Comfort Inn West
1344 N. 27th Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Phone: (602) 415-1623
Fax: (602) 415-1838
At Westworld Xtreme Pursuit Paintball, more than 30,000 square feet are available for playing shoot-em-up in air-conditioned comfort. Professional referees, field props and specialized lighting systems are featured. Both beginners and professional players are both welcome to pursue opponents. Player orientation is provided.
Phoenix's third oldest, this distinctive public course designed by William P. Bell is adjacent to Encanto Park. Best suited to the average golfer, it offers a limited number of hazards and level fairways. Training facilities include a driving range, chipping area and putting green. The snack bar serves food and beer to take care of that appetite you work up on the greens. Fees are subject to change, so call ahead for further information.
The Encanto Course at Encanto Golf Course is an 18-hole regulation facility designed by William Bell and is located in Phoenix, Arizona. The course was completed in 1935 with the distinction of being the third oldest golf course in Arizona. The Encanto 18 Course is ideally suited for the average golfer with its wide, level fairways and limited number of hazards. It promotes a relaxed atmosphere enhanced by the course's abundance of mature palm and salt cedar trees. Call for timings.
Also known as the Ro Ho En, the Japanese Friendship Garden is a peaceful retreat in Phoenix. A stroll garden, it boasts of over 50 plant varieties surrounded by streams and Koi ponds. The spectacular garden often hosts local events and festivals. The garden also welcomes volunteers looking to contribute towards the welfare of the environment and learn more about gardening.
Visiting this library is certainly an experience. Will Bruder's open and spacious building affords a calming effect through the main floor's reflecting pool. Glass-walled elevator swiftly services five floors here. The children's area offers soft, comforting places to read while discovering special friends within bound covers. Other rooms of interest include the Arizona Room for historical information as well as the Rare Book Room. Looking for a perfect place out-of-doors to sit down with your newfound escape? Simply walk a short distance north to the Margaret T. Hance Park.
Maryvale Park is a great place to hang out and if you're a sports buff then its even better! Baseball, basketball and soccer are all played here. The park also provides a slew of fun activities like shuffleboard, an exercise course and a swimming pool. For those looking for something less frenetic, there is always the recreational building that provides art and sculpture activities.
Tie one on with these fishy characters down in Central Phoenix. These pros will help you reel in a winner with classes and free seminars. Classes on fly-fishing as well as fly-tying are offered on an ongoing basis. Seminars are available periodically for kids, women and men. Call for upcoming event dates and times. This shop carries a full selection of premier fishing gear. Top-line products are offered from manufacturers such as Winston, Cortland and Sage. Other selected items from Spirit River, Simms, Orvis and Scientific Anglers are also available.
White Tanks Regional Park has over 30,000 acres of unbridled recreation space and untouched nature. One of those most fascinating aspects of this great outdoor park are the petroglyphs from past inhabitants. A variety of recreational activities can be done here from hiking, trail riding on horseback, to mountain biking. The picnic areas are perfect for an afternoon barbecue.
Maryvale Golf Course is an 18-hole facility designed by William Bell. The course features 6,500 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72 with a course rating of 69.8 and a slope of 115. Maryvale has become well-known for its excellent practice facilities and its popular junior golf school, which instructed many of Arizona's golf professionals. Maryvale Golf Course offers a medium-length layout which will reward good shots and provide a fun golf outing for everyone.
Established in 1988, Corona continues to offer high quality yet old-fashioned, rodeo-style fun. With a capacity of up to 3000 guests this is one Rodeo you won't want to miss. It all begins with a thrilling entry parade featuring Wild Bronco riding, precision high speed horse maneuvers and a heart-stopping 'Pass of Death.' All this is accompanied by a four piece Mariachi band. If this is not enough, then try the food counter with a choice of Mexican and Western ranch menus, it will definitely satisfy you.
Aguila Golf Course is the latest addition to Phoenix's roster of municipal golf courses. Designed by golf course architect Gary Panks, the $6.5 million, 210-acre facility features an 18-Hole Championship Course and a 9-hole, Par-3 Course. Both offer challenging layout and design. Aguila, surrounded by scenic mountain views and Phoenix's downtown skyline, welcomes all levels of golfers from amateur to expert (scratch) golfers. The 18-Hole Championship Course features three lakes coming into play on five holes, continuous cart paths, and four sets of tees. The Par-3 Course includes two teeing areas per hole, driving range and practice greens. Aguila Golf Course operates one half-hour before dawn until one half-hour after dusk, including holidays, year round.
Visit a sweet nine-hole public course that has satisfied little golf cravings for more than 30 years. A Milton Coggins design, this course offers 4,806 yards from long tees. Find a particularly interesting double-water challenge on the ninth hole. Tee times are accepted seven days in advance, and this facility offers an open guest policy. Glen Lakes Municipal Golf Course is a perfect little afternoon business-style course, which offers a clubhouse and driving range. Greens fees are seasonal. Rent a cart for an additional amount and call the pro-shop for reservations.