San Carlos Lake Photo by Debbie Filleman Detherage
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San Carlos Recreation and Wildlife

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The San Carlos Apache Reservation is located in south-east Arizona and its 1.8 million acres comprise of seven biotic communities ranging from...
San Carlos Lake Photo by Debbie Filleman Detherage

Things to do in Graham County

Looking for something fun to do in Graham County? There are excting places and new adventures to have in the outdoors. With all that is available in Graham County, you are bound to find something that sparks your interest. Click a category below to learn more about it. Also share your experience with others by leaving a review.

Astronomy, Bird Watching, Camping, Day trips, Fishing, Golf, Hiking & Walking, Hot Springs/Mineral Baths, Lodging, Motorized Recreation, Mountain Biking, Museums/Heritage Resources, National Forests, Parks, Picnic, Recreational Areas, Rockhounding, Shooting/Hunting, Swiming, Tours, Water Recreation, Wilderness Areas,

Upcoming events

Cesar Chavez Day
Tue Mar 31 at 5pm
Heritage Days - Pima- Arizona
Fri Apr 10-11 at 7am
Coronado Varsity Triathlon-Grand Canyon Council Boy Scouts of America
Fri Apr 17 at 5pm
Coronado Varsity Triathlon-Grand Canyon Council Boy Scouts of America
Sat Apr 18 at 7am
Spring Sing: The Music of Living
Thu Apr 23-25 at 7:30pm
Spring Jazz Ensemble Concert
Wed Apr 29 at 7:30pm
Relay for Life
Fri May 1-2
Mariachi Pasion
Fri May 1 at 7pm
Mariachi Pasion
Fri May 1 at 7pm
Cinco de Mayo
Sat May 2 at 10am


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Gila Valley Hiking Club

Did you know the Gila Valley has a hiking club? Join the group on their next outdoor adventure. Bring a friend or the entire family. Document the trip by snaping a photo and posting it on the site for others to see.


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Graham County Chamber of Commerce

is located in Safford Arizona and the hub of activity in the region. A lot of people have a notion of what “Hometown America” is and that is exactly what you will experience when you walk the streets of downtown Safford, stroll through the town square, and visit with the people you meet on the street. As a matter of fact, it’s like that in all the Graham County communities – just plain friendly folks.

Foodies will find Dining in Graham County a treat. The Salsa Trail restaurants serve up some of the best Mexican food in Arizona with lots of dining options all through out the county.

With lots to choose from – rockhounding to astronomy, hiking to museums, bird watching to mountain biking, there is something for everyone. If you need help deciding or have questions, Contact Us with a call or an email. We’d be glad to help!


Mt. Graham International Observatory Tours

Mt. Graham International Observatory Tours

Starting mid May through October Discovery Park at Eastern Arizona College offers Mt. Graham International Observatory tours. The tours feature a 40 mile trip to the MGIO site near the summit of scenic Mt. Graham and focus on the mountain’s rich history, geology, and diversity of life. The cool mountain air and a delicious sack lunch at the U.S. Forest Service’s Columbine Visitor’s Center will energize you for the guided tour of the three Observatory facilities. The tour van leaves the campus at about 9:30 a.m. (must arrive by 9:00a.m.) and returns about 4:30 p.m. Lunch is included in the ticket price of $40 per person.

Contact the Discovery Park for reservations and further information at (928)428-6260 or visit their website.


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Arizona’s Salsa Trail®

is all about terrific Mexican food and down-home friendliness. Sprinkled through the small Graham County communities are a dozen Mexican restaurants, a family owned tortilla factory and a lady who grows chilies who have all joined together to make up the Salsa Trail®. In a world where change seems constant, the constant on the Salsa Trail is good food and consistency of service that spans decades. There is an annual SalsaFest every September where people compete for the title of best salsa! To learn more and find authentic salsa recipes visit Salsa Trail online.