Visit Prescott, Arizona to experience one of Arizona’s most Beautiful & Historic Destinations.

Visit Prescott, Arizona!  Nestled at an elevation of 5,200′ feet above sea level amongst the largest stand of ponderosa pine forests in the U.S., Prescott’s perfect weather provides an average temperature of 70 degrees, with four beautiful and distinct seasons, and breathtaking landscapes complete with granite mountains, lakes, streams, and rolling meadows filled with wildlife.

Here you’ll find many things to do including horseback riding, golfing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, camping, mountain biking, local breweries, restaurants, shopping, and a hometown feel that keep our visitors, young and old, coming back year after year.

Once the territorial capital, Prescott is rich with history embodied in its world famous Whiskey Row and abundant historical landmarks. Whether you’re seeking to relax in a natural environment filled with beauty and wildlife, or the history of Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, and cowboy forays in the most famous saloons of the Old West, check out the True West and Real Adventure.  Visit Prescott, AZ.

The Complete Guide to Riding in Prescott, Arizona

It was my final morning in town. The sun was out, the temps a perfect 65 degrees Fahrenheit, and I had one more thing to do before starting my drive home across the country. My trip to Prescott came on the heels of a whirlwind stretch that saw me drive from the east coast to BC to produce a Local Flavours on the Sunshine Coast, before heading south to the pajama party on wheels known otherwise as the Sea Otter Classic, then across the desert to this Yavapai County gem I had spent the last 6 days exploring. The miles had most certainly been adding up, on my car as well as my legs. The amount of names that come and go on trips like this can be overwhelming, and the juggling act of managing multiple stories and the hundreds of gigs of digital media is probably comical when you’re not in the thick of it. The truth is, I often feel like a punching bag at the end of trips like this, I just happen to have a smile on my face more often than not because, well, it’s just bikes.

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Tucson Foodie Travels: Where to eat in Prescott, Arizona by Angela Orlando

Not so long ago, Prescott’s food scene placed a heavy emphasis on cowpoke Americana cuisine (as in, overcooked pre-formed burger patties and nothing “exotic” whatsoever). Over the last few years, though, the growing town has matured into a worthy foodie destination.

This list of where to eat well in Arizona’s former territorial capital (twice over) is nowhere near complete, and more worthwhile restaurants are opening monthly.

Bonus: most of these listed are just a buzzed stumble from the picturesque Courthouse Square.

Here are 10 cream-of-the-crop culinary stops you need to make in Prescott.

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Prescott Airport Holiday Travel Guide

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ARIZONA’S CHRISTMAS CITY: CELEBRATING THE SEASON IN PRESCOTT

In the fragrant Ponderosa pine woods, just 2 hours north of Phoenix, is a small city full of the Christmas spirit. With the colorful lights of historic Courthouse Square, two parades with unique local units, and an amazing night of musicians in more than 100 downtown businesses entertaining revelers, Prescott has clearly earned its designation as Arizona’s Christmas City.

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Christmas In These 9 Arizona Towns Looks Like Something From A Hallmark Movie

Arizona’s official “Christmas City” certainly lives up to its title, with a downtown square that comes alive with millions of glittering bulbs. Activities include live performances, holiday craft fairs, and parades.

Have you ever visited any of these towns at Christmastime? What’s your favorite Arizona city to celebrate the holidays in?

To learn more about why Prescott is our official “Christmas City,” check out At Christmastime, This Arizona Town Has The Most Enchanting Main Street In The Country

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