Escape To These 10 Hidden Oases In Arizona To Find Peace And Quiet
If your week has had more downs than ups, you might be in need of a quick retreat from whatever may be stressing you at work, home, or school. For many people, a walk through nature is just the mental medicine they need to recharge and feel ready to tackle another day. Let’s take a look at a few places around Arizona that offer quiet areas for meditation, hiking, or other ways of mellowing out in our state’s natural beauty.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
I don’t know about you but sometimes just looking at pictures of nature can feel relaxing! Do you have another place that you enjoy visiting for a quiet time away from everyday life? Feel free to share a favorite spot with us.
Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at [email protected]
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