Where is Cave Creek, AZ?
Cave Creek is nestled in the Sonoran Desert, in the center of arid, starkly stunning Arizona
. This little burg provides easy access to the urban likes of Phoenix
, 32 miles south, while still offering guests the opportunity to experience the natural beauty of this desert state.
Things to Do in Cave Creek
Revel in Cave Creek's small-town vibe, maintained by a focus on locally-owned businesses. Check out southwestern studios and galleries, visit a rodeo, and attend festivals celebrating everything from July 4th and Halloween to chocolate and wine. Cave Creek also has an upscale side with fine dining establishments and small resorts, such as Rancho Mañana Golf Course, which offers 18 holes and a full-length driving range on a gorgeous high-desert course.
Cave Creek Regional Park boasts a year-round bounty of desert flora, including diverse cacti, brilliant desert flowers, and a variety of berry bushes. Explore the rugged topography by horseback on the equestrian trails, or break out the mountain bikes if you crave a little more speed! For a slower excursion, hike through Desert Awareness Park, removed from the din of modern progress, and enjoy barbecue and picnic spots and a playground for kids.
Come immerse yourself in the spirit of the desert and book your Cave Creek vacation home today.
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