Outdoor Adventure

Endless adventure awaits you in Arizona: your ideal place to get away in the great outdoors. Hike or ride horseback along scenic desert trails. Tackle red-rocked backcountry on a Jeep. Raft the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon. Or soar above stunning landscapes by plane, zipline or skydive.

Campers hiking in Canyon de Chelly with Navajo Guide, Chinle, Arizona
Canyon de Chelly, Chinle, Arizona (Credit: An Pham)
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9 Outdoor Adventures You Can Only Have in Arizona

Adventurers, take note: Whatever you're into, you can get into it in Arizona. The breadth of adventure options available in this Southwestern...

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Explore Organ Pipe's Backcountry by Bike

The national monument's rugged roads carry bikepackers through the 'most beautiful portion of the Sonoran Desert'.

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Two-Wheeled Touring: Cycling in Arizona

With 300-plus days of sunshine and thousands of miles of cycle-friendly roads, Arizona is consistently ranked as a top destination for serious...

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Tour the Terrain: Off-roading in Arizona

Ditch the main lane for some off-road adventures on Jeeps, ATVs and more.

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5 of Arizona's Greenest Places

Sure, Arizona is home to more than 60 desert cactus species. But it also boasts six national forests, dozens of tranquil lakes and 4.5 million...

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Nature as an Architect: 14 Stunning Vistas in Arizona

When you think of grand American architecture, you probably think of Chicago, New York, or maybe even Seattle. But architecture in Arizona goes...

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Arizona’s Secret Campsites

Where prospectors once sought gold in "them thar hills," today's adventurers find treasures of their own at Arizona's hidden-gem campgrounds.

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Visiting Havasu Falls

Topping the bucket list of bucket lists, Havasu Falls in the Grand Canyon is one of the most sought after destinations in the world. But getting...

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Arizona Outdoor Fun

Take the adventure of a lifetime! Experience the beautiful Bradshaw Mountains from one of our ATVs, or take the whole family in a UTV. This...

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Arizona Soaring

Whether it's a mellow soaring ride along the majestic Sierra Estrella Mountains or a wild and thrilling aerobatic ride you want, our...

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Bright Angel Bicycles & Cafe

We are a Grand Canyon bike tour and rental company, offering bikes to cruise the awesome rim trails of South Rim, Grand Canyon. Along with...

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Casa Malpais Archaeological Park

Casa Malpais, located near Springerville Arizona, is the premiere archaeological site in Arizona's White Mountains. This unique site...

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Desert Dog Offroad Adventures

Desert Dog Offroad Adventures has been offering U-Drive guided desert tours in the Sonoran Desert for 22 years. Choose either an ATV...

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Dixie's Lower Antelope Canyon Tours

We provide Navajo-guided tours through the Lower Antelope Canyon. Join us for an experience of a lifetime; not just a tour but an...

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Extreme Arizona

We rent dirt bikes, ATV's, and buggy style UTV's for half and full day rentals. We provide all of the gear you need to get out and have an...

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Flagstaff E-Bike Tours

Ride along Flagstaff's pathways and urban trails (FUTS) one of our Fat Tire E-bikes. Experience the beauty of the area while discovering...

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Grand Canyon National Geographic Visitor Center - IMAX

The National Geographic Visitor Center - IMAX Theater, provides the perfect start to an amazing Grand Canyon adventure. See Grand Canyon:...

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IFLY Trapeze

I.FLY Trapeze is a full-time recreational Flying Trapeze and Circus Arts school now located at The Phoenician resort in Scottsdale,...

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Jeep Lake Powell

Jeep Lake Powell is a private tour operator that takes visitors to remote places in our unique backcountry away from crowds and the dust.