Payson sits on top of a ridge known as the Mogollon Rim.This quaint town, out of the heat of the Phoenix area Valley of the Sun, is a weekend destination as well as a vibrant community of full-time residents. The rim provides plenty of opportunity for majestic views, whether you are a hiker or take the auto route, and Payson offers residents a touch of Western flair and pine forests of the Arizona White Mountains.
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Learn about geology! Payson is home to beautiful national forests and state parks. The Sitgreaves National Forest Mogollon Rim Visitor's Center lets you feel as though you are standing in the sky from the safety of the back deck. The Tonto Natural Bridge State Park will have you hiking beneath a huge, naturally formed rock bridge complete with waterfall.
Affordable homes in an ideal location! Payson is an ideal location for getting out of the summer heat of southern Arizona. Neighborhoods here offer plenty to choose from. Whether you rent to own in peaceful Whispering Pines or you are looking for a horse-ready property in Freedom Acres, you will surely find your little slice of paradise in Payson.
Unique and fascinating shops! Payson may be rural, but the shops provide plenty of opportunity for Sunday antiquing or looking for that perfect, unique gift. The Green Mountain Emporium is chock full of just about anything you've been looking for. The Pioneer Village Trading Post offers a similar experience with a Western flair. Locals even say that an episode of Grizzly Adams was shot here.
Enjoy four seasons, even in Arizona! There's no better place to enjoy fall foliage in Arizona than in Mogollon Rim Country. Be sure to take the Rim Road and stop at one of the many scenic vistas to take in the golden aspens. When the weather starts getting cold, and the Sunrise Park Resort seems too far to go skiing, join the adult volleyball league. Check out Payson's Parks and Recreation website for information on other sports leagues.
Home values are rising! According to Zillow, in the last year home values in Payson have risen 4.8 percent. This bodes well for this tiny community, as locals from the Valley of the Sun are discovering the peace, beauty and healthful climate of the rim. Payson also boasts local festivals such as the world's oldest continuous rodeo, the August Doin's and the Gila County Fair.
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