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.

Two hikers overlooking Monument Valley
Monument Valley
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Outdoor Adventures

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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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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Spectacular Sunrises

Arizona is one of the best places to welcome the dawn.

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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.

Road Trips & Tours

5 Arizona Ghost Towns You May Have Never Heard Of

Towns of Arizona's past that paint the picture of what the Copper State was really all about.

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Oro Valley Bicycle Rentals

We offer the largest selection of road, mountain, hybrid, tandem and ebikes in all of Arizona. Located on the Oro Valley/Tucson Loop bike...

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Paragon Skydive

Experience the Grand Canyon like never before - do a tandem skydive! Paragon Skydive is the first and only company to offer tandem skydives...

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Rainbow Ryders Hot Air Balloon Co.

Soar above the Sonoran Desert in one of our sunrise or sunset experiences. Travel with a group or rent a private balloon experience and see...

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Second Knoll Target Range

Located within the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest, we are an Arizona Game and Fish Facility offering a 100 yard all-purpose range, a 50...

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Skydive Marana

The view of gorgeous mountain ranges is absolutely stunning from 10,000 ft! Nestled in the scenic area of Avra Valley, Arizona, Skydive...

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SkyVenture Arizona

SkyVenture Arizona is a state-of-the-art skydiving wind tunnel, located in Eloy, Arizona, halfway between Phoenix and Tucson. Designed for...

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Sonoran Outdoor Adventures

Sonoran Outdoor Adventures is a small, family owned and operated tour company dedicated to providing guests with a safe, fun, and exciting...

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Tucson Bike Rentals

Tucson Bike Rentals and Tours delivers new and premium road, mountain and hybrid bikes as well as top of line bicycles for kids and women....