Improbable though it is, the famous London Bridge was moved and reconstructed at Lake Havasu City, and about one and a half million tourists a year come to see it and the English Village built nearby. And always check web sites for updates. Outlook, the most eastern viewpoint at the South Rim. Kids will love taking the train from Williams, Arizona to the Grand Canyon – saloon-style waitresses serve western treats and watch out for those cowboys who are notorious for robbing the train.

Lined with wooden boulevards and gun-toting cowboys, you will feel like you’ve stepped back into territorial days.

From ghost towns and historic railways to caves, canyons, and plush oasis-like resorts, Arizona has a lot for families to love.

of you and your group so you don’t have to selfie your crew the entire hike. Or, subscribe to us on YouTube!

Got some tweens in tow, head to Scottsdale Fashion Square for designer shopping, movies and more. Looking to cool off?

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Find out what it’s like to travel with kids from tantrums to sibling rivalry to actual family bonding and memories to last forever. on Facebook Insider's tip: Fool Hollow is a popular spot, so book your campsite months in advance or plan a weekday visit.

ZooLights! For the die-hards, head south of Tucson to Tombstone.

Jump to the blog, with reviews on our favorite places! Extraordinarily beautiful natural wonders of the world...the mountains and cliffs change with the time of day so it's a must to view from Airport, The Red Rock Scenic Byway begins just south of Sedona and winds it way south for about eight miles, traveling.

The major attraction in Northern Arizona is what the state is nicknamed for – the Grand Canyon.

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you are so inclined or just a great motorcycle trip with a picnic at the top like we do!

Comments. Looking for a more authentic Arizona wild west experience, how about a dude ranch? Mesa is the third biggest city in Arizona and has lots to offer families looking for unique experiences in the outdoors. Kids of all ages will especially love the Experience Gallery where they can play all sorts of fun instruments from across the globe. Swing a bit further south to Bisbee for another underground experience – take a train deep into the Queen Mine. Find out how your kids can become Junior Rangers during your Grand Canyon vacation. This infamous town was once a mining beehive and now a ghost town.

few minutes to relax and enjoy the views The Native American crafts at the overlook at the northern end of the canyon was a special way to end the drive, We stopped at a national forest place with a great overlook.

Activities for kids abound.

Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area1500 N Fool Hollow Lake, Show Low(928) 537-3680Reservations are required. on Facebook

The Arizona Museum of Natural History lets you know it’s an exciting spot from the moment you pull into the parking lot—dull places don’t have dinosaurs bursting out of the walls.

Phoenix, Oooh.

We have suggestions. Learn to ride, herd cattle, work leather and wood, shoot bows and arrows and much more. Kids will love how close they get to the action and may even get a ball tossed to them by their favorite player! Below we recommend where to go, where to stay, and where to eat and plenty other fantastic things to do in Tucson with kids.

Kids love caves, and Arizona has some great ones: Colossal Caves, near Tucson; Grand Canyon Caverns; and Kartchner Caverns, a state park. Kids will love donning hard hats with lights for this tour through Arizona’s mining past – and looking for ghosts at the allegedly haunted Copper Queen Hotel.

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It isn’t as hot as Phoenix yet is filled with all sorts of amazing activities that you can do with your kids! Every spring, the Cactus League welcomes MLB teams to the Phoenix-Scottsdale area for pre-season spring training.

Jackpot Ranch2025 Reservation Loop Road, Camp Verde(928) 300-5490Reservations are required. My husband and I enjoyed a beautiful, 2-hour ride into the foothills, This was a terrific drive made all the more informative thanks to the Mt Lemmon Science Tour app (download it for free). Scottsdale and Phoenix are loaded with courses for all skill levels. Everyone was so beyond wonderful and helpful and funny !! Wonderful day visiting Grand Canyon Best Dining while waiting for sunset, glass windows Wonderful movie for information at visitor center Sunset pictures.

Follow @phoenixwithkids on Instagram where we post every day. Visit the Navajo Nation Museum for a better understanding of the culture and check to see if there are any events – colorful festivals with incredible dances are a great way for families to experience Native American culture.
Located in the center of Arizona, the Scottsdale/Phoenix area offers a wide variety of fun activities for families. Of course, the granddaddy of Arizona's natural wonders is the Grand Canyon, which was created 5 to 20 million years ago through erosion by the Colorado River. Museum He or she will also receive a certificate and a badge – just like regular park rangers wear. Kids will love climbing a tree house and captaining paddleboats on the ranch's pond.

As well as a list of things to do in Tucson with kids and things to do in Flagstaff with kids. westernmost view point in this section of the Canyon.

Fun Things to Do in Phoenix with Kids: Family-friendly activities and fun things to do. Corral you can walk where Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday had a famous gunfight, and maybe even see a re-enactment too.


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Or, take to the mountains around town – Camelback Mountain is fantastic for the skilled climbers, or for a family-friendly hike try Piestewa Peak – also known as Squaw Peak.

This was the best experience at a ranch I've EVER had !!

In the summer, dude ranches, fishing, kayaking and more lure families into the woody area north of the Mogollon Rim.

One that we particularly like, Ranchos de los Caballeros, is a low-key authentic "ranch resort" (which means you can expect golf and spa, in addition to horseback riding), with 60 years of dude ranch history. on Twitter

Today, the Navajo keep sheep on the Canyon floor.

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