Get in Touch
Thanks for contacting us! We'll respond as soon as possible.
 
 

Suggested Articles

 
 
 
Subscribe Pin with Us
 

Arizona

Arizona is home to the jaw-dropping Grand Canyon,  crazy desert wildlife, and very hot summers.

D

Arizona

http://az.gov/
  • Capital Phoenix
  • Largest City Phoenix
  • Population 6,626,624
  • State Bird Cactus Wren
  • State Song Arizona
  • State Flower Saguaro Cactus Blossom
  • State Motto Ditat Deus
  • Median Income $49,254
  • Nickname The Grand Canyon State
Here’s Why Saguaros Are the Coolest Cacti

Arizona

Here’s Why Saguaros Are the Coolest Cacti

If you don’t already have a favorite cactus… you’re about to! #1. The Saguaro Cactus is only found in the Sonoran Desert. This one is about 30 feet tall. They aren’t exactly what you’d call dainty… #2 They’re the largest cactus in the United States! They can eventually grow to be between 40 and 60

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedApr 25, 2016
5 Reasons You Absolutely Must See Coconino National Forest

Arizona

5 Reasons You Absolutely Must See Coconino National Forest

#1 Coconino National Forest is one of six national forests in Arizona. 2008 marked the 100th anniversary of the proclamation that consolidated the Grand Canyon National Forest south and east of the Colorado River, parts of Tonto National Forest and Black Mesa, and San Francisco Mountains National Forest. into Coconino National Forest. All in all,

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedJun 8, 2016
5 Interesting Facts About This Unexplained Ruin in Arizona

Arizona

5 Interesting Facts About This Unexplained Ruin in Arizona

#1 Casa Grande has been around since about 1350 C.E. Archaeologists believe that ancient Sonoran Desert people are the ones who should receive credit for building Casa Grande. Aside from building Casa Grande, these innovative people also developed wide scale irrigation farming and maintained expensive trade connections. These ancient people thrived for about 1000 years,

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedJul 15, 2016
10 Facts About Fort Verde State Historic Park

Arizona

10 Facts About Fort Verde State Historic Park

#1. This fort was used as a base for General Crook’s U.S. Army scouts and soldiers. Between the 1870’s and the 1880’s, many men called this fort home. #2 This Park is the best preserved example of a fort that was used during the Indian Wars. This is the place to visit if you want

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedMay 10, 2016
12 Tips For Keeping Cool in the Scorching Arizona Heat

Arizona

12 Tips For Keeping Cool in the Scorching Arizona Heat

Anyone who lives in Arizona or has ever visited knows that the heat here is nothing to mess around with. When summer is stretching on, temperatures are topping 100 degrees, and you feel like you might melt if you don’t get cool, try out these tips to get you through! Make sure your house is

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedJun 22, 2016
You May Be Surprised to Learn These 5 Famous People Are From Arizona

Arizona

You May Be Surprised to Learn These 5 Famous People Are From Arizona

Everyone knows that Arizona is home to the Grand Canyon, but you might not know that these 5 famous people call Arizona home, too! Though they all may not have been born in this great state, they moved there early on, and established successful lives there! #1 David Spade This funny guy, born in 1965, totally

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedAug 1, 2016
10 of the Coolest Facts About The Grand Canyon

Arizona

10 of the Coolest Facts About The Grand Canyon

#1 The Grand Canyon reveals 40% of Earths history. The Grand Canyon contains the metamorphic rock Vishnu schist, and layers of sedimentary rock that date back to 1.75 billion years old — that’s nearly half the age of the Earth  (4.5 billion years old)! That means there are tons of fossils and tracks to help us learn

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedApr 11, 2016
10 Beautiful Pictures of the Vermilion Cliffs

Arizona

10 Beautiful Pictures of the Vermilion Cliffs

#1 Look at the Vermilion Cliffs! It’s a pretty fitting name, don’t you think? #2 There are so many hues of reds and oranges. They go together perfectly. #3 The red cliffs really pop against the bright blue sky. And the green plants, too! Gorgeous! #4 Here’s a pastel version. It’s equally as divine. #5

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedMay 26, 2016
4 Reasons This Unique Theme Park In Arizona Will Have You Feeling Like A Kid Again

Arizona

4 Reasons This Unique Theme Park In Arizona Will Have You Feeling Like A Kid Again

#1 Who doesn’t love a good theme park?  And not just any theme park, but one that transports you back to the days of your childhood — a glorious time where responsibilities were few and having fun was always your main priority. For anyone who remembers settling in front of the television to watch Fred Flintstone

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedJul 4, 2016
Here Are 10 Jaw Dropping Photos From Arizona To Get You Through Your Week.

Arizona

Here Are 10 Jaw Dropping Photos From Arizona To Get You Through Your Week.

If you’ve never been to Arizona before, you should prepare yourself now for some seriously awesome photos. If you live in Arizona, you might think that you’ve seen all the state has to offer. But, we bet that isn’t true. Take a ten minute break and enjoy these gorgeous photos that remind us why Arizona

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedAug 25, 2016
Top 8 Things To Do In Scottsdale

Arizona

Top 8 Things To Do In Scottsdale

#1 Visit Taliesin West Taliesin West was the home of architect Frank Lloyd Wright and now houses the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture. Wright closely oversaw the building of the home that overlooks Paradise Valley and the McDowell Range. His hope was to preserve a connection with the desert through using available materials. Many

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedApr 26, 2016
5 Reasons Why You Need To Spend the Night at Incredible Phantom Lodge

Arizona

5 Reasons Why You Need To Spend the Night at Incredible Phantom Lodge

#1 You can find Phantom Lodge at Phantom Ranch. Where is Phantom Ranch, you might ask? Well… *drumroll please!*  it’s at the bottom of the Grand Canyon! Seriously, could you possibly think of a cooler place to stay? If you’re looking for somewhere to stay below the rim of the canyon, this is a great

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedJun 9, 2016
5 Surprising Facts About This Place in Arizona That Doesn’t Quite Match It’s Name

Arizona

5 Surprising Facts About This Place in Arizona That Doesn’t Quite Match It’s Name

#1 Montezuma Castle’s name can be a little misleading. In fact, this ancient ruin near Campe Verde, Arizona doesn’t match up to any part of it’s name. European-Americans were the first to come across the ruins of this old settlement in the 1860’s. Like many structures they discovered, they readily credited it to the famous

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedJul 19, 2016
10 Reasons to Visit Picacho Peak State Park

Arizona

10 Reasons to Visit Picacho Peak State Park

#1 Picacho Peak State Park provides a stunning view if you’re driving along I-10. Scenic Sunday drive, here we come. #2 It’s impossible to not be impressed by the 1,500 foot peak. The closer you get, the bigger it seems. #3 People have been using the eye-catching peak as a landmark since prehistoric times! People

Cheyenne ReedCheyenne ReedMay 12, 2016
Here Are 5 Waterparks found in Arizona That Will Help Keep You Cool

Arizona

Here Are 5 Waterparks found in Arizona That Will Help Keep You Cool

There’s no denying the summer month’s in Arizona can be quite harsh. With temperatures reaching as high as 125° Fahrenheit, many search for different ways to beat the heat. Water parks are a widely popular destination as they offer all sorts of fun amenities for the whole family. Here are 5 of the best water parks

Aleksandr HeitAleksandr HeitJun 23, 2016