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explore it easy to spend a day on the water. The four Chain Lakes - Roosevelt, Apache, Canyon, and Saguaro - feed into one another, creating a convenient playground for Jet Skiing, waterskiing, or socializing on pontoon boats. All these lakes and rivers add up to a water wonderland that's ripe for adventure, or simply a refreshing getaway. For the full story - from A to Z - go to or call 866.806.8230. Your Story, From A to Z In Arizona, it's going to be refreshing - and wet. ★ 36 FEBRUARY 2014 PHOTOS (CLOCKWISE FROM LEFT) COURTESY OF ARIZONA OFFICE OF TOURISM (2) AND BY DAN SHEWMAKER (2) Clockwise from above: Jet Skiing on Lake Havasu; Lake Powell houseboat; the London Bridge and watersports galore in Lake Havasu Here's something that's not so obvious about the Grand Canyon State : There's plenty of water to quench your thirst for a cool getaway. The image of a dry, dusty desert just doesn't hold up when you consider the state has 128 lakes and rivers - including the mighty Colorado. Coupled with a mild climate year round, Arizona is the ideal destination for water adventures from kayaking to houseboating to rafting. On the shoreline of the Colorado River in western Arizona, Lake Havasu boasts 60 continuous miles of lake and river waterways. While the lake is known as the "Jet Ski Capital of the World," Havasu is also ideal for diving into dining and nightlife right on the water. But Arizona's ultimate aquatic playground just may be sprawling Lake Powell. At 180 miles long and more than 400 feet deep, it's the second-largest manmade lake in the U.S. Powell also features 2,000 miles of shoreline - that's a lot of real estate! In fact, it's more than the combined shoreline of the Pacific Coast states. It's also a luxury houseboater's dream, and you can spend weeks exploring its labyrinthine canyons and secluded coves. Phoenix and the Valley of the Sun also make

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - February 2014

Table of Contents
CEO Letter
From the Editor
Did You Know?
Making It Happen
Diversions: Public Markets
Diversions: Celebration of Fine Art in Scottsdale
Diversions: The Philadelphia Mint
Style Spotlight: Cruise Control
Adventure: Skiing Salt Lake City
Adventure: Arizona Wet & Wild
Gear Up: Workout Tools
US Airways: History of African Americans in Aviation
Travel Feature: Eleuthera in the Bahamas
Great Tastes: Phoenix Dining
University of California at San Diego
Celebrate Black History Month: HBCUs
Best of Health: Desert Institute for Spine Care
Best of Health: Miami Beach Foot & Ankle Surgery
Visit Tri-Valley, California
Must Read: I'll Take You There by Greg Kot
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
Video Entertainment
Audio Entertainment
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Giving: The Hope Takes Flight Campaign
Window or Aisle?

US Airways - February 2014