Lake Havasu City, Arizona


2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

4 Votes - "Most Fun"
1 Votes - "Best for Geocaching"


Also known as “Arizona’s Playground”, Lake Havasu City enjoys 300 days of sunshine a year. Those who relish the outdoors will have a great time at this adventurous hotspot, where fishing and hiking are everyday activities. Those looking to fish can expect to catch black (large and small-mouth) bass, striper, panfish and catfish.

Lake Havasu is a great waterfront experience for families. It offers beautiful sandy lake beaches and clean, clear, fresh water with little to no waves. Water temperatures are ideal for cooling off in the summer, and lukewarm into the fall. Beaches are dog--and boat--friendly. Recreation-wise, the city is also known for its off-road trails, sand dunes, canyons, and open desert for you to explore at your own pace. If you want a taste of all the city has to offer, try an Arizona Adventure Tour, where you’ll see amazing views and learn the stories behind them.

If you’re looking for gambling thrills in the Southwest without the chaos and hassle of Las Vegas, look no further than Lake Havasu City. It’s home to Havasu Landing Casino Lakeside Resort and Bluewater Resort and Casino. Casual gamers and serious gamblers can enjoy themselves here, with options from simple slots to card rooms with blackjack or poker.

For shoppers, Lake Havasu City has plenty of one-of-a-kind shops as well as bigger name chain stores. The Island Fashion Mall is unique in its location, with restaurants overlooking the Bridgewater Channel.

Well, for one Havasu faces west. Nice sunsets over the lake. The layout of this place makes for easy and enjoyable getting around Town on a bike or whatever means of travel you wish. makes for a pleasant day!
Reviewed by rolsen
on September 17, 2012
Visitors are gifts that Lake Havasu City treasure.
Reviewed by yarnoc
on September 17, 2012
Great town! Love living here.
Reviewed by tschulenberg
on September 17, 2012
Where else can one go for fun, sun and water. We have beautiful sunrises and sunset, ample beach lines, boat shows & races, car show and funny car races. The temperature is almost always perfect (except when it's 120 degrees). The people are friendly and are here to welcome all.
Reviewed by InvasiveKat
on September 17, 2012
Friendliest people around!
Reviewed by wheelerl
on September 17, 2012
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