Fort McDowell

Top things to see and do in Fort McDowell

Golf, games and outdoor recreation await in this Arizona snowbirding destination

Sign for the casino in Fort McDowell, Arizona
The Fort McDowell Casino has all the latest gaming machines and amazing entertainment. — Patrick Finnegan photo

Imagine a place where you can play the slots, hit the green and then head off for a day of outdoor adventure. Look no farther than Fort McDowell. Here are a few ways to experience the best  of this community.

1) Take it all in

Eagle View Resort offers much more than just beautiful RV sites. The resort staff can help you plan day trips, seek area attractions and find other information. Eagle View also accommodates RV rallies and boasts a wide variety of amenities.

2) Have a unique experience

Fort McDowell Adventures can make your visit unforgettable. Gather around a campfire and learn about the Yavapai Nation from local tribe members, sample traditional food items and go on a guided hike through the desert. This is just one of many options offered by Fort McDowell Adventures. There are so many choices you might have to plan a new adventure every year.

3) Get down to gaming

With its extensive collection of gaming tables and machines, the Fort McDowell Resort & Casino is the place to try your luck and have a great time doing it. There is regular entertainment and delectable dining options available here.

4) Golf with glee

The We-Ko-Pa Golf Club allows you to test your skill amidst some of Arizona's finest scenery. After a day on the course, you can relax and get a bite to eat at one of the on-site restaurants.

5) Hike in the desert

A short drive from Fort McDowell, you can find McDowell Mountain Regional Park. With extensive multi-use trails and wildlife to see along the way, this park is sure to please.

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