Category Archives: Payson Rocks

The Payson Maverick–Not Just a Gas Station Anymore

Payson has a new Maverick, and it’s not a gas station! Nestled in the Swiss Village Plaza, a couple of doors north of  La Sierra Mexican food, is a hidden gem called The Maverick,  a steak and barbeque joint that you won’t regret … Continue reading

Wild Rides and Other Fun in Payson

Today,  September 7, 2014,  in Payson, Arizona, you get a boatload of entertainment at the Payson Event Center (right across from the Casino on the southernmost edge of town….) First of all, the Northern Arizona Gila County Fair is in … Continue reading

Great Video on Payson!

Rodeo Days in Payson!

MY BUCKET LIST 1) Go to a rodeo 1) Go to the best small town rodeo in the country 1) Go to the best small town rodeo in the country that was founded by a real cowboy in the 1800’s … Continue reading

Guess Where I Am?

I am sitting here in Payson Arizona on a lovely Friday afternoon, enjoying both the free wifi and a delicious iced coffee….. at Dimi Espresso! 612 N. Beeline Hwy Open from  7 am to 6 pm Monday through Friday, 8 am to … Continue reading

Wine Tasting at the Tonto Natural Bridge on August 4th

Have you ever wanted to visit the Tonto Natural Bridge but have never had the time?  From 5-9 pm on August 4th, the Friends of Tonto Natural Bridge will be hosting an event there.  There will be live music, art … Continue reading

Don’t You Just Love the Monsoons? :-)

20 Things I’ll Bet You Didn’t Know About Payson…

Ok, so you’ve heard of Payson, Arizona.  You are pretty sure that it is up in the mountains somewhere and you think that it might have a few pine trees.  You might even know that it’s a bit cooler than … Continue reading

Mountain High Coffee Works

Mountain High Coffee Works, formerly Wolf Den Espresso, is the place to go for great coffee, free wifi, and entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights. Located at 612 N Beeline Highway (in the Swiss Village shopping plaza), it’s a great place … Continue reading

The L.A. Times Forgets to Mention the Best Town in Arizona :-)

I just read an article, “100 cool places in Arizona” in the L.A. Times today.*  The article does list a lot of great places, but something is definitely missing. Payson!!!! Payson Arizona is a gem, a beautiful oasis for those who want a … Continue reading