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I'm excited to announce my new book, The Kachina Accord, has been published. This is the second book in the Jason Holt series. Click here for more details.






Who are the Experience Arizona Adventurers?

Matt Marine

Matt Marine is an Arizona resident who loves exploring Arizona's wonderful outdoor adventures. To find out more about Matt, click the link below.

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Cat-Dog

Cat-Dog is my faithful trail companion. Her real name is Cammie. Why do I call her Cat-Dog?

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Interns

Nick Smallwood

The more I experience Arizona, the more I realize how lucky I am to live in such an amazing place! From snowcapped-mountains to saguaro laden deserts, the serene beauty of Arizona never ceases to amaze me. Through my passions for photography and writing, as well as my thirst for adventure, I hope to take you along on an exciting new journey across this wonderful land

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See Intern Page for previous interns

 


It's a Jeep Thing
Jeep people are awesome, but we do have our idiosyncrasies. Join me as we look at the humorous side of owning and loving Jeeps.

Feature Adventures
Want to try something different? These stories showcase a wide varitey of unique adventures that allow you to experience them first hand!



Portrait Photography
A collection of photo galleries showcasing my portrait photography - typically portraits with a slight twist.

My first book. It's a mystery called Devil's Moon and has already received outstanding reviews. Set in Sedona, Devil's Moon offers anyone who enjoys a good mystery (or who just loves Arizona) a great read.

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I'm excited to announce my new book, Kokopelli Harvest, has been published. Click here for more details.


Outdoor Adventures based on Offroad Exploration!

Arizona N2O - The Lighter Side of Experience Arizona

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Disclaimer

Read the Experience Arizona Disclaimer before attempting any of our adventures. Check with local authorities (FS, BLM, etc.) before heading out on any adventures for updates road conditions, closures, etc.

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Road Closures

Trails and roads listed within this site may be closed at any time by the Forest Service, private property owners or other governmental agencies. It is your responsibility to verify state of trail prior to attempting to run it.

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Disclaimer
4WD Trail Ratings
Bike Trail Ratings
Hiking Trail Ratings
How to read Ratings
Who are the Arizona Adventurers?

New Adventures

4WD

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Mountain Biking

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Hiking

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About Experience Arizona

Experience Arizona is Arizona's premier outdoor adventure site.

Experience Arizona offers detailed information on hiking, mountain biking and four-wheeling in the beautiful state of Arizona. And More!

- Our Quick Trip Reports (QTR's) offer a wide variety of unique adventures you can use to discover Arizona
- Experience Arizona Memory Project: old pictures telling stories (mostly humorous) from the past
- Reviews on the latest gear, books and more
- Feature stories on a wide variety of adventures in Arizona
- Experience Arizona Photo Galleries: stories and places through pictures
- Information you can use like: permits, weather and links to other interesting websites
- An interactive adventure map to quickly find a new adventure

You can read about Matt, his other adventures and books he's published by going to the About Matt page
Although we do our best to make sure you have a fun and safe adventure, please read our disclaimer and trail ratings pages before attempting any adventure shown here. By using this site you acknowledge that Experience Arizona takes no responsibility for the information contained herein or to your safety.

Disclaimer

All of the activities shown within this site are potentially dangerous.  Failure to understand the risks involved and take proper precautions could result in serious injury or death.  We take no responsibility for your safety if you decide to attempt the adventures described herein – try them at your own risk!

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4WD Trail Ratings

Planning on taking a 4WD trip? Please check the trail rating of the adventure you're taking and then the 4WD trail rating guide to ensure you and your vehicle are up to the challenge. You don't want to ruin your adventure by taking on more than you're able. Click on the link below for the 4WD trail rating guide.

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Bike Trail Ratings

Mountain biking is an exciting way to spend a day or afternoon. Please check the trail rating of the trail you're taking and then the mountain bike trail rating guide to ensure you're up to the challenge. You don't want to ruin your adventure by taking on more than you're able. Click on the link below for the mountain bike trail rating guide.

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Hike Trail Ratings

There's no better way to spend a day hiking in Arizona's wild beauty. Before you do, please check the trail rating of the trail you're taking and then the hiking trail rating guide to ensure you're up to the challenge. You don't want to ruin your adventure by taking on more than you're able. Click on the link below for the hiking trail rating guide.

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How to read Trail Ratings

What does 4 out of 5 stars mean? And what's the deal with the fear rating? Click on the link below to check out all there is to know about the Experience Arizona rating system.

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Who are the Arizona Adventurers?

Matt Marine

Matt Marine is an Arizona resident who loves exploring Arizona's wonderful outdoor adventures. To find out more about Matt, click the link below.

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Cat-Dog

Cat-Dog is a my faithful trail companion. Her real name is Cammie. Why do I call her Cat-Dog?

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Who is Offroad Passport?

Offroad Passport is an online portal for explorers! We offer a helpful free community forum for outdoor and offroad discussion topics. Plan adventures, share your latest experiences, read reviews, or ask technical questions.

Our Premium Club features trips to exciting backcountry destinations. From day trips to full expeditions, as well as camping, hiking and more - there’s something for every enthusiast.

Visit our site to join us on an overland journey or just follow along virtually with entertaining trip reports and spectacular photography!