle Rides in Arizona

    For many, the best way to see Arizona is to cruise through it on a motorcycle … it’s pure freedom. Happily, Arizona cooperates with fantastic weather. When it’s hot in […]

  • Wupatki National Monument
    October 19, 2015, Comments Off on Wupatki National Monument

    Around 800 years ago, Wupatki Pueblo at Wupatki National Monument served as a meeting place for different cultures from the surrounding area. Located just north of Flagstaff, Arizona, Wupatki Pueblo […]

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    Cool Summer Hot Spots in Arizona
    July 4, 2015, Comments Off on Cool Summer Hot Spots in Arizona

    Looking for a place to cool off this summer? Arizona has dozens of lakes, rivers and water parks where you can take the plunge and drop your core temperature for […]

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