Tag Archives: Red Rock Country

More Americans To Take Summer Road Trip

Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer and kicks off summer vacation planning season. More Americans will take to the roads this year as they benefit from the low fuel prices. According to a recent Travelocity survey of 1000 Americans, 65 percent … Continue reading

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5 Must-See Stops on a Road Trip Across America

Every RVer’s bucket list should include at least one road trip across America. Want to make it extra memorable? Consider stopping at one—or all—of these must-see places along the way. The Alamo One hundred seventy-nine years ago The Alamo was … Continue reading

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What’s Your Favorite Arizona Destination?

Could you choose just one? I tried, but found it impossible to choose just one favorite Arizona destination. Since every attraction has its own reason for making the list, it’s really like trying to compare apples to oranges. I decided … Continue reading

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4 Destinations Beyond the Grand Canyon

The world knows Arizona as the Grand Canyon State. But there’s far more to the natural beauty of Northern Arizona than just one landmark. This region has many spots that people outside the state may never hear about. Following are four … Continue reading

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Sedona Named Top Tourism Destination

Sedona, Arizona has been ranked as one of the Travelers’ Choice 2013 Top 25 Destinations in the United States. Coming in at lucky 13, Sedona is pleased with the abundance of positive feedback and awe-inspiring reaction of both long time visitors … Continue reading

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New RV Park Proposed for Red Rock Country

An RV park named Sedona Views is proposed to be built along SR 260 between Cottonwood and Camp Verde in Verde Valley giving competition to existing RV parks Thousand Trails and Distant Drums and raising the visitor accommodations in the … Continue reading

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All-American Road Trips

An estimated 34.8 million Americans will take a trip of 50 miles or more this weekend, according to AAA’s annual Memorial Day travel forecast. AAA projects an increase of 1.2 percent over last year’s 34.3 million travelers over the holiday … Continue reading

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An Oasis for Wildlife: Dead Horse Ranch State Park

Just a 20-minute drive outside of Sedona (Arizona), in the heart of Cottonwood, is Dead Horse Ranch State Park, a 423-acre outdoor oasis. Dead Horse Ranch is a camping mecca for nature lovers in the heart of Verde Valley. Located … Continue reading

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Five Things You Need to Know Today: December 23

Since I like things to come in fives (and tens), here are five things YOU need to know TODAY! 1. Winter schedule for Zion National Park December signals the beginning of a quieter time in the park with fewer visitors … Continue reading

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Red Rock Scenic Byway Signage Goes Up

The Red Rock Ranger District of the Coconino National Forest will soon commence construction of six Red Rock Scenic Byway sign structures, several informational kiosks, and some trailhead improvements along a 7.5-mile section of State Route 179. The work is … Continue reading

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