The Road Less Traveled

Rediscover Road Trips

We’ve designated 2021 as the Year of the Road Trip, and we're sharing some great itineraries covering the whole state to inspire your wanderlust.

From Arizona's small-town streets to the unique landscapes of our state and national parks, these trips are designed with fun in mind. Be sure to check back as we post new itineraries and stories throughout the Year of the Road Trip!

Mount Graham (Credit: An Pham)

Snow Play in the Grand Canyon State

The Grand Canyon State boasts a ton of wintry beauty and snow-play opportunities. From December through March, when Arizona's mountainous regions hit their wintertime groove, you won't find better snow—or alpine recreation—outside of the Rockies.

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Arizona Winter Itineraries

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Wonderful Winter Day Hikes

With more mountains than Switzerland, the number of hiking trails in Arizona is mind-boggling. From Tucson's Sabino Canyon to Thumb Butte in Prescott, explore these six natural areas for a perfect wintertime trek.

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'Made in AZ' Gifts When the Usual Won't Do

Holiday gift-giving or souvenir shopping in Arizona? Go beyond the usual knickknacks and pick up a few only-in-Arizona products.

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Touring Tribal Lands in Arizona

From cultural etiquette to tour suggestions, here's everything you need to know about visiting the many tribal communities in Arizona.

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Family Activities

Awesome Grand Canyon Fun for Families

Experience Arizona's world-famous landmark through the eyes of a child (although these family friendly activities promise fun for all ages).

Must Do

Southern Arizona's Hidden Gems and Secret Places

Arizona is famously known for the Grand Canyon, but it's the smaller, quirkier, hidden and off-the-beaten-path spots that lend charm to our...

Road Trips & Tours

What to Do in Arizona if You Have 3, 5 or 7 Days

Whether you have the weekend or a full week to vacation in Arizona, we have the perfect itinerary for you. These multi-day Arizona road trips...

Outdoor Adventures

Short Trips to Scenic Drives

Venture off the beaten path to take in Arizona's diverse topography.

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Arizona Road Trips for Two

Some lovebirds are adventurers at heart. Others prefer luxe leisure all day long. These three Arizona itineraries take you on romantic getaways...

Cruise America RV in Southern Arizona
Southern Arizona

Hitting the road in an RV or camper? Here are some further destination ideas from us and our partners at Cruise America.

Note: Clicking on the above links will take you to Cruise America's website.