Life in

GREATER PHOENIX

An exceptional quality of place

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Quality of Life

With an average temperature of 75 degrees, more than 300 days of sunshine annually, and access to the best hiking trails and golf courses, it is easy to enjoy a healthy lifestyle and take advantage of outdoor amenities all year long.

Quick Getaways

Depending on your mood, short travel times will lead you to the mountains or the beach.

Reach New Heights

Numerous hiking options around the Greater Phoenix region will provide you with breathtaking views.

Hole in One

From executive to championship courses, you can find the right golf course to work on your game.

By The Numbers

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Residents in Arizona can take advantage of the outdoors thanks to the more than 300 days of sunshine
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Improve your golf game at the more than 325 golf courses throughout the region
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Spend more time outdoors or with your family, with a less than 25 minute average commute time

Greater Phoenix offers more than a quality of life — it’s a quality of place

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Life is Better in Greater Phoenix

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.