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Hit the Slopes: Great AZ Day Trips for Snow


Location is key and one of the best things about our private golf course community, is that is relatively close to everything Arizona has to offer – including the high country. If you’re itching to bundle up and enjoy the snow for a day, check out these great day trip getaways to play in the powder. 


In under just three hours, you can leave the desert behind and surround yourself with snowcapped mountains and pine trees as far as the eye can see in Flagstaff. Stroll through this mountain town, then take to the slopes! Arizona Snowbowl, one of the state’s most popular ski resorts, is home to some of the best snow conditions in the Southwest. The resort features two lodges with live music, dining and more. Snowbowl offers visitors impeccable views of northern Arizona. Additionally, plenty of smaller hills for sledding can be found in the surrounding areas. 


Drive three-hours east from the gates of our gated golf course community and you’ll find be another great snow location. Sunrise Ski Park, located in Greer, AZ and in the middle of the majestic White Mountains, Sunrise offers snowboarders and skiers a wide variety of trails from beginner to expert. Greer also offers small parks for cross country skiing, tubing, sledding and plenty of powder for building snowmen.   


Last, but certainly not least, enjoy a scenic three-hour drive south to Mount Lemmon, just outside Tucson, Arizona. Mount Lemmon’s snow conditions vary each year and may not be as consistent as the previous locations, however the view from the top is impeccable. 


After enjoying a day’s worth fun in the snow and cooler climate, return to your desert oasis at Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club and warm up in our heated pool and spa.