- The list below includes 189 free or cheap things to do in or near Phoenix, Arizona, including 71 different types of inexpensive activities like Sports Facilities/Fields, Colleges & Universities, Art Museum and Mountains.
- From Camelback Mountain to South Mountain Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Phoenix and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Tempe, Glendale, Mesa and Scottsdale.
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44000 N Spur Cross Road, Cave Creek, AZ 85331 MoreLess Info
Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area is 2,154 acres of rugged terrain that contains many challenging trails for hiking and mountain biking. The scenery includes wildflowers in spring and cacti year-round and with many archaeological ruins as well.
Consisting of six outdoor, multi-use fields, Earl Edgar Recreational Facility hosts youth baseball leagues and softball games at its facility. There is a walking track that circles the 23-acres of fields that visitors can jog on.
Situated on nearly three million acres, Tonto National Forest features ponderosa pines, several lakes and eight wilderness areas. The forest offers a trail system for hiking and biking, water access for fishing, swimming and boating, campsites and picnic areas.
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6533 West Phillips Road, Queen Creek, AZ 85142 MoreLess Info
San Tan Mountain Regional Park covers over 10,000 acres and has an elevation of over 2,500 feet. Besides the trails and the views outdoor, the visitor center has an educational exposition concerning the area and the wildlife found in it.
Schnepf Farms covers 5,000 acres and, besides the fruits and the vegetables shipped across the entire country, it is also the host of annual festivals, such as the Peach Festival – this is the largest organic peach farm in the state. The Farmhouse can be rented for special occasions.