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Top 5: Arizona Lake Activities (Fall-Winter 2012)

The Top 5 Arizona Lake Activities — as voted on by Experience AZ readers:

The Dolly Steamboat

P.O. Box 977,
Apache Junction, AZ 85117
(480) 827-9144
dollysteamboat.com
The Dolly Steamboat is a family-owned and operated business for more than 25 years, continuing a tradition of cruising since 1925 starting with the SS Geronimo.


Bartlett Lake Marina

20808 E. Bartlett Dam Rd.,
Scottsdale, AZ 85262
(480) 502-4354
bartlettlake.com
Located in the heart of the Tonto National Forest, just 45 minutes north of Downtown Phoenix, Bartlett Lake Marina offers fishing, boating and watersports; it’s a wonderful location for a weekend getaway with the family.


Lake Powell Resorts & Marinas

100 Lakeshore Dr.,
Page, AZ 86040
(888) 896-3829
lakepowell.com
Take a boat tour, a dinner cruise, rent a powerboat for a little exploring or have a picnic with your family on a secluded beach — Lake Powell Resort has it all.


Bluewater Jet Boat Tours

501 English Village,
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403
(928) 855-7171
coloradoriverjetboattours.com
Enjoy breathtaking views as the tour travels up the Colorado River through the Havasu National Wildlife Refuge. You’ll see places like Devils Elbow, interesting rock formations and 3,500-year-old Indian petroglyphs.


Roosevelt Lake Marina

28085 N. AZ Hwy. 188,
Roosevelt, AZ 85545
(602) 977-7170
rlmaz.com
It’s the largest lake in Central Arizona, consisting of 112 miles of shoreline and 22,000 acres of surface water — Roosevelt Lake. Head to the lake to water ski, fish, boat or camp.

Experience AZ Fall-Winter 2012

 

Top 5 Must Sees in Central Arizona (Spring-Summer 2012)

Top 5: Must Sees In Central Arizona (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 5 Must Sees in Central Arizona — as voted on by Experience AZ readers:

Chase Field

401 E. Jefferson St., 
Phoenix, AZ 85004
602-462-6799
azchasefield.com
A multi-use facility which serves as a home to the Arizona Diamondbacks, concerts, breweries, team shops and restaurants.


Desert Botanical Garden

1201 N. Galvin Pkwy., 
Phoenix, AZ 85008
480-941-1225
dbg.org
The Desert Botanical Garden hosts one of the world’s finest collections of desert plants. This one-of-a-kind museum showcases 50 acres of beautiful outdoor exhibits. Stroll through the living museum and learn about different desert plants.


The Dolly Steamboat

PO Box 977, 
Apache Junction, AZ 85217
480-827-9144
dollysteamboat.com
Nature cruises, twilight dinner 
cruises and astronomy cruises are 
available. Rated one of the “Best Things to Do in Arizona” by the Official Visitors Guide 
of Greater Phoenix.


Taliesin West

12621 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ 85259
480-860-2700
franklloydwright.org
One of Frank Lloyd Wright’s greatest architectural masterpieces, Taliesin West served as one of his personal homes, studio and design school campus. The site still serves as 
living/working and educational facilities with guided public tours.


South Mountain Park

10919 S. Central Ave., 
Phoenix, AZ 85040
602-534-6324
phoenix.gov/PARKS/southmnt
The nation’s largest desert 
municipal park, South Mountain Park features 51 miles of trails and lookouts at 2,300 feet and 2,600 feet.

Experience AZ Spring-Summer 2012

Top 5 Water Fun (Spring-Summer 2012)

Top 5: Water Fun (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 5 Water Fun — as voted on by Experience AZ readers:

Big Surf Waterpark

1500 N. McClintock Dr.,
Tempe, AZ 85281
480-994-2297
bigsurffun.com
Offers plenty of ways to beat the heat, including one of the country’s largest wave pools, exciting waterslides, kids’ play areas and more.


The Dolly Steamboat

P.O. Box 977,
Apache Junction, AZ 85117
480-827-9144
dollysteamboat.com
The Dolly Steamboat is a family-owned and operated business for more than 25 years, continuing a tradition of cruising since 1925 starting with the SS Geronimo.


Bluewater Jet Boat Tours

501 English Village,
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403
928-855-7171
coloradoriverjetboattours.com
Enjoy breathtaking views as the tour travels up the Colorado River through the Havasu National Wildlife Refuge. You’ll see places like Devils Elbow, interesting rock formations and 3,500-year-old Indian petroglyphs.


Lake Powell House Boat Rental

Two locations in Arizona
800-255-5561
foreverhouseboats.com
Houseboat vacations are all about charting your own course. Lake Powell House Boat Rental offers house boat rentals on both Lake Mead and Lake Powell.


Wet ‘N’ Wild Phoenix

4243 W. Pinnacle Peak Rd.
Glendale, AZ 85310-4002
623-201-2000
wetnwildphoenix.com
Set on 35 acres in North Phoenix, Wet ‘n’ Wild is the largest theme park in Arizona, and features Maximum Velocity — the world’s first dueling water coasters.

Experience AZ Spring-Summer 2012