Things to do in Show Low with kids

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Show Low
Year-round camping, fishing, picnicking, boating and wildlife viewing opportunities make Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area a very popular place. This 800-acre, cool, country recreation area with a 150-acre lake offers history, too.
Fort Apache
Within this beautiful and historic park are ruins, prehistoric petroglyphs, an old military cemetery, the Apache Culture Center, and a recreated Apache Village showing life in this historic period.
Greer
The storied past of a famous Western writer and his artist son springs to life at Butterfly Lodge Museum. Nestled on a knoll among towering pines near a spring that trickles to the Little Colorado River we're a destination not to be overlooked! Liste...
St Johns
Created as an irrigation reservoir by damming the Little Colorado River, this 1,200-acre park encompasses the shoreline of a 1,500-acre reservoir at an elevation of 6,000 feet. It is fed by snowmelt from the slopes of Mount Baldy and Escudilla Mounta...
Holbrook
With one of the worlds largest and most colorful concentrations of petrified wood, multi-hued badlands of the Painted Desert, historic structures, archeological sites, and displays of 225 million year old fossils, this is a surprising land of scenic ...
Winslow
In the high grassland of 14th century northern Arizona, an ancient people found a home along the Little Colorado River. These people, the Hisat'sinom (known to archaeologists as the Anasazi), paused in their migrations to till the rich flood plain an...
Winslow
Located in Northern Arizona, a visit to the Meteor Crater Visitor Center provides you with an enjoyable educational experience in well maintained, modern facilities, which are kept spotlessly clean. Come to Meteor Crater and Experience the Impact!
Payson
Tucked away in a tiny valley surrounded by a forest of pine trees, Tonto Natural Bridge has been in the making for thousands of years. It is believed to be the largest natural travertine bridge in the world. The bridge stands 183 feet high over a 400...
Apache RV Park
(84 Miles)
Cruzville
Apache Recreational Vehicle Park is located in western New Mexico, USA, on the shortest (and most scenic) route between Albuquerque and Phoenix or Tucson. Surrounded by national forests on all sides, Apache RV Park is a natural "base camp" to explor...
Superior
Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park is the place to discover the intricate beauty and many faces of Arizona's oldest and largest botanical garden. Featured are plants from the world's deserts, towering trees, captivating cacti, sheer mountain cliffs,...
Apache Junction
The park is located 5 mi. north of Apache Junction, off of AZ 88 (the old Apache Trail), at the base of the Superstition Mountains.
Goldfield
Come and visit Goldfield Ghost Town today! Walk down Main Street, explore the many shops and historic buildings. Tour the historic Mammoth Gold Mine and visit the Goldfield Museum. Pan for gold then take a ride on Arizona's only narrow gauge train. ...
Munds Park RV
(103 Miles)
Munds Park
Munds Park RV Resort is a 370 space RV Park and campground immediately adjacent to the Coconino National Forest, located 14 miles South of Flagstaff, Arizona in the cool pines of Munds Park.
Safford
After a long day of driving or hiking, the natural hot springs at Roper Lake are not only inviting, they're invigorating! Roper Lake State Park provides a great place to spend a few days or just a few hours. Desert vegetation, a peaceful lake and a v...
Camp Verde
Spend a few hours and discover the incredible legacy of an ancient people. Montezuma Castle National Monument.
Sedona
Looking for Sedona, Arizona RV Parks and Campgrounds, Resorts or Accommodations that is open all year? We are here to provide you accommodation where you can have an incredible Sedona experience!
Sedona
An entertaining evening of astronomy under the canopy of Sedona’s brilliant starry sky.
Sedona Trolley Tour
(1)
(107 Miles)
Sedona
Daily Scheduled Tours to All of the Best Places in Sedona!
Sedona
If you’re looking to see Sedona like never before, let us guide you to new heights and widen your perspective to the most beautiful views in the southwest.
Sedona
From MILD to WILD! Sedona Off Road Adventures offers scenic tours, magnificent sunset tours and the exclusive world-renowned Jeep Eater and Cliff Hanger tours.
A Day In The West
(1)
(107 Miles)
Sedona
At A Day in the West we offer a wide variety of tours, including: Jeep Tours, Horseback Rides, Jeep / Helicopter Combination, Jeep / Spa Combination, and Jeep / Winery Combination Tours.
Tonto National Forest
We invite you to spend the day tubing down the beautiful Salt River rapids in beautiful Tonto National Forrest near Mesa, Arizona. Children must be over 8 years old or four feet tall.
Sedona
A fun and thrilling experience to see Sedona from a completely different and unique viewpoint!
Sedona
Sedona's premiere helicopter tour company. Established in 1985 AHA is the oldest, most experienced tour operator in Sedona. Quality and customer service is our specialty!
Sedona
Discover one of our planet's most awesome spectacles with our seasoned nature guides. Spot for wildlife such as: Elk, Big Horn Sheep, Desert Pronghorn, Bald Eagles and the rare and endangered California Condor. Travel in total comfort as you...
Over The Edge
(109 Miles)
Sedona
Over the Edge Sedona, your one-stop bike shop offering the best in rentals, sales, service, and fun.
Sedona
Slide Rock State Park, originally the Pendley Homestead, is a 43-acre historical apple farm located in Oak Creek Canyon. Frank L. Pendley, having arrived in the canyon in 1907, formally acquired the land under the Homestead Act in 1910. Due to his pi...
Sedona
The Red Rock State Park property was acquired by the Arizona State Parks Board in 1986 and the park was opened to the public in 1991. The park's 286 acres were originally part of the Smoke Trail Ranch, owned by Jack and Helen Frye. Arizona's famous O...
Tortilla Flat
Nestled in the heart of the Superstition Mountains lies spectacular Canyon Lake, home of the Dolly Steamboat.
Camp Verde
Experience Out Of Africa Wildlife Park Arizona's Best Wildlife Theme Park.See hundreds of animals from all over the world! Lions, Tigers, Giraffe, Rhinoceros, Black Bear, Camel, Ostrich, Cobras, Zebra, Exotic Birds, Tortoise, Wildebeest, Jaguar, Leop...
Flagstaff
Built in 1904 for two Riordan families, the Mansion is an impressive reminder of gracious living in a small, territorial logging town. The historic building is an Arizona treasure - a remarkable example of Arts and Crafts style architecture featuring...
Flagstaff
Located just one mile west of historic downtown Flagstaff, Arizona, Lowell's scenic Mars Hill campus is the site of our 6500-square foot Steele Visitor Center. We offer daytime guided tours at 15 minutes past the hour from 9:15 AM through 4:15 PM, an...
Florence
The history of the park's building provides visitors with a look into the past. The building represents a transition between Sonoran and Anglo-American architecture with its wood-shingled pitched roof surmounting traditional adobe brick walls. Like m...
Alltel Ice Den
(114 Miles)
Scottsdale
Bundle up and enjoy the crisp 53° ice rinks during one of the great public skating sessions! Public skating is a healthy and exciting activity the whole family can enjoy and with convenient sessions scheduled throughout the week, theres always a goo...
AZ on the Rocks
(115 Miles)
Scottsdale
Modern indoor climbing experience with extensive range of routes. Parents can attend a short friendly tuition session to learn to belay the ropes, they can then suprvise and support their own child as they explore vertically, up to some 30ft!
Scottsdale
Rescues, rehabilitates, and releases injured, displaced, and orphaned wildlife such as black bears, mountain lions, and Mexican gray wolves. Tours must be pre booked.
Flagstaff
Visitors to MNA can view exhibits relating to the Museum's four main disciplines: anthropology, biology, geology, and fine art. The Museum has permanent exhibitsin five galleries and changing exhibits in three additional galleries.
Duncan
Nine Rail Ranch is a family ranch with a small newly constructed RV camp. The camp is owned and operated by Clyde and Roseffie McBride with the help of their daughter Gail and her husband Darrell Hackney. This RV park is still a work in process but w...
Cottonwood
Nestled along the Verde River, the Rio Verde RV Park is located just one mile north of Cottonwood, Arizona and 15 minutes south of the breathtaking red rock mountains of Sedona.
Fiddlesticks
(116 Miles)
Scottsdale
Come out and play! This 20-acre complex for family recreation includes Go-Karts, Batting Cages, Miniature Golf, Bumper Boats, Driving Range and a Video Arcade! Rookie Go-Karts, Dragon Kiddie Ride and Miner Mike Roller Coaster are designed especial...
Scottsdale
Amazing indoor rainforest environment with walk through enclosures, freshwater aquariums, terrific ant farm and Honey Bee Extravaganza.
Crackerjax
(117 Miles)
Scottsdale
CrackerJax is Arizona's largest Family Fun & Sports Park with over 27 acres of excitement! One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Arizona
Freestone Park
(117 Miles)
Gilbert
Within the park are bright, varied playground areas for multiple age groups beside the lakes; batting cages, basketball courts and sand volleyball pits; miniature train; tennis courts; cycle paths; picnic ramadas and the Freestone Skatepark!
AZ AirTime
(117 Miles)
Scottsdale
Enormous trampolining facility with angled walls, basketball hoops and dodgeball as well as a large foam play pit.
Mesa
Enjoy Go-Karts, Laser Tag, Miniature Golf, kiddie rides, bowling Interactive Redemption and Video Games and much much more with an all you can eat family buffet!
Dead Horse Ranch
(118 Miles)
Cottonwood
Despite its distinctive name, Dead Horse Ranch is situated amidst an abundance of life along the Verde River. A six-mile reach of the river is known as the Verde River Greenway. Its unique ecosystem, the Cottonwood / Willow riparian gallery forest, ...
Mesa
A place where dinosaurs come back to life though fun and educational exhibits, as well as a great inside into our planet.
Mesa
As a semi-permanent art activity space for visitors, ages 5 and older, ArtZone is a great place to relax and explore art fundamentals. Emphasizing the elements of basic art, activities are open-ended and include drawing, building and reading for the ...
Gilbert
Baby classes - starting at 4 months.Toddler classes - up to 3 years.Pre K Gym classes - 3 to 6 years. Dance (Tap, Ballet, Hip Hop) - 2 years to 12 years. Sports Skills - 3 years to 12 years. Gymnastics - 3 years to 12 years. Birthday Parties.
Scottsdale
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park, located in the heart of Scottsdale, Arizona, is the most unique park of its kind in the country. Take a ride on the Paradise and Pacific Railroad and antique carousel. Visit a variety of shops and museum or play in ...

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Show Low with kids

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Petrified Forrest National Park

(46 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Holbrook

2

Fort Apache Historic Park

(32 Miles) Historical Attractions in Fort Apache

3

Butterfly Lodge Museum

(37 Miles) Museums in Greer

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Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Park

(3 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Show Low

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Lyman lake State Park

(42 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in St Johns

Fun places to visit in Show Low with kids

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