23 Things To Do in Tempe in the New Year
Fall is here, which means the perfect season to plan your uniquely Tempe adventures is upon us. Check out the top 23 things to do in Tempe, Arizona, that made our must-do list for 2023.
9 Reasons We’re Stoked about Summer in Tempe
It’s officially summer, and Tempe’s wide variety of cool pools, indoor adventures and the best deals of the year welcome visitors and locals all season long.
Bring your pet to these dog-friendly places in Tempe
Lucky for those who visit or live in Tempe, Arizona, there are plenty of restaurants, bars, and even shopping centers that are dog-friendly. Below is a list of just a few of our favorites that welcome our furry friends.
Day Trip from Tempe: Cave Creek
Take a day trip to discover scenic Cave Creek, a place that is within 45 minutes to an hour north of Tempe. It’s known for beautiful Sonoran Desert hiking trails, wide open spaces and spots that are reminiscent of the Wild West.
Day Trip From Tempe: Superior, Miami & Globe, Arizona
Take day trip from Tempe to the copper mining towns of Superior, Miami and Globe, Arizona. Then explore nearby Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park.
Day Trips from Tempe: Apache Trail Loop
It’s a Tuesday morning, which would normally be a work day. But not today; today we’re on vacation! Since we have two little ones under the age of three, we wanted to go somewhere close enough to Tempe that it wouldn’t be too exhausting for them, but also something far enough away that we got to […]
Day Trips from Tempe: Flagstaff and Bearizona
A fun family day trip from Tempe is to explore Flagstaff, Arizona and nearby Bearizona. The scenery is completely different, the temperatures are cooler than metro Phoenix and there’s lots to do in and around the city.
Day trips from Tempe: Florence, AZ
Visit St Anthony’s Greek Orthodox Monastery, just a one hour drive from Tempe, Arizona. St Anthony’s is a hidden treasure tucked away in the desert a few miles outside of Florence.
Day Trips from Tempe: Sedona
With only a two hour drive from Tempe to Sedona, it makes a great day trip. Sedona has a fun downtown with good restaurants, the hiking is incredible and the whole city looks like it should be on a postcard.
Experience Arizona on a Guided Tour
In Arizona, the possibilities for experiencing the great outdoors are unlimited. Arizona has an abundance of beautiful, scenic, interesting and just plain fun places for you to explore via many different modes. You can choose to see the sights on foot, mountain bike, ATV or river boat, in a jeep, van or hot air balloon. And what better way to enjoy your outdoor adventures than on a guided tour with a professional tour company.
Family friendly hikes in the Tempe and Phoenix area
Mild winter and spring temperatures in Tempe, and nearby Phoenix, make these seasons perfect for hitting trails with your kids. Check out a variety of family friendly hiking recommendations — suitable for toddlers to teens — in this trail guide.