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Events & Attractions

Guided Hike

Discover the region’s diverse flora, fauna and geology on this half-day guided adventure through the lush desert and surrounding mountains. 48-hour notice required / 24-hour cancellation policy applies.

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Raise Your Glass

Join an interactive workshop led by our talented mixologists who will help you create (and sample!) seasonal cocktails. Limit: four guests at one time. Charges apply for cancellations within 4 hours or less and no-shows.

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Fireside Social

Stake out a spot by one of our 14 firepits, and we’ll bring the bar to you. Our roving beverage cart will traverse the resort, serving up beer, wine, cocktails, and bubbles—along with complimentary s’mores.

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Savor the Flavor

Join our talented chef in a pasta-making experience that lets you taste the flavors of the season. Ages 16+. Limit: four guests at one time. Charges apply for cancellations within 4 hours or less and no-shows.

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Live Music

Join us at Weft & Warp for live music, featuring local artists and a variety of sounds. Thursday-Saturday, 5:30-8:30 pm.

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The Mindful Journey: A Self-Guided Retreat

Request a reservation for this three-day experience by providing us with your desired check-in date. This self-guided retreat focuses on deepening your sense of self through art, nature, food, exercise, and community. Payment is required upon official confirmation with Palo Verde Spa & Apothecary.

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Mindful Embrace

Meditate to the sound of intentional music and podcasts while experiencing the benefits of a weighted blanket—a calming DIY activity that caters to your individual needs. No sign-up required.

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Yoga

Enjoy our serene landscapes while you focus on active relaxation, improving flexibility, and relieving stress.

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Kayaking

Coast along Saguaro Lake, where you can get a glimpse of bald eagles, bighorn sheep, and sometimes the famous Salt River horses. No kayaking experience needed.

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Birds of Prey

Get up close and personal with the Sonoran Desert’s most revered birds of prey. No advanced sign-up required.

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Body HIIT

Boost your metabolism with a dynamic full body HIIT workout—combining lifting, fast-paced bodyweight exercises, and cardio.

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Turquoise Pool Happy Hour

Stop by the Turquoise Pool Bar & Grille to try the pop-up drink special of the week.

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Twilight Yoga

Practice Hatha-style yoga under the calmness of the twilight desert sky—a slower paced yoga that integrates multiple breaths per movement with deep poses that help ensure proper alignment.

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Aerial Yoga Flow & Meditation

Bring awareness and attention to the body and mind as you take in the surrounding desert beauty from a new perspective—through light movement and various poses using aerial silks. No experience necessary. Ages 16+. Please arrive at least 10 minutes early and remove all jewelry/watches. Charges apply for cancellations within 2 hours and no-shows. Wednesday and Friday, weekly.

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Stand-Up Paddle Boarding

Experience the beauty of this natural oasis as you learn about the history of the Sonoran Desert and its water.

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Stretch into Sunset

Against the backdrop of the setting sun, this guided stretch session lets you experience the benefits of stretching through static, active, and instructor-led stretches—promoting the release of tension and stiffness.

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Meet the Artist in You

Be inspired to slow down and discover your creativity. Get to know local Cattle Track artists during this one-hour session, as they share their insights and provide you with the opportunity to create artwork of your own.

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Connect with Nature

Escape on a journey through the senses as you reconnect with your body, mind, and soul during this slow guided walk around the property. Take in the serenity of the surrounding landscape while using grounding techniques to slow down and feel more.

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Crystal Infused Perfume Creation

At our Palo Verde Spa’s apothecary, our aromatherapy consultant will guide you through the wellbeing benefits of essential oils and create a personalized scent for you. Limit: two guests at one time.

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Mountain Biking

Discover some of the most incredible scenery in North America as you take a guided tour on high-performance bikes.

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Sweet Escape

Engage all the senses, calm the body, and quiet the mind through the simple act of following a step-by-step recipe. Our expert pastry chefs will help you create delicious hand-rolled truffles that incorporate indigenous ingredients, paired with French Valrhona Chocolates. Ages 16+. Charges apply for cancellations with 4 hours or less and no-shows.

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Cattle Track Tour

Located less than a mile from the resort, the Cattle Track Arts Compound offers unique insights into the creative mindset of local artists. Visit their studios, where you can hear their stories and perhaps view some of their works in progress. Transportation provided. Six persons maximum.

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Sound Healing

Be transported to a state of ultimate relaxation in this restorative session led by a master sound practitioner—who uses alchemy crystal singing bowls to create vibrational energy. Limit: four guests at one time. 24-hour advance booking required.

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ATV/UTV Tour

Venture out on an all-terrain excursion as you ride across rugged desert trails. Transportation available for an additional fee.

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Hot-Air Balloon Ride

View Scottsdale from high above—and from a whole new perspective. Transportation available for an additional fee.

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Meditation

Calm your mind and connect deeply with yourself and your body during this meditation class set amidst our serene landscapes.

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Sunset Sips Happy Hour

Join us at Weft & Warp between 5:00-6:30 p.m. each evening to see the watercolor sky cast behind the silhouette of Camelback Mountain—and enjoy special offers on small plates, cocktails, and lively conversation.

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McDowell Sonoran Preserve

Explore miles of hiking trails, including the famed Tom Thumb's Trail or the trail to Thompson Peak, at McDowell Sonoran Preserve, a pristine desert habitat.

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Musical Instrument Museum

Discover international musical instruments at this unique museum that maintains more than 8,000 artifacts, including instruments played by Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Eric Clapton, John Lennon, and Carlos Santana.

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Taliesin West

Tour the famed contemporary compound and studio where Frank Lloyd Wright spent his winters and taught at The Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture.

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Grayhawk Golf Club

Designed by world-renowned golf course architect Tom Fazio, The Raptor Course at Grayhawk Golf Club boasts views of the McDowell Mountains, as well as the Phoenix and Scottsdale skylines.

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Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West

Opened in 2015, this downtown Scottsdale museum explores the iconic identity of the American West, featuring fine art and historic artifact exhibits.

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Scottsdale Fashion Square

Located less than two miles from the resort, Scottsdale Fashion Square is the largest mall in the Southwestern United States and one of the nation’s most popular retail destinations. The center offers the Luxury Collection, featuring more than 40 of the world’s leading brands.

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Carefree

A short drive from Scottsdale is the charming town, Carefree—with art and culture festivals, hiking trails, dining, and towering sand sculptures.

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Camelback Mountain

Visible from the resort, venture out to scenic Camelback Mountain, with two hiking trails ascending 1,420 feet to the summit.

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Cattle Track Arts Compound

Located just a mile from the resort, Cattle Track is a thriving artist enclave. From its origin in the 1930s, artists, blacksmiths, and performers have converged here to create one-of-a-kind masterpieces.

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Old Town Merchants

Set in Scottsdale's historic district, Old Town Merchants Association is the perfect place to find traditional Southwestern items.

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Kierland Commons

This upscale main street-style lifestyle center is located 7 miles north of the resort on Scottsdale Road and is home to more than 70 high-end specialty stores and boutiques as well as some of the Valley’s finest restaurants.

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Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art

This contemporary art museum engages with emerging and established artists from around the world and from our own community to support new commissions and encourage dialogue about the art of our time.

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Pinnacle Peak Park

Hike to the top of Pinnacle Peak, rock climb, or take a walk among the park's 150 acres of land at this quintessential Scottsdale destination.

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5th Avenue Area Merchants Association

Located in Old Town Scottsdale, this shopping center promises one-of-a-kind specialty stores featuring handcrafted jewelry and eclectic gifts.

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