Well, that can be argued, but Scottsdale has beautiful parks, paths, and an Old Town with public art and places to stop for refreshments. unbelievable to think that you may still see horses tethered in front of a Bar in Scottsdale. Well if you miss the horses this unique original "Rusty Spur" bar is still hopping in Old Town. Dance your two-step, listen to music, or belly up to the bar with some friends. Our signature tours can be set up for your group and you are guaranteed a unique experience with guides who are never in a hurry.
Ride with us on our exclusive Fat Tire Pedal Assisted bikes and experience the eye-catching Scottsdale Greenbelt. This system of parks, trails and golf courses was as built as an alternative to building a giant concrete pathway for rain runoff. Today the Greenbelt is one of the highest rated trail systems for walking,
We start our ride at a Pitch, restaurant, and pub, then head out into Papago Park to stop and hike, while learning about the desert oasis in the middle of the Valley of the Sun. We will stop for some great photos along the lake before we ride through Papago Park to view Grant’s Tomb and the Hole in the Rock. Our final leg takes us on the Arizona Canal system through Scottsdale to see beautiful public art and then back to our originating point. Guaranteed to be a Tour you will remember as you will visit and view beautiful parks, lakes, golf courses, desert, cactus, mountains, canals and trees that you will never forget. Includes water bottles, snacks, sunscreen, and guides. Waiver of Liability required with a maximum weight of 260 lbs. Adults 18 years and older and we have 3 bikes available for those under 5’4”.
Old Town has some Salty places and we will set you up for a tour of 4-5 great Southwestern stops that allow you to taste and judge their favorite Margarita. At each stop, you hand the bartender $20 and say "shake it up" and pour us your best margarita sample. Sip and judge then off to the next location for your tour. We usually start at our favorite place and have them give you a sample and an education on Tequila and Margaritas. Your tour includes the first sample then your team handles the rest. Tour includes recommended stops with the best patios for tasting and touring.
Originally called Orangedale, it was named Scottsdale in 1894 after its founder Winfield Scott, a retired U.S. Army chaplain, the city was incorporated in 1951 with a population of 2,000. Cattle Drives down Scottsdale Road, Rodeos in the heart of Scottsdale and people riding downtown made this the West Most Western Town. Horse Ranches and farms made the West Most Western Town and were the future development of Scottsdale Urban Growth! Check out the History in Old Town at the Historical Society at Civic Center Mall, The Pro Rodeo Museum on Brown Avenue & 2ndStreet, and the Scottsdale Civic Center Library. Sites, stores, museums, pubs, and many places to hang, shop, walk, and visit. Enjoy Brown and Main, from 1st-2nd Avenue, and then tour down Main West of Scottsdale Road to the Art District. Don’t miss Scottsdale’s Museum of the West. Shop for jewelry, trinkets, shirts, caps, art, and more!
Take one look at Old Town Scottsdale and it’s easy to see what makes the heart of our city so original. Nestled within nine walkable neighborhoods you’ll find a unique collection of shops, restaurants, galleries, and nightclubs, as well as contemporary public art installations and historic sites from the late 1880s. Our scavenger hunt provides two-three zones for your event. Great for companies, families, bachelor and bachelorette parties, and holiday outings.
ZONE #1: Civic Center & Brown Avenue includes Park, Public Art, and History
Zone #2: Main & Marshall arts district includes Public Art & Art Stores
Zone #3: Waterfront District and 5th ave includes Public Art, Water, and Stores
WE CAN CUSTOMIZE YOUR SCAVENGER HUNT TO FIT YOUR GROUP GOALS AND TIMING!