Camping at Mittry Lake Geoff Montgomery



Stay updated with local happenings, new business openings, upcoming events, and more with the Visit Yuma blog. Our blog articles are written by the Visit Yuma staff, fellow Yumans, and other contributors. If you have an idea you would like to share or have an article you would be interested in featuring on our website, please send info to for consideration.
Roger Naylor Author
Roger Naylor

I explore Arizona one hiking trail and one restaurant at a time.

Snow on the Saguaros

While there’s no way to know what to expect in 2021, things are already feeling much more hopeful. After all, it has rained in the desert. And even snowed! Hallelujah! A series of storms rolled across Arizona and let loose a torrent of moisture. After months of a cactus-killing drought we finally…

Read More

Eat, Drink and Be Merry in Arizona

It seems like nothing has gone unscathed in 2020 so why should the holidays be any different? Now the Year That Never Seems to End has come for our lights and displays. Almost every November I write the holiday events article for the Arizona Republic. It’s a roundup of activities that take place…

Read More