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Beautiful Drive

Worth it for the beautiful views and scenic stops along the way. We traveled from Clarkdale stopped... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
EstefaniaBB
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Beautiful Historic 89A

Gorgeous scenery. A trip through some of the most beautiful scenes that Arizona has to offer... read more

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Voyager07999959669
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One of only three historic Arizona roads recognized by the State of Arizona, Centered in Clarkdale. US Route 89A is plaqued with a historic 89A sign and the historic portion begins in Cottonwood, Arizona south to Clarkdale, Arizona and ends in...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Mileposts 343 - 353, Clarkdale, AZ 86324
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth it for the beautiful views and scenic stops along the way. We traveled from Clarkdale stopped at a hidden gem which is Tuzigoot and continued to Sedona.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank EstefaniaBB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous scenery. A trip through some of the most beautiful scenes that Arizona has to offer. Jerome to Sedona and so much more.r

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Voyager07999959669
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

You cannot go Arizona and not take this highway it is a very historic highway many stops along the way. You’ll see much history traveling down the road

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chaplain1
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We chose this road just because we were travelling from Clarkdale to Flagstaff and didn't realize it would be so spectacular! Parts were curvy (people who get car sick should be prepared) and low speed made it take a while, but totally worth it. Driver...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jeane R
Reviewed 19 June 2018

A great route to take when dring up to I-40 on the way to New Mexico and points NE or East. Show Low is a very pleasant stop on the way.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank VVRR2015
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We took the drive on this historic route through the Ponderosa Pine Forest. The scenic views and forest cover are amazing. The Ponderosa trees are majestic and do get out to smell their cinnamon scents.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank lollygal
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Took this drive from Sedona to Flagstaff in April and were thrilled by its beauty. The drive follows the river and the flowers and trees were magnificent! There is a rest stop along the way not to be missed. This rest stop has restrooms and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kentuckywoman1
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Attractive, bustling little town that respects their mining heritage and the hard work that went into the town's creation..

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 15 January 2018

One of our favorite road trips in Arizona is taking Historic Highway 89A from Prescott, Arizona and following it over Mingus Mountain, and to the historic towns of Jerome, Clarkdale and Cottonwood. The scenery is beautiful, with amazing views of the Verde Valley, Sycamore Canyon...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 455deeannm
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We drove through here early in the morning and the place was deserted. However, the area was full of life in the evening with all the shops open and restaurants full of people. We're going back here in the evening to have dinner. It's a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Rudy B
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