Arizona’s Recreation Destination

Enjoy fun outdoor activities:

  • 200+ miles of multi-use Trails for hiking, biking, nature walks
  • 60 miles of developed motorized trails
  • Cool, comfortable summer weather
  • Dark, clear skies, away from city lights.
  • Wildlife viewing everywhere
  • Bird watching with more than 100 species, and wide open views
  • 65 clear, clean, and cool lakes and streams for boating, kayaking, and fly and bait fishing
  • Big and small game hunting
  • Home to the highest number of champion-sized trees; many species are uniquely Arizonan.
  • Largest Ponderosa pine forest in the world.
  • Beautiful Golf Courses, public and private.

Pinetop-Lakeside’s beautiful days and starry nights are just a scenic drive away. Come visit us!

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Join us for the White Mountains Balloon Festival on Friday, October 12th and Saturday, October 13th, 2018 at the Mountain Meadow Recreation Complex
Enjoy a “Kick-off” Concert with the Bar-D Wranglers, a beer garden, a morning hot air balloon launch (weather permitting), an evening hot air balloon “Glow” and laser light show.

Other Attractions: Tether balloon rides, inflatables for kids and a lineup of some of the best food vendors that the Rim Country has to offer! As well as Live Music and plenty of retail booths for browsing and shopping.

Admission: Friday, October 12th Kick-off” Concert $10, Saturday, October 13th $5 or, $13 for BOTH days. Children 12 & under & Active Duty Military for BOTH days: FREE & FREE Parking

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