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Exploring Family Fun In Lake Havasu City

Exploring Family Fun In Lake Havasu City

By Nicole Matheson Lake Havasu City isn't just a destination for tourists, but a thriving community with loads to do for families if they know where to look. Between its beautiful parks and hiking trails to enjoy in the cooler months and the family activity centers for indo

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Exploring Havasu: Lake Havasu Provides Perfect Setting For Kayaking

Exploring Havasu: Lake Havasu Provides Perfect Setting For Kayaking

By Nicole Matheson Summer is in full swing in Lake Havasu City, and that means the lake has become a focal point for water sports and activities. This includes kayaking, a popular pastime that just about anyone can enjoy — with the right instruction. RiverScene spoke with lo

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Exploring Havasu: Cactus Gardens In Lake Havasu City

Exploring Havasu: Cactus Gardens In Lake Havasu City

By Samantha Zasadil As fall approaches and the temperatures cool, Lake Havasu City and the surrounding area is the perfect place for long walks and hiking. There are two cactus gardens in Havasu the provide walkers with both a local natural horticultural experience but also

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Exploring Havasu: The Bridgewater Channel

Exploring Havasu: The Bridgewater Channel

By Grace Usher During the mid-1960s, Robert McCulloch devised a masterplan to bring his new community development to the next level. His vision combined the rough beauty of the desert the promise of a modern city for its residents. [caption id="attachment_10507" align="alig

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Exploring Havasu: Experience The Tranquility Of Mesquite Bay

Exploring Havasu: Experience The Tranquility Of Mesquite Bay

By Karley Glover/LHHS RiverScene  Located off London Bridge Road, the isolated sanctuary of Mesquite Bay is a tranquil area that offers a variety of ways to enjoy Lake Havasu’s natural beauty. Among several activities, the still waters of Mesquite Bay provide an ideal la

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Exploring Havasu: SARA Park BMX Raceway

Exploring Havasu: SARA Park BMX Raceway

The SARA Park BMX Raceway has undergone many maturations since it was built in the early 1990s. The most recent upgrades to the track happened two years ago when it was rebuilt from the ground up. The asphalt turns, however remained in place. The BMX track is approximately a q

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Exploring Havasu: Havasu 95 Speedway

Exploring Havasu: Havasu 95 Speedway

Lake Havasu City’s SARA Park is home to Havasu 95 Speedway, one of only three paved oval racetracks in the entire state of Arizona, the other two being Phoenix International Raceway in Avondale, and Tucson Speedway in Tucson. [caption id="attachment_19274" align="aligncenter

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Exploring Havasu: The Rodeo Grounds

Exploring Havasu: The Rodeo Grounds

Off State Route 95, nestled within the mountains and trails of SARA Park, lies the Lake Havasu Rodeo Grounds. The brainchild of long-time locals Dub and Dottie Campbell, it’s easy to find the grounds – simply turn off the highway onto Dub Campbell Parkway, and then turn onto

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Exploring Havasu: Ready To Launch Into Fourth Of July Week

Exploring Havasu: Ready To Launch Into Fourth Of July Week

Today marks the first day of a very busy Fourth of July week on Lake Havasu, as well as on the streets and roadways in Lake Havasu City. Boaters and motorists are advised to bring a lot of patience while navigating around the city and at the main public boat launch ramps that

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Exploring Havasu: Mohave County Library

Exploring Havasu: Mohave County Library

By Karley Glover/LHHS Journalism Student: While many know of the local Mohave County Library, many don’t know of everything the establishment has to offer. Despite the stereotype of a library being a building stacked to the ceiling with books, the library offers many diff

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