Water in the desert? You bet! And we’ve got plenty of ways for you to make a splash in Scottsdale’s nearby rivers and lakes.
River rafting near Scottsdale runs the gamut from calm-water floats to thrilling runs on class III and IV rapids. Kayaking, canoeing and tubing are other popular ways to explore the beautiful Salt and Verde rivers. Nearby lakes offer boat, jet ski, canoe and kayak rentals. And for anglers, our waterways offer a bounty that includes largemouth bass, bluegills, crappie and yellow bass.
Dive into our Water Adventure Tips, then start planning your wet and wild adventure today!