Things to Do

There are so many places and things to see and do when on vacation in our area. Here we made a list of 10 of our favorite things to see and do for both adults and children, while enjoying your vacation. No particular order.

We have more trails than roads!

More trees than buildings!

More wildlife than people!

 

  1. Fishing

Woods Canyon Lake
20 miles west from cabin
Trout Fishing
Willow Springs Lake
15 miles west from the cabin
Trout & Bass Fishing
Black Canyon Lake
10 miles west from cabin
Trout & Catfish
Show Low Lake
30 miles east from the cabin
Walleye, Rainbow Trout, Largemouth Bass, Catfish

2. Hiking Trails

 

Some of the most beautiful scenery is on the Mogollon Rim. There are local walking trails in Heber and many on the mountain.

  • Rim Lake Vista Trail #622 – APACHE SITGRAVES FOREST: This easy trail follows the rim for three miles with some fine views between Rim and Mogollon Campgrounds, both off Forest Road 300; elevation is 7,500 feet. 
  • Chevelon Canyon –  COCONINO NATIONAL FOREST: An easy canyon hike in northern Arizona. This hike follows Chevelon creek from Chevelon Crossing upstream towards the dam. The distance from Chevelon Crossing to the dam is about 8 miles one way. This description is for five miles up and five miles back

 

3. Snow Sports

Located in the heart of Arizona’s magnificent White Mountains, Sunrise Park Resort is a recreational paradise offering a wide range of fun and excitement. In winter, our three mountains offer some of the finest skiing and snowboarding in the Western United States.

The 65 runs promise adventure for skiers or boarders of any level. There is also cross country ski trails, sledding and tubing area. During the Summer, we offer scenic lift rides, mountain biking, hiking, archery, disc golf, tubing slide, air bag jump, and boat rentals.

 

4. Horsback Riding

Ramey RanchRamey Ranch
Located across from Cabin at Bison Ranch.
Wayne Ramey
1-928-242-5062

 

Kohls Ranch Stables
286 W. Kohl Rd.
(928) 478-0030

 

5. Golf

 

Pine Meadows Country Club
2209 Country Club Dr.
Overgaard, AZ 85933
(928) 535-4220
Chaparrel Pines Golf Club
504 N. Club Dr.
(928) 472-1420
The Rim Golf Club
402 S. Clubhouse Rd.
(928) 472-1480

 

6. Casino

Mazatzal Casino
Highway 87
(928) 474-6044

 

7. Shopping & Restaurants

 

Bison Ranch Shopping
Located across the street from the cabin in Bison Ranch Ice Cream Parlor, Restaurant & Bar, and Fishing Pond

Local Businesses – Shop many local stores off 260 for local flair and country style.

Local Restaurants:

Junes Cafe – Best Breakfast in town!

Red Onion Burgers – Family Dining & Pool Hal with Bar

Mama Santina’s Bakery – Best Bakery around!  (cash only)

Mr. Earl’s Pizza Time

Casa Ramos – Great Mexican Cuisine!

Wild Women Saloon & Grill – Burgers & Lots More!

Dairy Queen & Subway too!

8. Biking

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Top cycling trails in Heber- Overgaard, AZ.

http://www.mapmyride.com/us/heber-overgaard-az/

 

9. Water Sports

 

Spend time at teh many lakes in teh area.  Rentals available for many lake toys including:

Boats

Kyak

Paddle Boards

 

 

10. Local Events

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Hash-knife Pony Express – February 8th, 2017

4th of July Festival –  July 1st, 2nd, & 3rd, 2017 More information to coming soon!

Open House at Chamber of Commerce – September 2nd, 2017

Oktoberfest Festival – September 16th and 17th, 2017

Trunk or Treat – October 28th, 2017

Winterfest Festival – November 25th, 2017