Click on the points in the map above to learn more about our selections for "Best of the Southwest." Red dots represent 2010 selections. Blue dots represent 2009 selections.
Best of the Southwest
Play hide-and-seek deep in the U.S. Southwest.
Raft a Class IV river in the desert, hike into the Grand Canyon for some yoga, get tipsy on Sedona’s new wine trail.
Rappel hidden canyons of the Colorado, ride the only heli-accessed skiing in the Lower 48, raft the Southwest’s best runs in one trip.
Bike Moab’s new king trail, kayak Lake Powell from a houseboat, cruise the newly open Navajo Nation.
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