1029 N Grand Canyon Blvd
Williams, AZ 86046
Phone: (928) 635-9888
Fax: (928) 635-2235
1029 N Grand Canyon Blvd , Williams, AZ, US, 86046
- Phone: (928) 635-9888
- Fax: (928) 635-2235
The scent of towering pines and wildflowers is intoxicating in the world's largest Ponderosa forest. Perched at a heavenly height of 7,150 feet above sea level, Flagstaff's Arboretum is home to 2,000 species of native plants. View "Live Birds of Prey" programs and learn about Arizona's native eagles, hawks, and owls. Walk through the gardens, listen to the voice of the brook and look into the faces of fish and wildlife you can't see anywhere else. Challenge yourself with a 1.2-mile nature hike where visitors can photograph local wildlife, or recount the day's lessons on a solitary bench.
Ski the slopes of Northern Arizona and ski the sky itself! Rising like a winter wonderland against a stunning panoramic backdrop of ponderosa pine forests and mountain peaks, Flagstaff's Nordic Center gives visitors a new view of the world. On a clear day, skiers may see the Grand Canyon in the distance, more than 60 miles away! Skills enhancement courses and moonlight tours are available by reservation.
Flagstaff's sunshine climate inspires a day at the park. Whether you want to plan a picnic, watch a rousing rugby match, cheer for the boys of summer or take your dog for a scenic run, this park is the perfect setting. Four baseball fields and a concession stand cater to baseball and softball fans in season. A grassy multi-functional field begs the feet of soccer and disc golf players. Picnic tables and benches offer rest and shade. Laughter from the playground permeates the ponderosa pines. Call the administration for a schedule of sporting events and activities for all ages.
Travel by rail through protected wilderness reservations and view Sinagua Indian ruins. Experience the main mode of transportation during the area's bustling mining days, when the first railroad was completed in 1882. This family-friendly opportunity is worth the trip to Clarkdale. On Friday evenings, treat yourself to the Grape Train Escape wine-tasting tour, and on Saturday nights, try the romantic Starlight Tour.
View the ruins of a once prosperous agrarian civilization from atop a high ridge. The people who lived here, the Sinagua, cultivated this land from about 1100-1400 A.D. Originally consisting of approximately 110 rooms, the structure at one time sported three stories in places. Investigate the visitor's center, then follow interpretive trails—walk the paths of a strong and persistent people. The monument is located about 20 miles southwest of Sedona off highway 89A in Clarkdale. Admission is USD3 per person, cash only. Other ancient ruins nearby include Montezuma's Castle and Well.
Rise above the mundane in an FAA certified hot air balloon. Since the 70s, this company has thrilled visitors with Sedona's incomparable views from a higher perspective. All pilots exceed FAA minimum. Chase vehicles utilized are four wheel drive for added dependability and safety. Experience the glorious color of the red rock region with the singular experience of a sunrise balloon flight. Call for further information and reservations, usually at least one day in advance. This service provides hotel pick up at no additional cost.
Three informative centers are offered in the Sedona area. Stop in for local information, recreation opportunities and general attraction guides: North Gateway Visitor Center, State Route 89A at Oak Creek Canyon's top entrance; Uptown Sedona's Gateway Visitor Center, State Route 89A at the Oak Creek Chamber of Commerce in Uptown Sedona; and, South Sedona's Gateway Visitor Center, Tequa 7000, off State Route 179 at the Village of Oak Creek.
Red Rock Biplane Tours has been providing the exciting "barnstorming" experiences to passengers in the red rock region for about four years, and local airplane flights for more than 11 years. Take a spin in a new open cockpit Super Waco Bi-plane for breathtaking views and a glorious adrenalin rush. Pilots here exceed the commercial requirements for flying hours, having thousands under their belts, and are knowledgeable of the local terrain. Tours range from USD36-USD215 and are subject to change. Please call for reservations and further information.
Feed your hunger for adventure with an exciting jeep tour of the incomparable red rock region in Sedona. Choose from five amazing tours where cameras are not optional equipment. Discover ancient rock art or wind your way through the past on a guided tour to pueblo ruins. For the brave at heart, the broken arrow tour is the featured choice here, exceeding guest expectations by climbing Sedona's red rocks to observe and enjoy exceptional views. This company has been offering local tours since the 50s. Tours last about 1 1/2-2 1/2 hours in length and reservations must be made to ensure a spot. If making reservations less than 24-hours in advance, please call to confirm availability and secure your time with a credit card.
Free your adventurous spirit with a group tour in a saddle or aboard an authentic jeep into the heart of Sedona's scenic backroads. Whether you choose a leisurely trip into Boynton Canyon or a more robust encounter on primitive roads leading to the private ranch facility, you will thrill to the memorable transport and surroundings. Arrange a group tour, wedding, or corporate incentive tour with the staff here. Tours run one and one-half to four hours in length and range in price from $32-139 per person, subject to change. The minimum age for children to participate is seven years. Call for reservations and further information.
In Walnut Canyon, visitors can hike back in time nearly 700 years. Now that's a workout! Originating at the visitors center, a rugged three-quarter-mile off-trail hike leads to cliff dwellings that stand unspoiled in the cover of the beautiful canyon walls. The strong of heart can hike deeper into the canyon on Island Trail, a breathtaking 85-foot descent into 25 rooms where American Indians once lived in the shadow of the cliffs. Bring your most reliable shoes and your spirit of adventure.
Play on this affordable championship course located in northern Arizona's high desert. Take the McGuireville exit off Interstate-17 and drive about 13 miles west. Surrounded by black hills, the average temperature here is a pleasant 80 degrees, at just under 4,000 feet elevation. Facilities include a 6,404-yard 18-hole course, with cart services and an on-site restaurant, driving range and a full service pro-shop. Please call for tee times, and as much as up to seven days in advance.