Mystery of Phoenix castle unraveled

It’s called My Mystery Castle, although once you hear the story it’s not so mysterious. Boyce Gully built this native stone castle at … More

Cool Springs Station wide view

Cool Springs Station worth going out of the way for

Everyone knows the secret to a successful rest stop is to build a modern facility with all the bells and … More

Hohokam petroglyph rock art at Hayden Butte in Tempe

Petroglyphs on the south slope of Hayden Butte Preserve adjacent to the Arizona State University Sun Devils Stadium are an excellent example of rock art left by the Hohokam Indians, believed to have dwelt in the Valley of the Sun between 700 and 1450 A.D..

Desert View offers unique perspective from Grand Canyon South Rim

Like an oasis for travelers, the Desert View Visitor Center awaits people arriving at the Grand Canyon’s south rim from … More

4 Arizona Wonders the whole family can enjoy

If you’re looking for family-friendly activities, Arizona has plenty of natural wonders that won’t disappoint. Here are a few favorites that most everyone can enjoy, regardless of age or physical ability.

Close up of memorial offerings at Granite Mountain Hotshots Fatality Site

Granite Mountain Hotshots memorial honors 19 firemen who lost their lives fighting Yarnell Hill fire

On June 30, 2013, Arizona lost 19 very special men in the Granite Mountain Fire near Yarnell. The tragedy gained nationwide attention and became the story line for the 2017 big screen movie: Only the Brave.

Ruins at Tuzigoot National Monument

Ancient dwellings at Tuzigoot National Monument

Few experiences can help you feel the spirit of the Southwest like exploring one of the many ancient dwelling sites dotted around Arizona. Tuzigoot National Monument, a couple hours’ drive north of Phoenix, is a wonderfully restored geological wonder.