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flagstaff, AZ

issue no.4

April 2024


travelers experience 


let's raise the adrenaline and warm the soul

Northern AZ's hidden gems.

April is the perfect time to uncover Northern Arizona's hidden gems beyond the well-trodden tourist paths. From secluded waterfalls to off-the-beaten-path hiking trails, this region is brimming with secret spots waiting to be discovered. Head to the lesser-known corners of the Kaibab National Forest for a peaceful picnic by a hidden lake, or explore the mystical beauty of the slot canyons near Page. With the weather warming up and the crowds still thin, April offers a prime opportunity to venture off the main roads and into the heart of Northern Arizona's untouched wilderness. So grab a map, pack a lunch, and set out on an adventure to uncover the hidden treasures that await in April.

Riding in the Forest
Image by Nik Shuliahin 💛💙

Cultural Treasures: Exploring Native American Heritage in Northern Arizona.

April is the perfect time to delve into the rich cultural heritage of Northern Arizona's Native American communities. From the ancient ruins of the Navajo Nation to the vibrant art scene of Hopi villages, this region offers a glimpse into millennia-old traditions and customs. Visit the Navajo Nation's Monument Valley Tribal Park to marvel at iconic sandstone formations and learn about the Navajo way of life. Or immerse yourself in the artistry of the Hopi people at the annual Hopi Festival of Arts & Culture in Flagstaff. April in Northern Arizona is a time to celebrate and honor the enduring legacy of its indigenous peoples, making it an enriching experience for travelers interested in history and culture.

Thrills and Spills: Whitewater Rafting in Northern Arizona's Spring Rapids

As the snow begins to melt in the high country, April brings prime conditions for whitewater rafting in Northern Arizona. The roaring rapids of the Colorado River and Salt River offer adrenaline-pumping adventures for thrill-seekers of all levels. Whether you're navigating the legendary rapids of the Grand Canyon or exploring the scenic canyons of the Salt River, April promises an unforgettable journey through some of the most breathtaking landscapes in the American West. So gather your friends, book a guided trip, and get ready to experience the rush of whitewater rafting and kayaking in Northern Arizona this spring!


Chasing wildflowers.

April marks the beginning of a spectacular show of wildflowers in Northern Arizona. As the winter chill fades away, vibrant blooms carpet the landscape, turning it into a painter's palette of colors. From the iconic Grand Canyon to the lesser-known trails of Sedona, April offers a perfect opportunity to embark on a wildflower adventure. Whether you're a seasoned hiker or just looking for a leisurely stroll, Northern Arizona's trails promise breathtaking views and close encounters with nature's floral masterpieces. So grab your camera, lace up your hiking boots, and get ready to witness the magic of spring unfold before your eyes!

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Hotel Elev8 in Flagstaff is your basecamp for adventure in Northern Arizona. We are located centrally to the best that the area has to offer.

From the San Fransisco Peaks to Wupatki Indian Ruins, from Northern Az University to Walnut Canyon or beautiful Sedona...we are close to it all. Even the Grand Canyon is just 80 miles away. Within a few hours drive you can see such wonders as the Painted Desert,  Montezuma Castle, Tuzigoot National Monument and the Petrified Forest.


Feeling like taking in the local flavor? We are minutes from historic Rte 66 and Downtown Flagstaff which boasts fine eateries and amazing breweries.


Feeling adventurous? Winter is the time to visit the Arizona Snowbowl. Its just 20 minutes from our Hotel. And warm summer weather will inspire you to peek over the Oak Creek Canyon overlook which leads to a refreshing family day at Slide Rock State Park finishing up with an amazing dinner with a view in beautiful Sedona.


Hotel Elev8 was designed to make your visit a unique and comfortable experience. From our hip lobby to our spacious rooms this is the place to be. Plus, our rates are fantastic and our service is unparalleled.

Hotel Elev8

2285 E Butler Ave,

Flagstaff, AZ 86004

(928) 774-1821

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