These 6 Waterfall Swimming Holes In Arizona Are Perfect For A Summer Day

Nothing beats a cool dip in the middle of summer. Add in a waterfall nearby and your visit gets even better. Check out some of these great swimming holes in Arizona that feature picturesque waterfalls.

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6. Water Wheel

This little spot is just south of the fork of the Ellison Creek and the East Verde River. The hike here is extremely short and not that difficult but sometimes you don’t need to work that hard to see something amazing.

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Those were pretty amazing! When visiting, don’t forget to respect the area and practice the pack it in, pack it out principles.

If waterfalls aren’t your thing for some reason, you might instead want to check out these fantastic waterfront trails across Arizona.