Man in kayak paddling through calm water in a canyon

How to plan an epic self-guided tour of Antelope Canyon

If you want to see Antelope Canyon in person but want to bypass the guided tour experience, you have a great option: Paddle a kayak from Antelope Point Marina to the end of Antelope Canyon cove, then hike up into the slot canyon.

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Read this before you go see Horseshoe Bend in Page, AZ

Horseshoe Bend is one of Arizona’s top tourist attractions. If you’re planning to visit, these tips will help you get the most out of your experience.

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Best short hike in Phoenix: Mormon Trail to Hidden Valley and Fat Man’s Pass in South Mountain Park

If you’re in Phoenix for just a short time and need a quick fix of nature on one of the city’s legendary trails, the Mormon Trail to Hidden Valley hike may be just the thing for you.

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Ultimate Arizona Wonders bucket list and top ten list

After an eye-opening experience I had in 2014, I created the ultimate bucket list of amazing Arizona wonders I have to visit and started checking them off.

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Arizona Balloon Safaris review: A great way to celebrate special moments

Our decision to go with Arizona Balloon Safari was a no-brainer based on their online reviews, and was reinforced every step of the way.

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8 Amazing Grand Canyon experiences you can have in one day or less

Although the Grand Canyon is huge, you don’t need to commit a big chunk of time to truly appreciate its magnificence. All you need is a day (or less) and a good plan.

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Ultimate interactive guide to Phoenix Desert Preserves and Mountain Parks

You don’t have to go to the Grand Canyon to experience the natural beauty of Arizona. There are plenty of wonders to see right in the city of Phoenix. Check out this interactive guide.

Large boulders emerge from Watson Lake near Prescott, AZ

Practical guide to the most scenic lakes in Arizona

There are plenty of spectacular boating lakes dotted around Arizona. Bonus: given the state’s relatively warm climate, the lakes never freeze over. Here’s a great guide to Arizona’s most scenic lakes.

World’s smallest museum fits perfectly in Superior

At the World’s Smallest Museum in Superior, AZ you can view the world’s largest Apache Tear stone from one of the world’s largest copper mines.

Panoramic view of Camelback Mountain in Phoenix, AZ

Camelback Mountain likely Arizona’s most popular hiking destination

If you asked ten random people to name a mountain in Arizona, most of them would likely say Camelback Mountain. And … More

Beautiful picture of the Colorado River passing through horseshoe bend in Arizona

Unforgettable Arizona adventure tours

There are so many amazing sights to see in Arizona. An organized tour can help you see more in a short period without the hassles of permits and planning.

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