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    Find local adventures, unique places to stay, and local adventure tours in iconic destinations like The Grand Canyon, Sonoran desert, Phoenix, and more. Discover desert adventures across the state like, hiking, backpacking, rafting, and more.

    Top Spots in and near Arizona

    • Supai, Arizona

      Havasu Falls in the Havasupai Reservation

      4.7
      10.4 mi / 1647 ft gain
      The Havasupai Reservation is a remote area just outside Grand Canyon National Park, full of blue-green water and dramatic waterfalls.  Despite being an extremely isolated location, camping in the canyon is overwhelmingly popular and reservations are required. On popular weekends you will be shari...
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    • Pine, Arizona

      Fossil Creek Falls

      4.8
      2.42 mi / 328 ft gain
      The journey is definitely worth it! Don't let the description discourage you from visiting here. This is simply to help you be prepared so that you can enjoy this wonderful place as safely as possible! Fossil Creek Rd can only be accessed from Camp Verde via FH 9 (Hwy 260) and FR 708 due to road...
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    • Williams, Arizona

      Horseshoe Bend

      4.7
      1.52 mi / 157 ft gain
      Horseshoe Bend in Page, Arizona is classic bucket list material and for good reason. Even if they don’t know what it’s called or where it is, everyone has seen this famous spot somewhere. Rest assured; pictures cannot convey the massive scale of this place. From your vantage point 1,000 feet abov...
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    • North Rim, Arizona

      Grand Canyon: Rim-to-Rim-to-Rim

      4.7
      45.6 mi / 10141 ft gain
      Day 1 Start at the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park at the North Kaibab Trail. You have 14 miles and 5,761 feet of elevation to descend to the Bright Angel Campground, so bring those trekking poles if you have bad knees (like myself). Along the North Kaibab Trail a few noteworthy trail m...
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    • Sedona, Arizona

      Devil's Bridge Trail

      4.6
      3.94 mi / 400 ft gain
      The Devil's Bridge is the largest natural sandstone arch in Coconino National Forest and an iconic landmark. If you're visiting the Sedona area, hiking this trail is a must do. The hike: From the trailhead, the hike gradually slopes upward as it winds its way through the trees. The trail is eas...
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    • Supai, Arizona

      Beaver Falls

      5.0
      5.28 mi / 1200 ft gain
      So you've made it down to the Havasu campground after a ten mile hike from Hualapai Hilltop - time for more hiking! The 8 mile (RT) trek to Beaver Falls is well worth the trip, and can offer some quieter moments for those looking to escape the busyness of Havasu and Mooney Falls. To start out, h...
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    • Gila County, Arizona

      Cibecue Falls

      4.3
      2.94 mi / 600 ft gain
      The Hike It’s a bumpy ride down an old dirt road to get to the trailhead to hike Cibecue Falls. Use extreme caution on this road as there are very narrow sections with sheer cliffs. The road follows along the Salt River giving you a nice viewpoint of the Salt River Canyon. On your way in, yo...
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    • Page, Arizona

      Antelope Canyon

      4.7
      Antelope Canyon is the most-visited and most-photographed slot canyon in the American Southwest. It is located on Navajo land near Page, Arizona, and requires you to book a tour guide. But don’t let that dissuade you – this natural marvel is well worth it, and this is a must-do for amateur and p...
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    • Oljato-Monument Valley, Arizona

      Drive Monument Valley's Scenic Loop

      5.0
      17.12 mi / 1253 ft gain
      Be ready to embark on this 17 mile monumental scenic drive. The loop includes 11 numbered viewpoints and you can expect to spend between 2-4 hours in the park. For the best experience, check park hours and arrive early before the 15 mph traffic begins to stack up.  You will find the beginning of ...
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    • Sedona, Arizona

      Cathedral Rock

      4.9
      1.7 mi / 925 ft gain
      Cathedral Rock is one of the most popular landmarks in Arizona. This amazing rock formation is located in Sedona, Arizona. The hike is steep and requires a bit of climbing in some spots. The 1.5 miles roundtrip is pretty strenuous, leading you up a moderately steep incline, but well worth the re...
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    • Supai, Arizona

      Mooney Falls

      4.8
      1.36 mi / 200 ft gain
      If you hike to Havasupai and stop at Havasu Falls, you will have missed the grandest of the waterfalls in the Grand Canyon: Mooney Falls. The hike to Mooney Falls is not only scenic, but getting to the idyllic pool at its base of this 200-foot falls is an adventure, requiring you to use chains an...
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    • Supai, Arizona

      Confluence of the Colorado River and Havasu Creek

      5.0
      16.62 mi / 4199 ft gain
      Hike: Starting from the Havasupai campgrounds, which is a 10 mile hike in itself from Hualapai Hilltop, the trail goes past Mooney Falls to Beaver Creek for 4 miles. The elevation gain is limited but makes up for difficulty with route finding. Getting to Beaver Falls will require creek crossings ...
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    • Tucson, Arizona

      Seven Falls via Bear Canyon

      5.0
      8.3 mi / 917 ft gain
      At the main parking lot of Sabino Canyon, there are a few different trams you can take to nearby trailheads. You have the option to either hop on a tram that will take you to the 7 Falls trailhead for $4 a person, or walk the 2 miles yourself. Once at the trailhead, signs will lead you into Bear ...
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    • Camp Verde, Arizona

      The Bull Pen

      5.0
      1.87 mi / 92 ft gain
      This trail starts at the end of Bullpen Rd and your adventure begins in beautiful thickets of trees and plants. The going is easy and the tempting sound of rushing water is on your right as you continue parallel to West Clear Creek. The trail will veer left up a rocky old service road but pay att...
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    • Apache Junction, Arizona

      Siphon Draw to Flatiron Summit

      4.9
      5.6 mi / 3415 ft gain
      Flatiron is one of the most popular day hikes in the Superstition Wilderness, just outside of Phoenix, AZ. The hike begins at Lost Dutchman State Park in Apache Junction. Once inside the park, drive to the last parking area and look for a sign for the Siphon Draw Trailhead. The Siphon Draw Trail ...
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    • Phoenix, Arizona

      Piestewa Peak Summit

      4.4
      2.25 mi / 1050 ft gain
      Piestewa Peak, formerly known as Squaw Peak and conveniently located in the heart of the Phoenix metropolitan area, is a relatively short hike that yields impressive views of the city and is a perfect spot to watch the sunset. Piestewa Peak is a popular spot for locals who do not want to drive or...
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    Camping and Lodging in Arizona

    Windy Hill Campground
    Roosevelt, Arizona

    Windy Hill Campground

    Schoolhouse Campground (Az)
    Point

    Schoolhouse Campground (Az)

    Under Canvas Grand Canyon
    Marana, Arizona

    Under Canvas Grand Canyon

    From $189 / night

    Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Cactus Ramada 1
    Tucson, Arizona

    Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Cactus Ramada 1

    Spillway (Az)
    , Arizona

    Spillway (Az)

    Kent Springs Cabin
    Green Valley, Arizona

    Kent Springs Cabin

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