- Our list of the best things to do in Cottonwood, Arizona, features the top 126 nearby activities — including 70 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Cottonwood, AZ has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Food & Drink, Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, and Adventures.
- The results below include the top 24 things to do within the city of Cottonwood, AZ , followed by 102 popular activities in nearby cities, including Sedona, Jerome, Camp Verde, Prescott Valley, Cornville and Prescott
96% 6192 votes
Walnut Canyon Rd #3, Flagstaff, AZ 86004 MoreLess Info
For reaching the Walnut Canyon National Monument's bottom 350 feet down, the traveler can take the trails. This area was populated by the Sinagua Indians, until the middle of the 13th century, when they mysteriously disappeared.
Inhabited by the Anasazi and the Sinagua tribes, the Wupatki National Monument covers 35,000 acres and has many Native American ruins scattered across it. The largest ruin has over 100 rooms and is thought to have been a ball court.
96% 597 votes
off Hwy 87, just 10 miles north of Payson, Payson, AZ 85547 MoreLess Info
Tonto Natural Bridge State Park has what is believed to be the largest travertine bridge in the world, with a height of 183 feet, length of 400 feet and width of 150 feet. Trails lead on the top of the bridge. There are also some picnic areas.
90% 4796 votes
U.S 89 to Sunset Crater - Wupatki Loop road, Flagstaff, AZ 86004 MoreLess Info
Created by a volcanic eruption approximately 900 years ago, the Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument has scenic trails through the lava flows. There is plenty of wildlife to be spotted in here.
87% 87 votes
P.O. Box 2037, Prescott, AZ 86302 MoreLess Info
Rodeo lovers from around the world attend Prescott Frontier Days, the World's Oldest Rodeo. This annual event includes bullriding, bucking broncos, rodeo clowning, barrel racing, hog tying and sheep herding competitions.
A Haunting Experience Tours run every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night through the classic Old West city. The tour begins in the downtown's haunted hotel and ends at the historic saloon over roughly a two hour period.