These 8 Water Hikes In Arizona Will Keep You Cool This Summer
Hiking out in the Arizona wilderness is certainly a fun activity but there’s nothing more refreshing than dipping your toes into a cool creek or lake right afterwards. If that’s the sort of hiking experience you’re looking for, check out our suggestions for great places in Arizona that would be perfect for a water hike.
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Those places were pretty amazing, don’t you think? Just don’t forget to obtain your park use permit and to leave no trace when you visit these natural areas. If you want some more hiking options, be sure to check out our article on Arizona trails that will lead you to some incredible places.
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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