Times Spent Outdoors: Priceless!

On The Cover March 2024

Spring Forward

Not only does Daylight Saving Time begin this month, but so do many other great things. In the Valley of the Sun, fans' thoughts turn to diamonds, baseball that is, as Spring Training is underway.

Wildlife and outdoor enthusiasts look forward to the annual Arizona Game and Fish Expo; the Arizona Game and Fish Department's Outdoor Expo will feature everything from wildlife exhibits and family fishing tanks and trying out firearms in a safe, controlled environment on the range. Dates are March 23-24, Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

And, For the first time since 2016, Arizona will have a new state park. Rockin' River Ranch, located in Camp Verde, opened recently, and visitors can look forward to outdoor recreation options like picnicking, hiking, and wildlife watching. The park will operate Fridays-Sundays.

In addition, many of our favorite and meaningful holidays are just ahead: St. Patrick's Day: March 17, First Day of Spring: March 19, Palm Sunday: March 24, Good Friday: March 29, and Easter: March 31.

It's a wonderful time of year here in the Southwest; we hope you will spring forward with us and totally enjoy the season.


BOATING - Stop those invaders!

DOWNSTREAM - Spring into March.

LAND CRUISING - What's up 17-Mile Road?

TACKLE & TARGET - Consider these swim-bait tips.

Walk On The 'Wild Side'

At the AZGFD Expo in March.

Soliciting Nominations

For WFT'S Arizona Outdoor Hall of Fame.

Last Call

Make a March visit to Fairhaven.

Important Dates

Daylight Savings Time Begins: March 10

St. Patrick's Day: March 17

First Day of Spring: March 19

Palm Sunday: March 24

Good Friday: March 29

Easter: March 31


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