Greater Phoenix residents enjoy its vibrant outdoor amenities throughout the year. From hiking the area’s many mountains to biking along the hundreds of miles of trails, the region accommodates healthy lifestyles with urban amenities — surrounded by the beautiful landscape of the Sonoran Desert.
Opting for the outdoors is easier than ever in Arizona, with 22 national parks and 10 national natural landmarks. Greater Phoenix has more than 325 golf courses as well as hundreds of trail miles for walking, running and biking. Greater Phoenix is home to the largest municipal park in North America — South Mountain Park and Preserve — which spans more than 16,500 acres and offers more than 1,500 miles of hiking, biking and equestrian trails.