Travel & Adventure

Sometimes you have to get out of town.

Pickin’ in the Pines Festival is just the right vibe

By Joanna Dodder Nellans If Goldilocks is a bluegrass and acoustic music fan, she surely would choose the annual Pickin’ in the Pines Bluegrass & Acoustic Music Festival in Flagstaff. The comparison may sound trite, but Pickin’ in the Pines truly has evolved into...

Save the Dells

Continuing the Work of Prescott’s Brave Women … Preserving the Spaces that Define Us By Amber Fields The Granite Dells. They’re one of the things that really define Prescott; a wild and free landscape like our city’s grandmothers found when they came here a century...

Spectacular Red Rock Crossing offers cool respite from heat

By Joanna Dodder Nellans About the time that June’s scorching sunrays hit Prescott each year, locals are longing for a plunge into nature’s cool waters. But what to do, since the creeks are too low and officials from the City of Prescott and Prescott National Forest...

Live local horse racing is back on track

By Joanna Dodder Nellans With horses once again galloping around the oval track in the northeast PV grasslands, the century-old tradition of horse racing has returned to the Prescott area after a nine-year hiatus. Arizona Downs opened its doors on Memorial Day...

Annual Fun Run promises Route 66 nostalgia

The 32nd annual Fun Run starts in Seligman Friday, May 3 and winds 140 miles to the Colorado River by Sunday, May 5. It’s the longest remaining continuous stretch of Old Route 66, and travelers are sure to feel a blast from the past at every stop.“We get people from all over the world,” relates the “Angel of Route 66,” Angel Delgadillo. “They know the American Dream is alive and well.”

Home Away from Home

The Prescott Residence Inn by Marriott offers perks for long-term guests By Margo Christensen, Ponderosa Hotel Management Services, LLC Although the majority of Prescott Woman magazine’s readers are area residents who may not have the need for a local hotel, many of...