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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

The Perks of Living Near Saguaro LakeThere are many perks of living at our private golf course community. Along with resort-style amenities and two outstanding Nicklaus Design golf courses, Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club is located near one of Arizona’s many hidden treasures, Saguaro Lake. Check out a few benefits of living near the beautiful desert oasis.
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.
3 Popular Superstition Mountain Hiking Trails The backdrop of our golf course communities in Arizona was recently recognized as one of the 11 most beautiful hikes in the world by Architectural Digest. The magnificent mountain range offers our members and those in the Phoenix-area incredible hiking and unparalleled views of the local desert surroundings. Learn more about this Arizona landmark and top hikes that helped it make the list.
3 Places to See Fall Colors in ArizonaCheck out these hikes and destinations throughout Arizona that provide optimal fall foliage viewing, all easily completed in a day.
3 Arizona Activities Just Beyond Superstition MountainFrom hitting the links on our two Nicklaus-designed golf courses to numerous social events, members of Superstition Mountain Golf & Country Club enjoy an active lifestyle. Next time you’re looking for an extra dose of adventure, look just beyond the gates of our private golf course community in Arizona for unique experiences in the area.
4 Top Honeymoon Destinations After tying the knot at Superstition Mountain Golf & Country Club – a premier Phoenix area wedding venue – newlyweds venture to exotic worlds and exciting destinations to christen their marriage. From sandy beaches to bustling cities, these locations are great way for couples and our members to experience new cultures. Follow along for some of the best and unique trips for your next vacation.
4 Arizona Day Trips to Native American Ruins Enjoy a blast from the past without the need for a time machine by visiting the numerous ancient Native American ruins and cliff dwellings across the state. While some are easily accessible, some will require mild to moderate hiking. Take in the rich history and unique experience of these past civilizations through a fun day or weekend trip in Arizona.
4 things to do in Flagstaff, AZTake a break from exceptional golf on our two Nicklaus-designed golf courses and escape the heat this summer by heading up north to surround yourself with cooler weather, pine forests and small-town vibes in Flagstaff, Arizona. Within two hours of leaving our private gated community, you can take in local fair and many scenic sites, all within a day. Check out a few local favorites below.
Phoenix Arts and Culture - Best Places to VisitArizona is home to a variety of cultural adventures, from musical to Western history, you’re sure to find the right culture fix for one and all. Whether you’re entertaining visitors from out of town or just looking for some fun for the family, check out these great Phoenix-Metro museums and cultural centers.
10 Road Trip Essentials you Need to PackIs the open road beckoning you? Before you depart our private golf course community on your highway getaway, be sure to pack these 10 road trip essentials.
Keep Cool at these 4 Arizona Watering HolesAs we welcome summer to our private gated community, members of Superstition Mountain Golf & Country Club beat the heat in a variety of ways. Whether it’s hitting the links on our two Nicklaus-designed golf courses earlier in the day, or taking a dip in the resort-style pool at our 50,000-square-foot Clubhouse, the rise in temperature doesn’t mean the fun stops for members. If you’re looking for another way to cool off this summer, try out these local Arizona watering holes.
4 Fitness Tips for the Active Traveler Our golf course community in Arizona offers spectacular golf and a prestigious private club with dozens of fitness classes and programs. Together, these amenities form a rich resort experience for our members the moment they step through the gates of Superstition Mountain Golf & Country Club. Members who wish to take their active lifestyle with them while traveling for work or pleasure can do so with these helpful tips and tricks.
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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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Arizona Labor Day Weekend - Gearing Up for FallWith Labor Day weekend quickly approaching, the summer season is officially coming to a close. There are plenty of ways to enjoy the final days of summer around the Phoenix area and here at our private, golf course community. Before you begin gearing up for fall, here are a few ways to consider spending the long, holiday weekend.
The Perks of Living Near Saguaro LakeThere are many perks of living at our private golf course community. Along with resort-style amenities and two outstanding Nicklaus Design golf courses, Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club is located near one of Arizona’s many hidden treasures, Saguaro Lake. Check out a few benefits of living near the beautiful desert oasis.
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