Fascinating Native American culture and history, modern architecture, outdoor recreation, American history, family-friendly parks, shopping and the arts are all within proximity to The Boulders.
The Boulders offers an ideal location from which to discover all that the Scottsdale, Arizona area has to offer.
Explore Native American culture and history in an area rich with museums and important archeological sites. Visit the Heard Museum to learn about Native American crafts and culture. View ancient petroglyphs, some nearly 7,000 years old, at Deer Valley Rock Art Center.
Imagine life as the pioneers lived it. Visit the Cave Creek Museum or wander the town of Cave Creek and enjoy cowboy cook-outs and rodeos. Head to the McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park and take a train ride, be delighted by an antique carousel, marvel at extensive model railroads and view other railroad-related memorabilia and displays. For a more modern kind of ride, jump on a go-kart or bumper boat at the CrackerJax Family Fun and Sports Park. Play miniature golf or jump high in the bungy dome.
Modern Arizona offers fine arts, renowned architecture and shopping. Enjoy a concert at the Scottsdale Center for the Arts or reflect on provocative artwork in the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art galleries. To explore architecture—the art of building design—head to Taliesin West, built by acclaimed architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Tour this amazing building, one of Wright’s personal homes. Browse the shops at Kierland Commons, an open-air mall.
Trek some of the 900 miles of trails in the Tonto National Forest. This 2.9 million acre park also offers fishing, hunting and boating.