Boyce Thompson Arboretum near Superior, AZ is a unique state park established with the mission of helping visitors discover the intricate beauty of desert plants from around the world.
Through the gorgeous Sycamore Canyon, a dozen-plus aerial miles west of Sedona, winds the determined Parsons Creek. It’s source: Parsons Spring. … More
In a southwestern state where perennial flowing water is rare, the Verde River stands in stark contrast to the arid lands through which it meanders.
If you’re in search of a hike with amazing natural wonders that’s not too far from Phoenix, Ford Canyon Trail … More
Arizona is home to three national parks that millions of people travel to each year to see some of the … More
I had to chuckle when I read A Page from Arizona by fellow blogger Travel Plan Mom. There’s nothing particularly … More
Come along as I open, assemble, inflate and paddle my new Sevylor© K1 QuickPak™ kayak at Watson Lake in Prescott, … More
Kaiser Spring Wash is a scenic, moderate hike that’s close enough to do as a day trip from the Phoenix area. Bonus: There’s a mineral-rich hot spring to soak in. Check out this full post for directions and tips to make the most of the experience.
Located high on the Mogollon Rim, Woods Canyon Lake is a favorite destination with people who love to hike, fish, … More