Things to Do

Experience Central Arizona Like Never Before

Welcome to the heart of Arizona and access to amazing outdoor adventure.

CAAR is located in the heart of the world's largest Ponderosa Pine Forest surrounded by dozens of recreational activities. Live and experience the blissfulness of an afternoon hike, a weekend at the lake, or a camping trip at the top of the Mogollon Rim.    

Experience adventures, activities, special events, diversity, history and culture of this amazing part of Arizona. From 2,000 feet above sea level through the grand saguaros to the amazingly beautiful ponderosa pine forest sitting at 8,000 feet above sea level, to the north and every place in between, Central Arizona has it all.

See all area attractions and experiences in the links below. 

Mogollon Rim

Stand atop a 2,000 ft drop over the Mogollon Rim.


Beautiful dispersed and campground camping locations.

Star Gazing

Experience a night cuddled up, watching the stars.


Culture and history are staples of Central Arizona.

Hiking Trails

Experience a dozen of hiking trails for  the avid hiker and the nature lover.


Take a day to experience the incredible wildlife in Rim Country


Experience hunting like never before in the heart of Arizona. 

Other Things to Do

There are so many adventures to be had in Central Arizona. Find them here!


Fish one of the many lakes scattered around Rim Country.

Tonto Natural Bridge

One of the world's largest travertine bridge is ready to be explored!


Experience views from Roosevelt Lake to the Mogollon Rim.