The Top Ten City Parks Along Interstate 17

Road Trip Guide to I-17 Parks

Interstate 17, the road from Flagstaff to Phoenix, is surely one of the most scenic freeways in the United States. From the pine forests surrounding Flagstaff to the cactus forests near Black Canyon City, from the city lights of Phoenix to the dramatic escarpments of the Mogollon Rim, I-17 winds through several distinct climate zones, all within the state of Arizona.

The Best Splash Pads in Phoenix

We all know the valley of the sun gets hot. Extremely hot. "How can anything survive this" hot. But even during the dog days and the big heat, splash pads offer a wonderful, safe way for the kids to cool off and have fun.