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Adventurous Outdoor Activities at Salt River

Escape to Adventure

Salt River is a true haven for those who seek adventure. With stunning mountain views and breathtaking surroundings, Salt River provides the perfect backdrop for a range of recreational activities that will invigorate both body and soul. The crisp, clean air and breathtaking scenery are a welcome respite from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Outdoor Activities

  • Popstroke


    EAT. PUTT. DRINK.Now open! Offering a unique, family-friendly golf and casual outdoor dining experience. PopStroke features two 18-hole putting courses designed by Tiger Woods and TGR Design! PopStroke is not putt-putt, it’s not just mini-golf…it is a fantastic outdoor experience for people of all ages – With an outdoor dining…

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  • Talking Stick Golf Club

    Talking Stick Golf Club

    Recognized as a top public golf course by Golfweek magazine, Talking Stick Golf Club, boasts the largest public practice facility in the valley to ensure you have the best opportunities to warm-up and practice your swing. Soft rolling landscape and breathtaking surroundings await you on the O’odham and Piipaash courses,…

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  • Butterfly Wonderland

    Butterfly Wonderland

    Butterfly Wonderland is the largest indoor butterfly conservatory in America and should certainly top your indoor family fun list of “Things to do in Arizona”. This amazing, state-of-the art facility includes a magnificent glass atrium that provides the ideal tropical rainforest habitat where thousands of butterflies from around the world…

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  • Topgolf


    Topgolf is where the competition of sport meets your favorite local hangout! Stop by for casual fun or to celebrate birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, corporate events, date night, or whatever your heart desires! You can challenge your friends and family to addictive point-scoring golf games that anyone can play. Score…

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  • Salt River Fields at Talking Stick

    Salt River Fields at Talking Stick

    “TWO TRIBES, TWO TEAMS, ONE HOME!” Proud to be the spring training home of the Arizona Diamondbacks and Colorado Rockies, Salt River Fields at Talking Stick raises the bar for major league baseball spring training. Not only is the facility surrounded by some of the most beautiful mountain views in…

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Outdoor Recreation

Desert Belle Cruises

Originally launched in 1964, the Desert Belle has been cruising the waters of Saguaro Lake for over fifty years. Relax in air-conditioned comfort on one of her 90 minute narrated cruises and see exotic Arizona wildlife, towering canyon walls and dramatic desert vistas. This is the perfect spot for both Arizona residents and out-of-town guests. Private charters are also available for an unforgettable wedding, birthday, anniversary or office party. Whatever you choose, The Desert Belle is a unique way to enjoy all the beauty that Arizona has to offer. Visit or call 480-984-2425.

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Desert Dog Offroad Adventures

Desert Dog Offroad Adventures has been creating lasting memories for over 25 years. From our U Drive Sand Buggy Adventures, to our Trail Rated Guided Jeep and Bronco Tours we have a desert adventure for you! Desert Dog Offroad Adventures has been proudly serving the Scottsdale/Phoenix area and looks forward to exploring the Sonoran Desert with you. Visit or call 480-837-3966.
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Outdoor Recreation

Wild Bunch Desert Guides

Based in Scottsdale, Wild Bunch specializes in private, customized mountain biking and/or hiking adventure tours while exploring the most spectacular areas of the Sonoran Desert. The super-fun, extremely knowledgeable team of adventure tour operators is made up of highly experienced, certified adventure guides, sharing strong passions for outdoor exploration and guest safety and satisfaction. For booking information, visit call 602-663-0842.

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USS Arizona Memorial Gardens at Salt River