Desert Getaway: the Arizona Trail

Sunset Magazine

by Dina Mishev

It’s not just that the heaping plate of tacos I’m eating costs less than $4. Or that a local walked up to our table and offered his services as a hiking guide, free, simply for fun. It’s the honest-to-God niceness of everyone in the postage-stamp town of Superior, gateway to the Arizona Trail, which stretches from the state’s Mexican border to Utah. This Mayberry-in-the-desert vibe only an hour from Phoenix is just what I need. [To read the rest of the article, click here]