While the most of the country deals with blizzards, bitter cold, and the general all-around despair that comes with Winter, we at Scottsdale Park Suites in Arizona breeze through the season in paradise. Scottsdale, Arizona experiences Winter with average temps in the mid 60’s and low 70’s. For example; on January 8th the high was 73 degrees! Here’s a list of our Top 5 things to do in Scottsdale during the winter.
#1. Spring Training
Arizona hosts the Cactus League Spring Training in February and March. The streets are filled with MLB fans from all around! With Scottsdale Stadium, Sloan Park and Salt River Fields minutes from Scottsdale Park Suites we make the perfect home base for any San Francisco Giant, Chicago Cubs, Colorado Rockies fan!
#2. Go Golf!
Many will argue this is the best time of year for America’s favorite leisure sport, and we agree! What better way to experience it than at Continental Golf?! Your stay at Scottsdale Park Suites comes with a complimentary round of golf! Be sure you check out upcoming tournaments such as the Waste Management on January 27th! Open Read more here!
#3. Go for a Hike!
There are many beautiful hiking trails near Scottsdale Park Suites and the lower temps allow for a more enjoyable hiking experience underneath the desert sun. Check out The Hole in the Rock for an easy, kid-friendly hike to start your day!
#4. The Greenbelt
Scottsdale Park Suites is situated on the Indian Bend Was Greenbelt that spans 11 miles of green spaces. Described as an oasis or parks, lakes, paths and golf courses, this is an outdoor adventurers dream! Learn more and view an interactive map of the Greenbelt.
#5. The Oldtown Artwalk
An extended stay at Scottsdale Park Suites wouldn’t be complete without a experiencing the Oldtown Artwalk! Every Thursday from 7:00pm – 9:00pm galleries open their doors to the public and display their art of the Southwest. Local and traveling artists also display their art, and offer life demonstrations in unique crafts such as sculpting.
There’s plenty more to do here in Scottsdale, Arizona, but these are our favorites! Already breezed through this list? Check out, OdySea in the Desert, Four Peaks Brewery, or the new Medieval Times for more fun!