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Visiting Northern Arizona

It’s no secret that Northern Arizona is home to our favorite Wonder of the World, the Grand Canyon, but did you know how much more you can see during your trip? Whether you’re planning a last minute road trip before school starts pack or want to adventure outdoors, we have some of the most beautiful places in the US right here!


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Flagstaff is dubbed the Gateway to the Grand Canyon, as you venture off interstates from different directions to head for the Grand Canyon. There is so much to see and do in Flagstaff! Visit iconic Route 66 landmarks and take a step back in time with vintage art and 50’s feel!

Add the Museum of Northern Arizona to your Flagstaff bucket list to see exhibits from the vibrant cultures of northern Arizona, from prehistoric Ancestral Puebloans to contemporary Hopi, Navajo, and Zuni peoples. Many different exhibits are at the forefront throughout the year, so make sure to check out their website to find what sparks adventure in you!

Did you know that Pluto was discovered right in Flagstaff? The Lowell Observatory is where Pluto was found and you can even see from the telescopes themselves! They offer a variety of packages, including stargazing, using historic and modern telescopes, and shops for souvenirs!

Don’t forget when you’re booking your stay with us, speak to our local Adventure Specialists for extra tips of where to explore, eat, and play! Once you’ve arrived at the Grand Canyon, Grand Canyon Rentals Adventures is here to make your trip smooth and so much fun. Check out our Polaris UTV Rentals and Camping Gear Packages, then stop by our storefront located in Grand Canyon Village. We can’t wait to welcome you to the Grand Canyon!