Camp Verde’s Blog

Ancient Art Gallery: Red Rock Petroglyphs

Ancient Art Gallery: Red Rock Petroglyphs

Follow a quick and easy trail passed a stone fireplace—the remnants of an old pioneer ranch that gave the site its name—to a shady, gated sanctuary with wild grape vines and colorful rock walls that work as an art gallery. Here you’ll find the largest and most...

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Antiquing Camp Verde

Antiquing Camp Verde

Antiquing in Camp Verde is like a real-life Pinterest, overflowing with repurposed and refinished pieces, handmade creations, rusty gold, and everything vintage. Located in the center of Arizona, Camp Verde is the perfect place to hunt for your very own idea of...

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Fasteen Farms: As Local as it Gets

Fasteen Farms: As Local as it Gets

What do 33 years of marriage and 37 varieties of jams and jellies make? If you’re Doug and Christie Fasteen: a happy partnership and a budding business. Together, Doug and Christie run Fasteen Farms. They harvest produce from their own and other local gardens and...

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Show Me the Milky Way!

Show Me the Milky Way!

Stepping outside in Camp Verde at night can be quite a show. Everything from the Milky Way to the orange glow of Mars are often visible with the naked eye. That celestial show is now recognized with an International Dark Sky Community designation and a new Dark Sky...

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One-Stop Farmers’ Market

One-Stop Farmers’ Market

Live music, laughter, and small-town conversation. Bright flowers, colorful produce, and honey that glows in the natural light. The Verde Valley Farmers’ Market is more than shopping. It’s an experience—and an education. What better place for a Farmers’ Market than a...

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Camp Out in Camp Verde

Camp Out in Camp Verde

Located in one of the most naturally diverse areas of the country, Camp Verde’s rare desert riparian habitat is complimented by unique white limestone and siltstone cliffs, the deposits of an ancient lake that once covered the valley floor. Surrounded by mountain...

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