The town of Show Low is located in Navajo County, in the state of Arizona. This is in the United States of America. If you choose to spend your holidays in Show Low, you will be able to enjoy some of the most awe-inspiring natural attractions of the USA - including The Grand Canyon - plus there will always be a good choice in the way of activities to get involved in. With a population of around 18,000 inhabitants, Show Low is large enough to offer a good choice in the way of self catering accommodation. Expect to find well appointed and extremely comfortable apartments in the main town itself and cabins in the more rural areas which will be equipped to the same high standards.
Many people simply love to spend a few days relaxing in their comfortable self catering accommodation in Show Low. This is a real opportunity to chill and recharge those batteries. However, for when you decide it is time to get involved in more in the way of physical activity, there are plenty to choose between in this part of Arizona. For a start, the town is surrounded by extensive forests and this is one of the few areas left on our planet where you can feel as though you are in a wilderness environment. Some of the activities to consider include swimming, hiking, fishing, mountain biking, canoeing and white-water rafting and horse riding.
As your holidays in Show Low will be based in such an ideal part of Arizona state, there will be a good number of fantastic attractions and destinations to visit. For a start, some of the local national parks on your doorstep to visit include The Petrified Forest National Park, Sitgreaves National Park; and the big one: The Grand Canyon National Park is only a couple of hours’ drive away. You must visit this wonderful natural attraction whilst in this part of America! Some of the towns to pay a visit include Flagstaff, Winslow and the state’s biggest city, Phoenix.
Some people on their holidays in Show Low can actually be a little caught out by the weather. They may presume that it is going to be blisteringly hot like Phoenix, however, it is during the night when temperatures can plummet significantly. This can even be the case in the summer. Daytime averages in the summer can easily hit the low-thirties degrees Celsius, but at night they often drop to around 10 degrees or even lower. Winters see averages between 7 and 12 degrees, with regular lows sub-zero. Also, snowfall does occur here in the winter on a couple of days per month.
The most convenient airport for your holidays in Show Low will be at Phoenix Sky Harbor (PHX). British Airways operates regular flights to Phoenix and these depart from London Heathrow (LHR). You may then wish to arrange a hired car for collection from the airport. This will be ideal for your onward drive to the self catering accommodation in Show Low.