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12 Fabulous Hikes in Flagstaff

Flagstaff is considered by many to be one of the top destinations out West for outdoor recreation. In Arizona, it is by far the best place for year-round outdoor recreation, spectacular scenery, and adventure. Flagstaff is home to the magnificent San Francisco Peaks, which includes the 12637 foot tall Humphrey’s Peak, the highest point in […]

51 Fun & Free (or Cheap) Things to do in Flagstaff, Arizona

Flagstaff, Arizona is many things including gateway to the Grand Canyon, Arizona’s premier 4 season destination, as well as a popular starting point for exploring natural attractions throughout the Southwest. Located 7000 feet above sea level, the city is the 2nd highest in the US (counting only cities with a population above 25,000). This means […]

Hiking Hotspot: Red Mountain in Flagstaff, Arizona

The Red Mountain trail is an easy, quiet, scenic 1.5 mile out and back hike, located just 25 miles north of Flagstaff. It’s a great short stop on the way to or from the Grand Canyon, or as just one of many outdoor adventures to explore during your time in Flagstaff, Sedona, and surrounding areas. […]

A Relaxing, Colorful Fall Stroll Along the Aspen Nature Loop

The Aspen Nature Loop is one of 3 hiking trails, all varying in intensity and scenery, located at the Flagstaff, Arizona Snowbowl, a popular winter skiing and summertime hiking destination. Each year, around mid to late October, these trails are filled with the vibrant yellow hues of the Northern Arizona fall season. The Aspen Nature […]

Hiking the Incredibly Scenic Fat Man’s Loop in Flagstaff, Arizona

Next time you find yourself driving through Flagstaff, be sure to check out one of the area’s beautiful hiking trails. Rather than just walk around the downtown and visit a few restaurants and shops, why not get out there and actually explore the picturesque natural scenery? There are many trails, of all skill levels, to […]

Exploring Gorgeous Walnut Canyon National Monument in Flagstaff, Arizona

Walnut Canyon National Monument is one of the most beautiful places to explore in Northern Arizona. Located just 7 miles outside of Flagstaff, a day trip is easily incorporable into any vacation. Historic artifacts have shown that Archaic people occupied the canyon thousands of years ago. The first permanent settlers, known as the Sinagua (from […]