Scottsdale Journals

Great City of Scottsdale

A June 2005 trip to Scottsdale by gossencj

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Great City of Scottsdale

Overview

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The things that Scottsdale is known for is its great golfing, shopping, art and dining. Pretty much everything you could want in a vacation is in Scottsdale. No matter what you do in Scottsdale, you will enjoy yourself. See further down for details on things to do, places to eat, and anything you may want to know.

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Best Way To Get Around:

You definitely need a car to get around Scottsdale, as it is so large and spread out. Public transportation is good but will take a while to get anywhere. Rent a car if you're flying in!

McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

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Attraction

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This place has quickly become a great Scottsdale landmark. The McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park lets kids have so much fun while bringing adults back to their childhood. There is a large train that will take you on a 1-mile train ride through the park. In addition, there is a carousal for the kids (and adults). Each of these is very inexpensive at $1 per ride. Make a day out of it and take a picnic lunch, enjoy the outdoors, and eat at one of the picnic benches. Then let your kids play on one of the playgrounds. For adults, there is a railroad museum with miniature railroads and history. Here is a list of all the attractions McCormick-Stillman Park has: Two Navajo hogans Xeriscape arboretu...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on June 22, 2005

McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park
7301 East Indian Bend Road
Scottsdale, Arizona 85250
+1 480 312 2312

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gossencj

gossencj
Tucson, Arizona