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GREAT RESORTS Broaden Your HORIZONS These Phoenix resorts will have you rocking out, hanging ten, and saying salud! By Martha-Page Althaus Climb Time Situated on 250 acres at the base of Camelback Mountain, it's only natural that The Phoenician ( offers guided hikes up the Native Trails Slow it down and head to Koli Equestrian Center ( at the Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa ( 64 MARCH 2014 PHOTOS COURTESY OF VISIT PHOENIX rocky slopes. It's an aggressive climb to the summit and takes about two hours, but you're rewarded with spectacular valley and resort views. Hikes are offered a few mornings a week, year-round - and there's never been a better time to make the trek. The mountain's Echo Canyon Trailhead just reopened after a $4 million renovation, which includes better footing for hikers, plus new parking spaces and water fountains. For a different kind of climb, check into The Boulders ( and book a rock-climbing clinic. The resort is built around 12-million-year-old granite boulder formations, some as high as 75 feet, and expert guides help you scale them like a pro. The clinic is great for beginners, and no experience is needed.

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

US Airways - March 2014
Table of Contents
Perspective: CEO Letter
From the Editor
Making It Happen
Wine & Dine: Irish Whiskey
Connections: Everybody's Business
Great Escapes: Manchester, England
Great Escapes: Lisbon, Portugal
Adventure: Skiing in Alyeska, Alaska
Style Spotlight: Tee Time
Diversions: It's Just Lunch
Golf: Five Great Resorts
Gear Up: Going Green
Travel Feature: Winter Park, Florida
US Airways Feature: The Sky Is the Limit
University Spotlight: University of Dayton
Great Resorts: Phoenix
Special Section: Atlantic 10 Conference
Best of Health: Miami Beach Foot & Ankle Surgery
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 MarketPlaceĀ®
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Window or Aisle?

US Airways - March 2014