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issue no.3

March 2024


travelers experience 


let's raise the adrenaline and warm the soul

Colorful Flowers

The Arboretum.

Explore Nature's Beauty at The Arboretum Opening!

Join us as we embark on a journey through the lush gardens, tranquil wetlands, sprawling meadows, and enchanting forests of The Arboretum in Flagstaff. Our doors are open for self-guided tours, inviting you to immerse yourself in the natural and native beauty of this stunning landscape from now until October.

Let the serenity of The Arboretum grounds enhance your practice and soothe your soul.

Feeling inspired? Unleash your creativity with our painting classes, available from June to July. Channel your inner Bob Ross as you capture the beauty of nature on canvas, guided by experienced instructors in the heart of Flagstaff's most picturesque setting.

And the excitement doesn't

end there! Check out our calendar of events for 2024 to discover a host of engaging activities and special events planned throughout the year.

Save the Date: 📅 May 1, 2024 📍 Location: The Arboretum – 4001 S Woody Mountain Rd 📞 For more information, call 928-774-1442

Don't miss out on the opportunity to reconnect with nature and create unforgettable memories at The Arboretum. We look forward to welcoming you to our sanctuary of natural wonders and endless adventures.

Easy as riding a bike.

Explore Flagstaff's Breathtaking Trails: A Cyclist's Paradise

Nestled amidst the picturesque landscape of northern Arizona, Flagstaff beckons adventurers with its winding trails, lush Ponderosa pines, and majestic Aspen trees. If you're seeking the ultimate biking experience, look no further than the trails of Flagstaff.

Picture yourself gliding through the pristine wilderness, surrounded by clean mountain air and breathtaking peak views. This isn't your average biking adventure - it's an unforgettable journey through some of Arizona's most stunning terrain.

With a wide variety of trails catering to all skill and fitness levels, Flagstaff offers something for everyone. Whether you're craving a leisurely family ride or a heart-pumping mountain ascent, you'll find the perfect trail to suit your needs.

It's no wonder that Flagstaff has earned recognition as a Silver Level Bicycle-Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists, joining the ranks of only 180 communities nationwide. From urban trail maps to safety tips, the City of Flagstaff provides resources to enhance your cycling experience and ensure your safety on the road.

So grab your bike, breathe in the fresh mountain air, and prepare for an adventure that will surpass all your expectations. Flagstaff's bicycle-friendly environment awaits, ready to take you on a journey you'll never forget.

Image by KBO Bike

These boots were made for walkin'.

Get ready to step back in time and explore the rich history of Flagstaff's iconic Route 66 with the exciting new pedestrian audio tour, Walk This Talk - Route 66! This innovative tour takes you on a journey through Flagstaff's walkable Southside neighborhood, uncovering fascinating stories and significant landmarks along the original alignment of Route 66 on Phoenix Avenue and Mikes Pike.

Imagine strolling through the charming streets, guided by pedestrian scale signs that announce the history behind each location. From notable structures to events and influential figures, every stop along the way sheds light on the impact of Route 66 on Flagstaff's community and vice versa.

But here's where it gets even more exciting - each of the ten tour stops invites you to dial a toll-free phone number to hear captivating pre-recorded histories narrated by none other than Hollywood actor and Flagstaff native, Ted Danson! Local writer Rose Houk lends her voice to guide you through the tour stops, providing insights into the general history of Southside and the significance of Route 66 in downtown Flagstaff.

The adventure begins just outside the entry doors of the Visitor's Center on the north side, offering an enticing glimpse into what awaits. From there, you'll follow the path through Southside, soaking in the sights and stories until you reach the intersection of Mikes Pike and Milton Road.

Don't miss this unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the vibrant history of Flagstaff and Route 66, brought to life by the voices of Hollywood and local talent. Grab your walking shoes, dial in, and get ready for an unforgettable journey through time and nostalgia. It's time to Walk This Talk - Route 66!


What next?

Discover Flagstaff: Your Gateway to Adventure

Nestled along the iconic Route 66, within the historic downtown train station, lies the Flagstaff Visitor Center – your ultimate resource for all things travel-related. Whether you're a seasoned explorer or a first-time visitor, our center is here to enhance your Flagstaff experience with personalized travel information and an array of amenities.

Step inside and immerse yourself in a world of adventure. Our knowledgeable staff is on hand to provide insider tips, recommendations, and personalized assistance to ensure your visit is nothing short of extraordinary. From must-see attractions to hidden gems off the beaten path, we've got you covered.

But that's not all – our gift shop boasts a diverse selection of Flagstaff and train-themed souvenirs and clothing, perfect for commemorating your journey through this historic city. Browse through a treasure trove of books, maps, Route 66 memorabilia, locally-crafted items, and "made in the USA" gifts, each offering a unique piece of Flagstaff's rich heritage.

And for a truly unforgettable keepsake, don't forget to bring your pennies for our souvenir penny smasher. Press your memories into a tangible token and carry a piece of Flagstaff with you wherever you go.

Join us at the Flagstaff Visitor Center, open Monday to Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please note that we are closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.

Experience the charm and hospitality of Flagstaff firsthand – stop by the Visitor Center and let your adventure begin!

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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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