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50 places you can go to cool off in Arizona

With the first day of summer upon us and with record-setting temperatures in the forecast, we all could use some advice to cool off in Arizona when the heat becomes too much. We can tell ourselves it’s a dry heat all we want. Sooner or later, every Arizona resident will need some relief from the… Read More →

Five Challenging Arizona Day Hikes

View looking southeast from the top of battleship towards weavers needle

1. Humphreys Peak from Lockett Meadow — Flagstaff Difficulty: 5 Route Finding: 1 Round Trip: 14.3 miles Accumulated Elevation Gain: 4,430 feet Average Time Round Trip: 7-9 hours Description: You start your hike through Aspen trees on the floor of Lockett Meadow on the Inner Basin Trail until you intersect with the beautiful Weatherford Trail,… Read More →