Just 2 Hours From Phoenix, The Small Town Of Jerome Is Perfect For An Arizona Day Trip
Day trips are perfect for when you need a change of scenery but don’t have the time to take a full-blown vacation. One of the best day trips in Arizona is Jerome, a former copper mining boomtown situated on a hilltop overlooking the Verde Valley. Between its rich history, supposed hauntings, and plethora of charming shops, restaurants, and other attractions, it’s perfect for a quick visit.
Have you ever been to Jerome? If so, what’s your favorite thing about the town? Tell us in the comments! Don’t forget to check out our previous article for more epic day trips in Arizona.
Address: Jerome, AZ 86331, USA
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Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.