Arizona summers are notoriously hot. 2020 recorded the state’s hottest ever summer, with temperatures averaging 96 degrees. However, Lake Havasu topped that in 1994 with an intense 128 degrees, ranking as the hottest day in the state of Arizona ever recorded. The period between May and September is typically accompanied by heat-related illnesses, with about 3,000 people visiting emergency rooms each year. If you’re planning an exciting getaway to the Grand Canyon state, here are a couple of ways you can stay safe in the Arizona heat.
Nestled away on “Arizona’s West Coast”, Lake Havasu is the perfect getaway destination. The lake’s origin stems from the construction of the Parker Dam from 1934 to 1938, creating a 450-mile shoreline. Known as Arizona’s prime watersport destination, Lake Havasu offers visitors a wide array of water activities. Here’s a look at Lake Havasu’s top five water activities you can explore.
Have some family fun together this year during spring break without busting your budget. Keep reading to discover 15 family-friendly spring break ideas that are sure to please your kids. Get back to basics and keep spring break simple and budget-friendly this year.
School is out, vacation options are limited this year, and many working folks have had to take time off to adjust to working from home or even prepping for homeschool in the fall. A few days to unplug really comes at a premium and we all deserve a getaway. So this year instead of planning a trip for your one or two weeks of vacation think about taking advantage of a weekend. Whether it be a quick getaway in the family RV or an adventure-filled lakeside resort stay, there is enough time for travel, relaxation, and fun any weekend. Here’s how to make the most of a weekend getaway.
With the start of a fresh new season coming our way, Lake Havasu prepares for an influx of visitors of old and new! To make this lake season even more exciting, we are rolling out some fresh Havasu Springs designs and we are excited to share them with our friends and guests. Our new designs arrive at the Outer Harbor store at the end of March and to get everyone excited we’ve decided to hold a 2020 apparel Havasu Springs throwback T-shirt contest!
Having a vacation getaway is no top secret desire. We all want the perfect location to escape to where the grass looks greener when life gets rough. We host an incredible variety of vacation homes on Lake Havasu that go unnoticed every single day. With our on-sight vacation homes, there is so much more to experience than just a simple getaway.
Every year around this time, we are reminded of the variety of spring break festivities that Lake Havasu has to offer, and for those families that are looking to travel during this time of year, we have you covered! Being one of Lake Havasu’s oldest resorts owned and operated by a local Lake Havasu family since 1967, we understand the importance of family time well spent and the value that a Lake Havasu Spring Break trip can bring for years to come. Why not plan your trip at a spring break family resort!
If you’re looking for pet-friendly accommodations in Lake Havasu, look no further! When making plans to head out of town whether it be for a couple of days or an extended vacation, pets are amongst one of the biggest challenges we humans face before deciding to travel. Do you bring your furry best friend along for an outdoor getaway adventure in Lake Havasu, or do you find a sitter, pet hotel, or ask a family friend to care for your slobbery sidekick?
A winter Havasu getaway can be just the ticket for those of us with busy lives that are in much need of an escape. There is no better time to take advantage of some freedom than the winter months when kids are on break! The phone calls and emails have slowed down at the office and Lake Havasu is nice and quiet.
If you don’t have the option of storing your boats and personal watercraft, in a dry storage yard or garage then it is important to take the proper steps associated with these Top 3 Boat Winterization Steps! We chatted with the boys down in our Outer Harbor Boat Repair Shop to get some valuable insight into what steps you don’t want to forget to take. After all, when that Spring feeling is back in the air you don’t want to miss one minute to get out there and enjoy Lake Havasu.