Verde River Archives

Pink Jeep Tours invests in the health of Arizona’s forests

Pink Jeep Tours, Grand Canyon

Pink Jeep Tours has announced a partnership with the National Forest Foundation (NFF) that will help protect the Oak Creek and Verde River watersheds by funding restoration projects on the Coconino National Forest. Through the partnership, Pink Jeep Tours will collect donations from its customers for the Northern Arizona Forest Fund, a program developed by… Read More →

2013 Runoff Best in Last Three Years

by in Business News | Energy

While the early forecast of an El Nino season never materialized, the 2013 runoff season nevertheless produced just enough snowmelt to refill the reservoirs to near the previous year’s level on the Salt and Verde rivers going into the heaviest-use period of the calendar year. And, after two of the driest La Nina winters on… Read More →

Chug Along The Verde Canyon Railroad

Verde Canyon Railroad, Photo: Flickr, Jenny Lee Silver
by in Play

All aboard! The tracks are calling for an unforgettable railroad adventure on the Verde Canyon Railroad. Travel by locomotive on this four-hour journey, witnessing the exotic and tranquil landscape as you pass the mountains along the Verde River. From Clarkdale, Ariz., the train follows the Verde River to Perkinsville (a ghost town). The journey chugs… Read More →

Top Picnic Places In Arizona

Top Picnic Places In Arizona
by in Lists

With the weather getting warmer, who doesn’t want to spend more time outdoors? So gather your family and have yourself a picnic. This spring season, consider having a picnic at one of the following locations: Northern Arizona Dead Horse Ranch State Park is located in Cottonwood and covers 423 acres of land that includes 10… Read More →