Superior is an outdoor enthusiasts dream! With destinations like the Boyce Thompson Arboretum and an expansive landscape offering beautiful vistas along hiking, biking, and rock climbing paths, Superior is one of Arizona's best locations to experience the outdoors.
PLAN YOUR ADVENTURE
Your adventure starts here.
If you love unspoiled nature and rich heritage — Superior is a picturesque largely undiscovered gem that offers pristine desert experiences at the world-renowned Boyce Thompson Arboretum, top-notch outdoor adventures in an epic setting, unique annual festivals put on by a forward-thinking community, an authentic budding culinary and art scene, and educational opportunities for the entire family. It’s simply Superior to be surrounded by majestic mountain life.
Whatever your adventure of choice is from a restoring day hike to a challenging rock climb, to the adrenaline rush of a bike race, Superior has got you covered. All the pieces are in place for an epic Arizona desert experience. Superior is tucked into a rugged and pristine desert mountain landscape that will leave you breathless. Come make life long memories in the gorgeous high desert of Superior.
Superior is a place of peace with a sense of security and an air of ambition that inspires and energizes all who visit. Here you will find magical events that celebrate burros, prickly pears and mining. It would be hard to keep a smile off your face while attending these wonderful events put on by a loving family oriented community.
FOOD + DRINK
After a long day of exploring attractions and perusing downtown shops fuel up in one of Superior's locally-owned food and drink establishments. Settle in and enjoy something authentic in our budding culinary scene from fresh food markets to unique dining spaces featuring menus full of family recipes.
When it comes to quality of life Superior has it covered. Locals welcome you like family. Discover authenticity in a place where history is celebrated through art. You will find a plethora of outlets for artistic representation of Arizona’s history and the beauty of our heritage. Whether you’re into art galleries or antiquing, Superior has a variety of options to appreciate the arts. Get familiar with and enjoy the peaceful pace of life in Superior.
Take a deep breath and begin your next adventure amongst the rugged natural beauty by staying the night. With all the outdoor appeal, quirky community attractions, and delicious restaurants you can’t miss while exploring; you should really plan to spend a few nights in one of the unique lodging options in the community.
It can be surprising to discover such a forward-thinking community in the breathtakingly beautiful mountain town of Superior. You will be welcomed in as one of the family here as Superior is deeply committed to the next generation. The opportunities for entrepreneurs that are ready to fall in love with Superior are ripe for the picking. Make your mark in a cultural revival of a special place that values peaceful living, natural beauty, and it’s history — not only the past but making it today.