Here Are 14 Things You Have To Do On Arizona’s West Coast

A large expanse of rural desert, rugged mountains, and surprising marshes, Western Arizona is an area that perfectly illustrates the stark contrasts you’ll see in our state. The western border is defined by the mighty Colorado River and its banks—making this our west and only coast—yet it often goes ignored for more active areas around the state.

Today we’re going to give western Arizona some love by highlighting some of the best things to see and do in this area of the state. Who knows? Some of the activities may surprise you.

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:

Looking for other areas to travel to in the state? We suggest checking out our list of essential tours that every Arizonan should take at least once.