Prescott Area Information

Nestled at an elevation of 5,200 feet above sea level amongst one of the largest stands of ponderosa pines in the U.S., Prescott’s perfect weather provides an average temperature of 70 degrees, with four beautiful and distinct seasons, and breathtaking landscapes complete with granite mountains, lakes, streams, and rolling meadows filled with wildlife.

Here you’ll find many things to do including horseback riding, golfing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, camping, disc golfing and mountain biking. Prescott also offers a unique selection of local breweries, restaurants, shopping, and a hometown feel that keep our residents, young and old, very active.

Once the territorial capital of the state, Prescott is rich with history embodied in its world famous Whiskey Row and abundant historical landmarks. Whether you’re seeking to relax in a natural environment filled with beauty and wildlife, or the history of the cowboy forays in the most famous saloons of the Old West, check out the True West and Real Adventure of Prescott, AZ.

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