Experience the Local Attractions in Fort McDowell
Situated northeast of Scottsdale, Mesa, Tempe and Phoenix, the Radisson Fort McDowell provides guests a desert oasis within reach of city sights. Outdoors lovers should pack their hiking shoes and tackle Camelback and McDowell mountains, or enjoy an underwater adventure with a swim at Saguaro Lake. For a more cosmopolitan experience, make the easy drive into the cities to cheer on the Chicago Cubs during spring training at Hohokam Stadium, tour Old Town Scottsdale's various art galleries or meet the endangered Arabian oryx at the Phoenix Zoo. There's also plenty of fun to be had on-site, from Jeep tour and cowboy games with Fort McDowell Adventures to championship golf at We-Ko-Pa Golf Club to keno and poker at the casino.
Visit these local attractions in Fort McDowell and nearby communities:
- Fort McDowell Casino (adjacent)
Try your luck at the resort's on-site casino, featuring keno, bingo, daily poker tournaments, 775 slot machines and live weekend entertainment.
Phone: +1 (800) 843-3678
- Fountain Hills Theater (11.9 miles)
This non-profit, community theater offers entertaining plays and musicals throughout the year, as well as hosts special events like the Jazz in the Hills concert series.
Phone: +1 (480) 837-9661
- Hohokam Stadium (21 miles)
Call and reserve a tour time of this 12,500-seat stadium, home to the Chicago Cubs during Cactus League Spring Training and the Mesa Solar Sox of the Arizona Fall League.
Phone: +1 (480) 644-4451
- McDowell Mountain Regional Park (11.9 miles)
Set in the Verde River basin, this scenic park has more than 50 miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding.
Phone: +1 (480) 471-0173
- Mesa Amphitheatre (21.9 miles)
Concertgoers love this 4,950-seat outdoor amphitheatre. Check the schedule to see what live music shows or events are happening during your stay.
Phone: +1 (480) 644-2560
- Old Town Scottsdale (25.1 miles)
Strolling through the streets of Old Town Scottsdale, you'll discover quirky boutiques, 120 art galleries, local museums and unique restaurants.
Phone: +1 (480) 312-3111
- River of Time Museum (13.4 miles)
Learn about the history of Fountain Hills and the Lower Verde River Valley at this charming museum.
Phone: +1 (480) 837-2612
- We-Ko-Pa Golf Club (on-site)
Show off your swing at the resort's on-site golf club, which features two challenging courses and gorgeous mountain views.
Phone: +1 (480) 836-9000
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