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 By GCNP    RVing    May 15, 2015 

Grand Canyon National Park Tourism Creates $509 Million In Economic Benefits

A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that over 4.7 million visitors to Grand Canyon National Park in 2014 spent $509 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 7,846 jobs...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    May 15, 2015 

Grand Canyon National Park's North Rim Open For 2015 Season

The Arizona Department of Transportation opened Highway 67 to the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park on May 15, and Grand Canyon Lodge North Rim, a Forever Resorts property, and Grand Canyon...

 
 By AZBW    Fishing    May 15, 2015 

Only Five

ONLY FIVE -- There are only five naturally occurring populations of spikedace remaining in the world (and possibly just three). So the Arizona Game and Fish Department on Monday, May 11, helped stock...

 
 By John Anderson    Hunting    May 15, 2015 

At The Ben Avery Range

Maybe you're not old enough to remember Ben Avery. I grew up reading his outdoor stories in the Arizona Republic. Ben loved the outdoors and was a heck of a writer. He started writing in 1928 and...

 
 By AZGFD    WOOT    May 15, 2015 

One less spark could mean one less wildfire

PHOENIX -- A coalition of Arizona-based agencies has an important message for everyone heading outdoors this summer: Be a responsible recreationist. It only takes one spark on dry grass, leaves, branc...

 
 By www.raisingarizonakids.com    Boating    May 15, 2015 

Barrow's Day On The Lake Offers Adapted Water Sports

www.raisingarizonakids.com Children and adults with physical or neurological disabilities can enjoy water sports in a safe environment during Barrow's Day on the Lake at Bartlett Lake Marina in the To...

 
 By AZGFD    Boating    May 15, 2015 

Accidents On Water Happen; Life Jackets Save Lives

Arizona's boating season is in full swing and the Arizona Game and Fish Department geared up for it with life-jacket exchange stations at four of the state's lakes on May 16. Boaters with tattered...

 
 By AZBW    Boating    May 15, 2015 

Thirty Lakes In Thirty Weeks

30/30 – Nathaniel Morrison has big plans. At the beginning of the year he completed the construction of an 18-foot wooden sailboat with a small electric motor. The question he was asked most...

 
 By AZBW    Events    
 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    May 15, 2015 

AZGFD Announces Launch Of Customer Portal, Web Site

The Arizona Game and Fish Department has announced the official launch of its new Customer Portal and redesigned Web site. The portal allows customers to create a secure account where they can manage...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    May 15, 2015 

Bighorn Sheep Workshops Provide Unique Wildlife-Viewing Opportunity

An unforgiving environment, the Black Mountains northwest of Kingman feature extreme summer temperatures, steep rock faces, and hold little forage. While few may consider the setting an ideal destinat...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    May 15, 2015 

Excerpts From AZGFD Fishing Report

Tip Of The Week Trout stocking in our mountain streams has begun and will continue every week until September. In the White Mountains region, big holdover trout have been caught at Big Lake, Luna...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    May 15, 2015 

Fish Hatcheries Make Memories, Conserve Wildlife, Boost Economy

Fish hatchery workers across the nation are preparing for their busiest time of the year. During the next two months, Arizona Game and Fish Department employees and volunteers will stock more than 500...

 
 By AZBW    WOOT    May 15, 2015 

Apply For Grants

The Arizona Game and Fish Department is now accepting applications for $75,000 available in grant funding for local sportsmen's organizations to provide public, hands-on, mentored projects focused on...

 
 By AZBW    Events    

On The Cover

This is an incredibly beautiful and cool spot to visit in the summer. Havasu Falls is located 1½ miles (2.4 km) from Supai. (Havasupai Trail is the main trail to Supai, Ariz. and to Havasu Falls.) It...

 
 By ASP    RVing    May 15, 2015 

Arizona Trails 2015 Plan Finalized, Available for Download

Every five years, the staff at Arizona State Parks prepares an information-filled report concerning plans for Arizona's motorized and non-motorized trails and their users. "This plan includes...

 
 By ASP    RVing    May 15, 2015 

Slide Rock, Red Rock State Parks Provide Unforgettable Family Vacation Memories

Travel to Slide Rock and Red Rock State Parks in Sedona to create unforgettable family vacation memories. Both parks were selected in a recent travel poll by FamilyFun magazine readers as Top 10...

 
 By AZBW    RVing    May 15, 2015 

Visitors And Residents Alike Can Enjoy Sedona

Preparing a summer vacation should be as easy and relaxing as the heavenly skies and vast wilderness of Sedona, Ariz. The city, surrounded by 1.8 million acres of national forest land and buttressed...

 
 By Margie Anderson    RVing    May 15, 2015 

Enjoy Birding, Caving, Hiking

The area around Sierra Vista Arizona is diverse: everything from pine forests to desert and riparian areas. It makes for a great little vacation, and there is plenty to do down there. Last month I...

 
 By AZBW    Hunting    April 15, 2015

Upgrades Coming To Ben Avery Shooting Facility's Main Range

When the Ben Avery Shooting Facility's main range opens bright and early June 4, recreational shooters will zero in on several improvements: An earthen berm that serves as a backstop for 67 shooting...

 
 By AZBW    Fishing    April 15, 2015

Fisheries Management To Be Discussed April 21

The Arizona Game and Fish Department has hosted one and plans another public meeting to discuss a change in the management of sport and native fisheries in the West Fork of the Black River in Apache...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    April 15, 2015

Elk, Pronghorn Antelope Hunt Draw Results Available Now

The Arizona Game and Fish Department has completed its 2015 hunt draw for elk and pronghorn antelope. The results are available by visiting https://az.gov/azgfd/draw/home.xhtml and scrolling down to...

 
 By AZBW    Events   

On The Cover

Thanks again go to Bob Brown of Media Directions for another striking photo of a bathing beauty gracing a boat. Even though we know she should be wearing a pfd (and no doubt she donned one just after...

 
 By Captain Dave Esparza    Boating    April 15, 2015

Captain's Corner

May 15th is ‘Wear Your Life jacket To Work Day,’ and May 16th is ‘Wear It Day’ Life Jacket World Record Day. Last month’s article was about Arizona's best kept secret, the volunteers of the...

 
 By AZBW    Events   

AZGFD Outdoor Expo Draws More Than 31,000

Despite record temperatures, the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s 2015 Outdoor Expo presented by Shikar Safari Club International, held March 28-29 at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix,...

 

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