Northern Arizona offers a rich landscape of unique attractions, parks and museums that the entire family can enjoy. From the best preserved meteorite impact site to a wildlife drive thru park with bears, Northern Arizona is must-see region of the Grand Canyon State.
Let us help you plan your Arizona Vacation with these TOP 10 things to do in Northern Arizona and create the most memorable experiences with friends and family.
This Wildlife Park in Williams allows visitors to drive into the wilderness and witness herd and pack life from the safety and comfort of a private vehicle. From adorable bear cubs to High Country Raptors, this is a must do adventure! 928-635-2289 or www.bearizona.com
Visit the world’s best preserved meteorite impact site at Meteor Crater just minutes from Interstate 40 near Winslow. The Visitor center offers guided tours, an Interactive Discovery Center, Gift Shop, Theater and more. 928-289-2362 or www.meteorcrater.com
Peer through the telescope that Percival Lowell used to sketch Mars or the telescope that helped Clyde Tombaugh discover Pluto. Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff offers guided tours, telescope viewings and more. 928-233-3211 or www.lowell.edu
One of the great regional museums of our world showcasing Native cultures, natural sciences, and fine arts. With its nine exhibit galleries, four annual Heritage Festivals, outdoor adventures, and onsite Museum Shops, MNA evokes the very spirit of the Colorado Plateau. 928-774-5213 or www.musnaz.org
12 miles wide. One mile deep. Hike the Bright Angel trail, shop for Native American jewelry, enjoy a hot cocoa at El Tovar, and float along the Colorado River. Whether you are seeking adventure or solitude, The South Rim at the Grand Canyon has it all. 928-638-7888
Whether it is through preservation of the still existing historic buildings and vintage signs, or the cruising experience overall, we love to be connected to our love of the road. Visit the towns of Williams, Flagstaff, Winslow and Kingman for a trip back in time. www.experiencewilliams.com
Boasting the best views of the vast San Francisco Peaks volcanic field and beyond, the skiing is spectacular at the Arizona Snow Bowl. Equipment rentals and lodging are available. 928-779-1951
The Skywalk, managed by the Hualapai Tribe, consists of a horseshoe shaped steel frame with glass floor and sides that projects about 70 feet (21 m) from the canyon rim. Tours also include other points of interest and unique canyon views. 928-769-2636
The crown jewel of dams of its day and a proud Arizona Landmark, the Hoover Dam vaults up from the floor of the Black Canyon between Arizona and Nevada. A colossal feat of man, the dam is located at the bottom of Lake Mead. 702-494-2517
The Petrified Forest has plant and animal fossils going back over 200 million years. Some petrified logs found in the park measure over 190 feet! 928-524-6228
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