The Ultimate Guide to Arizona Old West Ghost Towns. Experience what it was like 100-years ago in the wild west. Visit ghost towns and enjoy the southwest.
Phoenix, Arizona is part of the most beautiful desert – the Sonoran Desert. This unique landscape is a major draw for nature enthusiasts. The city is surrounded by many mountain ranges, so if you love to hike you’ll love Phoenix!
There’s gold in those hills! Apache Trail Ghost Towns, there’s not one but two ghost towns to explore on Arizona’s famous Apache Trail.
If you’ve visited Phoenix you have most likely seen the Wedding Cake Castle. The landmark in Phoenix is shaped like a tiered wedding cake. Built in 1929 it sits on a hill with beautiful views of the surrounding mountains.
A jewel of a hike in Cave Creek. Short moderate hike along the creek and next to towering saguaros.
Lake Pleasant, in Peoria, is the second largest Arizona lake in the Phoenix area. Just an hour from downtown, it is a very popular lake for boating, water sports, fishing and swimming. We love the water and spend many weekends at Lake Pleasant. It is our favorite lake in Arizona for boating.