Travel

In our blog, you will find a plethora of resources available for traveling. From staycations, getaways to day trips, the options are endless, especially with Arizona's proximity to everything. You can even start your vacation by having a staycation at Superstition Mountain Golf & Country Club

Weekend Getaways: 3 Things to Know about Moab, UtahAs summer approaches, now is the perfect time to plan a weekend getaway to beat the heat. One of our members’ favorite spots for a road trip is Moab, Utah. Visitors can check out some of the most popular trails in the country, see national parks and explore the stunning scenery. If you want to visit Moab yourself, here are a few things you’ll want to know.
4 Best Places to Retire in the U.S. As retirement draws nearer, you might be planning on relocating somewhere that allows you to enjoy the things you love most. If you’re beginning to plan out where you’d like to retire, here are a few retirement hotspots in the U.S. to consider.
5 Best Summer Vacation Spots to VisitSummer is right around the corner and it’s time to start planning your vacations. We’re lucky to have beautiful Arizona weather year-round here at Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club. Here are a few vacation destinations to check out.
Top Things to do in Arizona in the FallAs summer ends, Arizona residents are ready to welcome the fall season with open arms. This time of year brings cooler temperatures with the same beautiful sunshine, perfect for a day of exploring all Arizona has to offer. If you’re looking for an ideal day trip, weekend getaway or something a little closer to home, here are some of the top things to do in Arizona in the fall.
4 Best Weekend Getaways in ArizonaWith the popular rise in “staycations,” members of our private golf course community can experience fun-filled adventures without having to leave the state. With its rich history, Arizona is home to a wide variety of exciting experiences from visiting unique geological formations to touring rumored ghost towns.
6 Best Camping Spots in ArizonaSometimes you just need to escape the Valley for a change of scenery. Thankfully, Arizona offers great camping throughout the year. Here are a few options within a few hours of our private golf course community.
The Legend of the Lost Dutchman State Park ArizonaLost Dutchman State Park is conveniently located in the heart of the Superstition Mountains, approximately 20 minutes from the gates of our private golf community in East Phoenix. Known for its beautiful views of the Sonoran Desert and hiking trails for all fitness levels, this park is perfect for a day trip or weekend of camping.
8 Hiking Tips & Backpack Essentials in PhoenixThe Superstition Mountains are a beautiful backdrop to our private golf courses in Arizona and voted one of the most beautiful hikes in the world by Architectural Digest. With access to hundreds of miles of trails around and throughout the unique mountain range, many Arizonans enjoy the local desert scenery. Before heading out on your next hike through the Superstitions, review these essentials for a day on the trials.
Olive Oil mill in Queen Creek - Things You Should KnowWhether you’re a food connoisseur or just your average foodie, the Queen Creek Olive Mill is a great way to spend a few hours exploring Arizona’s only producer of 100 percent extra virgin olive oil. This family-owned company has been sharing their love of family, food and quality olive oil with locals and tourists alike for the past 20 years.
The Best Wineries in ArizonaThere’s no need to travel to California to enjoy some of the best wines in the west. Just a day trip away from our private golf course in Arizona, you can find Arizona's wine scene in places that stretch from the northern part of the state like the Sedona Verde Valley and Tucson. Arizona’s wine scene has flourished in recent years and is becoming nationally-known for producing stellar wine. We’ve noted a few of our favorite wineries below.
The Best Arizona Day Trips in the SnowLocation is key and one of the best things about our private golf course in Arizona, 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.
4 Home Safety Tips While on VacationIs vacation time rolling around soon? If you’re going away for an extended vacation, you’ll want to take care of a few things before you leave. If you live in a guard-gated community at Superstition Mountain Golf & Country Club, at least you know that access to your neighborhood is limited to those that need to be there. That alone can make your time away from home more enjoyable.
Superstition Mountains: One of the Most Beautiful Hikes in the WorldLearn more about Superstition Mountain
Day Trip: Fall FoliageCheck out these hikes and destinations throughout Arizona that provide optimal fall foliage viewing, all easily completed in a day.
Superstition Mountains: One of the Most Beautiful Hikes in the WorldLearn more about this Arizona landmark and top hikes that helped it make the list.
Top Honeymoon Destinations Follow along for some of the best and unique trips for your next vacation.
Unique Adventures Just Beyond Superstition MountainLook just beyond the gates of our private golf course community for unique experiences in the area.
Day Trips: Flagstaff Within two hours of leaving our private gated community, you can take in local fair and many scenic sites, all within a day.
Day Trips: Ruins Enjoy a blast from the past without the need for a time machine by visiting the numerous ancient...
Get Your Culture Fix in PhoenixCheck out these great Phoenix-Metro museums and cultural centers, most just a 30-mile drive from our private golf course community.
10 Road Trip EssentialsWith this list in mind, you’ll be one step closer on your next journey on the open road.
Stay Cool with These Arizona Watering HolesIf you’re looking for another way to cool off this summer, try out these local Arizona watering holes.
Fitness Tips for the Active Traveler With these tips you can stay on track to fitness, wellness and a healthier you.
Journey to TahitiTop 3 Must See
Luxury Vacations to Take in a Lifetime Has your desire to travel been burning more than ever?
Day Trip - Route 66check out our top four suggestions, and to get your kicks along Route 66.
Day Trip to Tonto Natural Bridge State ParkAward winning hiking and beautiful scenery is only a two-hour drive north
Southern Arizona Winery Day TripsCheck out our picks for weekend day trips and enjoy some local vino.
Traveling with your Golf Gear Check out these tips to keep your clubs safe and sound on your next trip.
Day Trip to SedonaIf you need to get out of the heat, Sedona is just a short drive away


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5 Things to do on the 4th of July in ArizonaThe 4th of July is quickly approaching and here at Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club we are so excited for the many firework-filled festivities happening around the Valley. If you’re deciding how you’re going to spend the holiday, there is no shortage of events happening near our gated golf course community. Here are a few ways you can spend the 4th without traveling too far from home.
4 Reasons Why Arizona Golf Courses are Ideal for GolfersArizona is a popular destination for golf lovers across the country. Whether it’s our outstanding golf events, gorgeous weather or pristine courses, Arizona attracts golfers year-round. Here are a few reasons why Arizona is the best state for year-round golf.
4 Ways to Improve Your Golf & Fitness Health in ArizonaSuperstition Mountain Golf & Country Club’s new golf and fitness program combines golf instruction, fitness and physical therapy to help athletes achieve more with their golf swings. Three experts share their combined areas of expertise to help residents to improve not only their game but overall health and fitness levels.
Upcoming Golf Tournaments in Arizona As we enter spring, golf season is heating up here in Arizona and there are plenty of events happening across the Valley that are sure to keep you busy. Whether you’re looking to play or just want to watch the action, here are a few upcoming events to check out.
Best Golf Destination: Superstition Mountain in ArizonaWhether you’re looking for a full day of golf or a quick morning round, our all-inclusive club gives golfers everything they need to have the best experience possible. Here are a few of the many things that make Superstition Mountain a great place to enjoy a day out on the green.
Tips to Have the Best Day at the Waste Management Phoenix OpenEach year, thousands of spectators from around the country are drawn to a Scottsdale, Arizona golf course for what has been called the Greatest Show on Grass. Here are a few tips to ensure you have a great day at the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
Upcoming Golf Tournaments in Arizona Even in the heart of winter, golf season never slows down here in Arizona. Now is the perfect time to brush up on your golf skills. Whether you’re participating or spectating, be sure to check out these events.
Junior Achievement of Arizona Open Golf Tournament The Open 4 Business Golf Tournament has been the number one golf fundraiser in Arizona for the past five years, raising money to support programs for Arizona students. Here’s some information about Junior Achievement (JA) and why it’s important for students across Arizona.
Upcoming Golf Tournaments in Arizona The calendar year may be coming to a close, but Arizona’s golf season is in full swing with several exciting tournaments and events around the Valley. Mark your calendar and get your clubs ready because the Arizona Golf Association (AGA) has plenty of events planned through November and December to keep you busy watching or playing.
5 Things To Do With Your Dog in PhoenixAs we enter the midst of fall and the beautiful weather, it’s time to get back outside with your furry friend. Without venturing more than 10 minutes, there are plenty of exciting things to do within a short drive from our private gated golf community in Phoenix.
Top Things to do in Arizona in the FallAs summer ends, Arizona residents are ready to welcome the fall season with open arms. This time of year brings cooler temperatures with the same beautiful sunshine, perfect for a day of exploring all Arizona has to offer. If you’re looking for an ideal day trip, weekend getaway or something a little closer to home, here are some of the top things to do in Arizona in the fall.
Upcoming Golf Events in ArizonaThe golf season is picking up as Arizona is hosting numerous tournaments across the Valley and with fall around the corner, the Arizona Golf Association (ACA) has many exciting golf events planned. At Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club, we hosted the Southwest PGA Professional Championship and are proud to announce our very own Matt Brooks and Milo Lines are qualified for the PGA Professional Championship.
4 Best Weekend Getaways in ArizonaWith the popular rise in “staycations,” members of our private golf course community can experience fun-filled adventures without having to leave the state. With its rich history, Arizona is home to a wide variety of exciting experiences from visiting unique geological formations to touring rumored ghost towns.
Day Trip to Tonto Natural Bridge State ParkAward winning hiking and beautiful scenery is only a two-hour drive north