- The list below includes 91 free or cheap things to do in or near Cave Creek, Arizona, including 74 different types of inexpensive activities like Horseback Riding, Hiking Trails, Parks and Arts & Crafts Classes.
- From Cave Creek Regional Park to Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Cave Creek and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Scottsdale, Peoria, Glendale and Fountain Hills.
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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.
Nicknamed 'The Heart of Arizona' and surrounded by Tonto National Forest, the Town of Payson offers visitors a wide variety of activities amongst its scenic beauty. It also hosts many yearly events and features the world's oldest continuous rodeo.
Both an indoor and open air museum, the Rim Country Museum boasts of replicated 19th century old buildings built from its original foundations while the Haught cabin was relocated to the area, plank by plank. Exhibits inside the museum include blacksmith's shop and a pioneer kitchen.
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700 S Green Valley Parkway, Payson, AZ 85541 MoreLess Info
Featuring two museums, The Rim Country Museum and The Zane Grey Cabin, Northern Gila County Historical Society showcases replicas of historical structures from the Wild West. The museums are non-profit and run by local volunteers.
Sundance Park & Dog Park consists of 30 acres that feature a playground, trails, sports fields, and areas for large and small dogs to run and play. It's also ideal for spending quality time having picnics with family and friends.
Down the Street Art Gallery is an art gallery that features artwork by Pam Fandrich, April Bower, Bob Gleason, Janice Hoyt, and Jeff Kuhns. The gallery displays acrylic paintings, oil paintings, and watercolors.
A one-acre canine recreation facility, Pocket Park For Pups offers separate grass fields for small and large dogs. The park also provides dog waste bags, drinking fountains for both humans and dogs, benches and shaded areas.
It's time to saddle up at Cowboy Way Adventures, an equestrian touring and exploration company in Wickenburg, Arizona. Cowboy Way offers tours from one to four hours long. Riders must be at least five years old and weigh no more than 250 pounds.