Charming Clarkdale was Arizona's first planned company town and is home to the Verde Canyon railroad. Just 30 minutes from Sedona, Clarksdale has many restored homes, museums, monuments, and things to do on the nearby Verde River.
First thing on the agenda has to be a ride on the Verde Canyon railroad, which will take you winding past the river. This is perfect for spotting the bald eagles that reside around the area. The river and its surrounding area also provide kayaking, hiking, and cycling opportunities, plus more nature spotting. Tuzigoot National Monument is where you'll find the ruins of an old indigenous town. In town, the Arizona Copper Art Museum has some wonderful artifacts, and why not stroll around the town park with its famous gazebo. If you're into wine tasting, There are wineries here for tasting tours and private parties.
March through May is when you'll see beautiful flowers blooming around the area.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Clarkdale is in August, while the cheapest month is in July. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Clarkdale is in the high season in March. Clarkdale has its low season in August, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Clarkdale tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Clarkdale tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Clarkdale. The hottest month in Clarkdale is July, when temperatures peak at 112 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 24 ˚F. The wettest month in Clarkdale is June with 8.27 inches of rain, while the driest month is September with 0.05 inches of rain.