If you have not yet visited Pinetop Lakeside, Arizona, then you need to get there! This charming town has a lot to offer. In addition to its outdoor activities, this town offers a wide range of recreational amenities, including a spa. The Spa Estique was opened in 2002 and offers a variety of spa treatments and individual lockers for visitors. You can also use the spa’s steam room and jacuzzi, as well as its lounge, which serves refreshments and snacks.
There are 18 hiking trails in Pinetop-Lakeside, ranging in difficulty, smooth to rocky terrain, and short to long. The Panorama hike is a moderate eight-mile trek that rewards you with spectacular views of the surrounding area and Flagstaff’s San Francisco Peaks. Mountain biking enthusiasts will also find good trails in Pinetop-Lakeside. The area has beginner to advanced mountain biking trails that range in difficulty. You can explore the town by bike and stop at scenic overlooks along the way.
You can take a horse for a ride at the local Stables. The park also has 180 miles of forest trails. Horseback riding can cost from $10 to $80. The trails are easy to navigate, and you can enjoy a picnic while enjoying your ride. A trip to the nearby Twin Knolls Nature Center will also get you in touch with nature. And if you enjoy a little adventure, you can join one of the many fun family programs at the White Mountain Nature Center.
Among the many attractions in Pinetop-Lakeside, the Show Low Museum is a must-visit for visitors. Founded in 1995, this museum contains historical, cultural, and archaeological materials. The museum is only a ten-minute drive from Pinetop-Lakeside. The Show Low Historical Museum has two buildings with 16 rooms. It also features a scale replica of White Mountain, a miniature train set, and a jail cell.
If you want to experience luxury, you can choose a cabin on the grounds of the resort. This modern A-frame cabin features floor-to-ceiling windows, offering an exceptional view of the Ponderosa pines. During winter, guests can enjoy a cozy wood-burning stove and outdoor patio. The cabin also has a full kitchen with breakfast bar. It also has an outdoor patio, perfect for grilling and picnicking.
The town’s unique location is also a boon for outdoor activities. Nearby Rainbow Lake, a 116-acre man-made lake, is a great place to spend a day with the family. Fishing, hunting, tubing, and skiing are popular activities in this lake. You will feel as if you are on vacation in your own backyard! This lakeside cabin rental offers you the privacy and serenity of a home away from home.