Prescott Offers Variety of Ways to Explore Outdoors

by Kelly Tolbert, Recreation Coordinator, City of Prescott Prescott’s mild climate and mostly sunny days allow for plenty of opportunities to explore the natural environment. Approximately 105 miles of multiuse trails, along with over 450 miles of Prescott National Forest trails, are offered in Prescott and surrounding communities — perfect for mountain bikers, rock climbers, … Read More…

Outside is Good for Your Insides 

by Blake Herzog It’s getting warmer outside, so if you haven’t been already it’s time to think about how to start routing your life into the out-of-doors by any means possible. You’ll get healthier and happier as you enjoy the beauty of our mountain setting.  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says Americans spend an average … Read More…

Prescott Promises Invigorating Climbs

by Blake Herzog It’s been said that Arizona has more exposed rock than any other state, and few places in the state have so many vertical faces ideal for rock climbing within easy access to each other as Greater Prescott. It’s a temptation drawing more and more climbers as their numbers grow past 10 million … Read More…

Perkinsville Road Offers Adventure, Beauty

Outdoor adventure reigns in Chino Valley! by Maggie Tidaback, Economic Development Project Manager, Town of Chino Valley Perkinsville Road is a local favorite, and with our tourism campaign launching soon it will be popular with many Arizonans. This road is named after the Perkins family, who owns the ranch land that the wildly scenic road … Read More…

Honeybee’s Adventure Time Gets Kids Buzzing

by Blake Herzog If you’ve been hanging around the lush forests, limpid lakes or rocky slopes of Greater Prescott over the last few months, you may have crossed paths with a 21st century Pied Piper, semi-leading a line of boys and girls as they climb trees, slide down hills and meet the local waterfowl.  It’s … Read More…

Connect, Dine & Play at Prescott’s Premier Golf & Social Club

by the Team at Capital Canyon Club Whether you are new to Prescott or exploring new ways to enjoy life here, you must consider membership at Capital Canyon Club!  Located in the tranquil Hassayampa neighborhood just two miles from downtown, the club’s culture of hospitality complements an extraordinary member experience. There’s no better way to … Read More…

Enjoy the Great Outdoors in Prescott Valley

by Marnie Uhl, President/CEO, Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce Some of the best days can be spent outdoors right here in Prescott Valley where nature and community coexist for a nurturing and satisfying experience.  One of my favorite places is Mountain Valley Park, which is 69 acres of land in the middle of Prescott Valley. … Read More…

Get Off-Road and Into the Groove

by Blake Herzog Yavapai County’s territory covers a wide range of geography — forested mountains, rocky dells and hills, placid lakes, high-desert plateaus, red-rock wonders. The landscape provides an endless supply of inspiration and challenge to its residents and visitors from across the globe.  This makes it an ideal playground for off-roading, or the art … Read More…

Recreation Services Offers New Conveniences

by Kelly Tolbert, Recreation Coordinator, City of Prescott Since Jan. 1, 2021 the City of Prescott Recreation Services Department has offered a more convenient way to conduct business for residents and visitors via a new online system.  With the implementation of a new community portal called RecDesk, you can (after creating a one-time user name … Read More…