Travel & Adventure

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Save the Dells

Save the Dells

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 ago.

What will our town become if there are hundreds of homes, miles of new roads, and a huge resort in the heart of the Dells? That’s a question that keeps me up at night. It’s why I volunteer full-time for Save the Dells.

Spectacular Red Rock Crossing offers cool respite from heat

Spectacular Red Rock Crossing offers cool respite from heat

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 ban swimming in all the surrounding lakes?

Live local horse racing is back on track

Live local horse racing is back on track

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 Weekend, with horse racing continuing there through Labor Day Weekend. If you’re looking for something unusual to do this summer, you might not realize that a trip to the track offers something for all ages. Special events and promotions are planned every weekend.

Annual Fun Run promises Route 66 nostalgia

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

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...

Seeing the World and LOVING It

Seeing the World and LOVING It

Prescott woman shares the joy of traveling—and offers her best tips for embracing the adventure By Molly Fernow I love stepping off a plane, feeling a slight breeze and smelling the new scent of a foreign country.  No matter where I have been I have had this...