See the Saguaro Giant Cactus in Wickenburg, Arizona
Are you visiting Wickenburg, Arizona? Here are my insider tips for things to see and do in Wickenburg. When I crave good hearty cowboy cuisine, I turn to Cowboy Cafe.
To escape work I go to The Spa at Los Caballeros.
For complete quiet, I can hide away at the Hassayampa River Preserve.
If you come to Wickenburg, get your picture taken at the Historic Jail Tree.
If you have to order one thing off the menu at Anita’s Cocina, get the Carne Asada dinner.
Wickenburg is my one stop shop for western wear.
When I’m feeling cash-strapped, I go to DJ’s Frontier Diner.
For a huge splurge, I go to Rancho de los Caballeros for an all-inclusive horseback riding vacation.
Photo ops in Wickenburg include: Bronze statues in downtown; vulture peak; historic Santa Fe Depot; Box Canyon and Historic Vulture Mine.
The best vantage points are taken by hiking to the top of Vulture Peak.
The most random thing about Wickenburg is that they are known for having top-notch addiction treatment centers. In fact, when I was in Wickenburg reviewing the Kay El Bar Guest Ranch, the local paper reported that Tiger Woods was rumored to be in town for sexual addiction treatment.
In Wickenburg, an active day outdoors involves walking or hiking, horseback riding, roping or jeeping.
My favorite walking route is the Westside pedestrian trail next to Highway 60.