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Cities in Arizona, United States of America
City: # City: #
accra1 not yet in the list9
ajo2 Oracle1
Anthem7 Oro Valley4
Apache Junction9 Overgaard2
Arizona City3 Page/Lake Powell2
Avondale2 Palominas1
Benson4 Paradise Valley7
Bisbee7 Patagonia2
Bowie1 Payson4
Buckeye3 Peach Springs1
Bullhead City4 Peoria16
Camp Verde4 Phoenix292
Carefree2 Prescott29
Casa Grande4 Prescott Valley3
Catalina1 Queen Creek8
Cave Creek8 Rimrock2
Chandler44 Rio Rico2
Chloride1 Sahuarita3
Colorado City1 Saint Michaels1
Cornville2 Salome1
Cottonwood11 San Manuel1
Douglas2 San Tan Valley3
Eloy1 Scottsdale81
Flagstaff48 Sedona14
Florence1 show low1
Fountain Hills8 sierra vista8
Gilbert31 Snowflake 2
Glendale36 Sonoita1
Gold Canyon1 Spring Valley1
Goodyear5 Strawberry1
Grand Canyon4 Sun City1
Green Valley5 sun city west2
Huachuca City2 Surprise7
Indian Wells1 Tempe92
Kaibeto1 Thatcher1
Kearny1 Tolleson1
Kingman1 Tuba City1
Lake Havasu City3 Tubac1
Lakeside-Pinetop4 Tucson314
Marana1 Vail1
Marble Falls1 Wickenburg3
Maricopa1 Willcox4
Mayer1 Williams1
McNeal1 Winslow1
Mesa76 Yarnell, Yavapai1
New River2 Yuma19
Info about Arizona, United States of America
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Introduction
The Copper State is home to the Grand Canyon; which is probably the reason you are visiting. But there are many other things to see and do in our fine state. We were the last continental state (Alaska & Hawaii joined in 1959) to join the union, only becoming a state in 1912. The vast majority of the population are clustered around the cities of Phoenix (the capital) and Tucson. The rest of the state is sparsely populated, but growing fast. Our weather sets us a part with mild Winters and HOT Summers, but without the humidity or hurricanes of the South-Eastern US.

Our sparse population provides great opportunities to enjoy the natural aspects of the state. From the Grand Canyon in the North West to the Painted Desert in the North East; From the forested highlands of the Central and Eastern side of the state to the desert landscape of the South West.

The state is dotted with archeological sites and points of historical interest. Because of our dry weather and very little rain fall many historical sites are well preserved. From pre-historic Native American sites to abandoned mines and ghost towns. Like the Casa Grande Ruins, Montezuma's Castle, the Territorial Prison in Yuma, and the town of Tombstone. Additionally there are many sites of geological interest; Grand Canyon, Meteor Crater, Petrified Forest, and Kartchner Caverns.

So if you are only in our state for a few days, by all means go see the Grand Canyon. But if you can, take some extra time to explore and enjoy the rest of the state.

Top Things to See and Do
Archaeological sites: Wupatki National Monument, Canyon de Chelly, Casa Grande Ruins, Montezuma's Castle, Montezuma's Well, Tuzigoot National Monument, Walnut Canyon National Monument, and many others.

Geological sites: Grand Canyon, Petrified Forest, Kartchner Caverns, ...

Cultural/Tourist sites: London Bridge, Hoover Dam, Kitt Peak National Observatory, Sonora Desert Museum, ...

Neighbor regions/States:
We are bordered by the states of California and Nevada on the West, Utah to the North, and New Mexico to the East. To the south is the country of Mexico

Who is coming? Just add your user name and basic info (date and places you will visit) about your trip here, maybe other members will invite you or meet up with you on the road. Use your profile to tell more about your plans. I have a friend from Argentina who wants to go to the Grand Canyon, Vegas, etc durning the last two weeks of June. Is there anyone else going on a roadtrip that she could tag along with. I think it'd be very expensive for her to try to do it by her self. If you're going, send me an email. My profile is northcarolina.

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Edited by: northcarolina on 13.06.2006 maplefanta on 26.05.2006 falconer on 05.06.2005 falconer on 04.06.2005
Last postings about Arizona United States of America from other users
 
garydunn wrote:

Grand Canyon


sarah wrote:

Clear blue skies and serene mountain views! Saguaro cactus! Beautiful star studded night skies and two nationally known observatories nearby. San Xavier Indian reservation and Spanish missions built in the late 1700's. Old western ghost towns and copper mines.One of the world's largest aviation museums. University of Arizona. Tucson Gem Show. Remains of 2000 year old Indian dwellings. Yummy real Mexican food! And, my membership entitles guests to tennis, swimming, fitness centers. Best of all, lounging on my patio in the sun or under the stars viewing the mountains and listening to birds and the sound of a cascading fountain.


tarynkong wrote:

Beautiful mountains, desert museum, rock-climbing, biking, and paragliding.


ginab wrote:

Hiking, canoeing or driving around Buffalo River National Park near our home.


debfromaz1 wrote:

Superstition Mtns., Rawhide, Mystery Castle



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