The Hidden Beach In Arizona With Clear Waters That Rival The Caribbean

Why jet overseas when we have a breathtaking tropical oasis right here in Arizona? Butcher Jones Recreation Site has pristine waters that rival the Caribbean, and it deserves a top spot on your summer bucket list. Check it out:

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Address: Fort McDowell, AZ 85264

To access the recreation site from Mesa, take State Highway 87 for 27 miles before turning right on Forest Road 204. Follow that for two miles until you see FR-166, on which you’ll turn left. Keep going for two more miles until arrival.

For more information, visit the park’s website.

Have you ever been to Butcher Jones Recreation Site? What’s your favorite hidden beach in Arizona? Here are some of ours: The Hidden Beaches Road Trip That Will Show You Arizona Like Never Before.