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Southwest Golf, Spas, Sports and Outdoor Recreation

Southwest sports - golf, hiking, river rafting, skiing... the list could go on forever. The Southwestern states are full of opportunities for those who participate in sports and those, like with Arizon'a baseball spring training, enjoy watching sports. And, after a long day on the golf course or out hiking in the desert enjoy all the pampering a spa resort can bring.
  1. Baseball (4)
  2. Golf (18)
  3. Riding and Dude Ranches (13)
  4. Skiing (9)
  5. Spas (23)

The Best Southwest Spas
Been craving some rest and relaxation? You’ve come to the right place. The Southwest is filled with places that will pamper your body and sooth your soul. Here’s a list of some of the best places to get a spa treatment.

Crankworx Colorado - Extreme Biking at Winter Park, Colorado
Crankworx Colorado is one of the largest gravity-fueled mountain bike festivals in the United States. It is held at Winter Park Resort. Enjoy our Crankworx photo gallery

Cardinals Stadium - Glendale, Arizona
Cardinals Stadium, Glendale, Arizona was finished in 2006. In addition to hosting Cardinals games, the stadium hosted Super Bowl XLII in February 2008. Cardinals Stadium is also be the annual site for the Fiesta Bowl.

Cardinals Stadium - University of Phoenix Stadium
The new Cardinals Stadium, now called the University of Phoenix Stadium, is located in Glendale, about 20 miles west of Downtown Phoenix. The stadium is the first and only stadium in North America that is capable of completely removing the grass playing field from the stadium. Cardinals Stadium was the location of Super Bowl XLII in 2008.

College Football Bowl Schedule - Southwest Bowl Games
It is interesting to note that out of 32 College football bowl games ten are in the Southwest. Perhaps it has something to do with the mild weather.

Fruita Mountain Bike Festival
Fat Tire Festival - Fruita, Colorado. Sunshine, Singletrack, Live Music, Products displayed from the best in the Bike Industry, the ever welcoming Beer Garden, the Clunker Crit and more are what you can expect from the Fruita Fat Tire Festival.

Geocaching: Another Excuse to Travel!
Geocaching is an entertaining adventure game for gps users. Participating in a cache hunt is a good way to take advantage of the wonderful features and capability of a gps unit. The basic idea is to have individuals and organizations set up caches all over the world and share the locations of these caches. All you have to do is find the cache!

Going Nude in the Southwest - Naturist Clubs, Resorts and Information
For those curious about being nude and joining other naturists, I can recommend a very good list of questions and answers regarding nudism. They are questions and comments you might think about but are reluctant bring up.

Running and Walking Events in the Southwest U.S.
Major running and walking events take place in all the six southwestern states. Listing and links to event websites.

Southwest Golf Resorts With Activities for the Whole Family
Throughout the Southwest there are resorts that have something for every member of the family. Whether you want a relaxing spa treatment or go horseback riding while your other family member is out on the golf course, you will enjoy these multi-focused resorts.

Southwest Walking: Events, Clubs and Information
Information page on walking events and activities in the Southwest.

Texas Salt Water Fishing
Texas is lucky to have a year around, world-class saltwater fishery. If you happen to be headed to the Lone Star State and hope to wet a line along the Gulf Coast.

Tostitos Fiesta Bowl - Get Fiesta Bowl Details
The Tostitos Fiesta Bowl is one of the most popular bowl games in college football

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