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Hiking

Hike the trails of Camp Verde

If you are looking to get outdoors and see Camp Verde’s wildlife and hidden beauty, come hike one of our trails! 

Heritage

Rich in History

Camp Verde is rich in history from ancient cultures to western tales. Visit Camp Verde’s  the historical and archaeological sites to learn the history of the Verde Valley.

Attractions

Things to do

Make your visit to Camp Verde an adventure! Explore the place to see and things to do only in Camp Verde.

Camp Verde’s central location, along with its temperate year-around climate, abundant outdoor recreational opportunities, and bucolic setting on the banks of the Verde River, make it one of Arizona’s premier tourist destinations.

Less than an hour from Phoenix, Flagstaff, Prescott, and Payson, Camp Verde and the surrounding Verde Valley offer numerous venues for visitors interested in history and cultural heritage, boating, hiking, biking, wine tasting, or just taking in the landscape. Add to that mix the Out of Africa Wild Animal Park and Cliff Castle Casino and you can begin to see why Camp Verde caters to all ages and every taste.

A Dark Sky Community

In June 2018, Camp Verde became the 20th Dark Sky Community and received their Dark Sky Community recognition from the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA)! 

What’s happening around town…

cornfest

Verde Valley Farmers Market

Starting at 8am, on Saturdays until October. The farmers market is in the Ramada facility in downtown Camp Verde and features Verde Grown farmers. Buy local, Eat fresh!

 

Fort Verde Days

Annually, Second weekend in October
Saturday, October 8th & Sunday, October 9th

For 65 years, Fort Verde Days has served as the community’s annual homecoming while also celebrating the military post around which the town Camp Verde grew. A parade on Saturday, food & craft vendors, entertainment and a host of events at Fort Verde State Historic park highlight this event. Not a pet friendly event. Only Service Animals will be allowed.

cornfest

The 2nd Annual Turquoise Circuit Rodeo Block Party

Thursday, Nov.3rd from 6:00-10:00 pm.
Main Street Downtown. FREE
Welcome the Turquoise Circuit Finals  Rodeo to Town! Event will include live band, kids entertainment, and food for purchase offered by Low Places Bar & Grill, ice cream from Udderly Divine, and a few food trucks. 

"Classic Arizona Road Trip: Phoenix To Sedona"

TravelAwaits recently showcased Camp Verde in their article, “Classic Arizona Road trip: Phoenix to Sedona.”  Some of the destinations they included were Cliff Castle Casino and White Bridge! Perfect reasons to plan your next trip to Camp Verde!

Local Lovin’

Camp Verde is home to over 300 businesses. Local Lovin’s purpose is to thank and promote local businesses, to stimulate growth, and foster relations between residents, visitors, and our town’s businesses. Learn more about our Camp Verde Businesses.

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Camp Verde Visitor Center and Camp Verde Historical Society Museum

The Camp Verde Visitor Center and the Camp Verde Historical Society Museum are located at 435 S. Main Street, just down the street from the Verde Valley Archaeology Center and around the corner from Fort Verde State Historic Park. Stop in for a taste of the area’s rich past, some friendly advice on how to make your visit more enriching, or a cool drink of water.

We hope to see you there! If you have questions or need directions please call (928) 554-0851.

Camp Verde Visitor Center

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