Category Archives: Great Outdoors


Movie in the Park


Enjoy a movie in the park at Desert Sun Stadium (Civic Center area). It’s FREE!

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Catfish Rodeo


This is a really great, FREE event that happens each year. It’s so fun!

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Fishing at the PAAC


I think we’ve all been wondering about that pond at the PAAC. It’s time to break it in! Come fishin’!

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Saddles of Joy Play Day


Saddles of Joy will hold a Play Day on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  It’s open to the public and FREE (Donations always appreciated.)!  I suggest you go early and just stay as long as you can handle the heat.  Wear your hats and take plenty of water and sunscreen…an umbrella is a […]

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Full Moon Hike


Bring water, flashlight, and a good attitude!

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Outdoor Experience for Kids Ages 8-15


If your child likes the outdoors and wants to have the ultimate outdoor experience here in Yuma, this might be it. From June 6 – June 8 kids ages 8 – 15 can experience archery, kayaking, fishing, and more. It’s from 7 – 11 each morning and the cost is just $33. Call (928) 373-5200 […]

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FREE Kids to Park Day


From 6-8 p.m. all are welcome to the West Wetlands to enjoy fun with families. This is a FREE event. There will be hot dogs and water while they last. There will also be games and activities happening.

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FREE Entrance to National Parks This Weekend


The National Park Service just turned 100 years old! Celebrate the start of our second century by visiting a park in 2017. During ten days of the year, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer FREE admission to everyone. I think there are around 25 in Arizona. Mark your calendar […]

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FREE Fishing Clinic at Mittry Lake


The Rod & Gun Club is hosting this FREE fishing clinic at Mittry Lake for kids up to 16 years of age. If you can hold the pole, you’re old enough! Hahaha.  

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Free Entrance Days in the National Parks


The National Park Service turns 100 years old in 2016 and they want everyone to join the party! On 16 days in ’16, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone. Mark your calendar for these entrance fee–free dates in 2016: January 18: Martin Luther King Jr. […]

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