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Arizona Outback Adventures

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“bike rental”(27 reviews)
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Arizona Outback Adventures provides guided adventures across the American West. Our multi-day guided trips include hiking, biking, and multi-sport tours to some of the most beautiful places in the world including Grand Canyon National Park and...more
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17465 N 93rd St, Scottsdale, AZ 85255-6324
North Scottsdale
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed June 16, 2014

Standup paddle boarding 1/2 day trip was perfect. Jon Colby our tour guide was amazing, very punctual with pick up, adjusted the trip to our experience (which was non existent), great teacher, even showed us around downtown Scottsdale on our return. Would certainly recommend this...More

9  Thank Emily B
Annemarie M, Marketing Coordinator at Arizona Outback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2014

Hello! Thanks for your excellent review of our 1/2 day SUP tour. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with Jon. He's a wealth of knowledge in all things river related and an excellent teacher. We greatly appreciate your recommendation and hope to...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

I was shocked and disgusted to learn what pack horses go through on these trips that Arizona Outback Adventures books. Suffering and deprivation are commonplace for the horses, donkeys, and mules used to transport tourist gear in the Havasupai region of the Grand Canyon. They...More

3  Thank texlaw2
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Reviewed yesterday

Our guide,Dan Anderson, was terrific. He was knowledgeable about the canyon. He was helpful in carrying extra water and bandaging sore feet and blisters. Most importantly, he got us to the bottom and back to the top safely. He is a good motivater and enjoyable...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Tour guide Dan made our Grand Canyon/Phantom Ranch experience a wonderful adventure! His enthusiasm and love of the Canyon made our hike “do-able” as we are no spring chickens!!!On to the next adventure!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had an amazing time touring Havasupi with our amazing guides!! They even sang to us for our honeymoon! Very beautiful and unique experience! We would hight recommend this trip!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I rented a mountain bike (trek fuel ex). The communication with staff leading up to the rental was exceptional! The bike was in pristine riding condition, and they put requested pedals on. Fantastic people, great bikes. If you are in the are and want to...More

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SieraW7, Marketing Coordinator at Arizona Outback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to review your mountain bike rental experience. We're glad you were able to get everything you needed for your ride from our staff and we hope you had a great time out there on the trails! Come back soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, son and I went on the Phantom Ranch Excursion, and I definitely checked off a bucket list trip. AOA did an amazing job of making sure we had everything we needed and then some. As for our guide, I can't say enough about...More

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SieraW7, Marketing Coordinator at Arizona Outback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi there! So wonderful that you were able to check off this bucket list experience with the family! We are glad you had Izzy as a guide to help you explore the wonders of the Grand Canyon. We look forward to having you and your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Rented bikes for a group. The guys that dropped them off was there on time and very knowledgeable and helpfull

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SieraW7, Marketing Coordinator at Arizona Outback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for leaving a review of your bike rental trailhead delivery. We hope you had a great time out there!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a total of 20 minutes at AOA, but everybody was extremely nice and helpful and made an otherwise mundane bike rental a pleasure.

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SieraW7, Marketing Coordinator at Arizona Outback Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Although your visit was a short one, we thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your bike rental experience. We hope you come back again sometime soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were blessed to find the unique AOA 3 Women only hike to Phantom that was won by AOA in the NP system for the Grand Canyon. AOA scored 100% on each and every front. The Help Desk each time we senior women called was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The crew at Arizona Outback Adventures were great to work with. They answered questions quickly and are very knowledgeable. Great people to deal with.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

They have about 50 different rides with cue sheets and a map. Their bikes are new and in great condition. They include clean helmuts and water bottles as well as tools you might need with their rentals. The staff is friendly and offers good advice....More

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DJWAZ
October 25, 2018|
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Response from 370vincent | Reviewed this property |
The AOA three day rim to rim hike would be great if you are in good shape. They pick you up in Scottsdale, drive to the north rim, have dinner at the lodge, camp overnight, then hike to phantom ranch the next day. On the... More
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Response from James K | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact AOA directly. Your question was routed by Trip Advisor's computer to me, someone who just wrote a review.
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