Outdoor Sports & Recreation
With an average yearly temperature of 70⁰F and plenty of sunshine there is no shortage of outdoor sports and recreational activities in and around Casa Grande, including those listed here:
An all-star attraction for any adrenaline lover, Skydive Arizona is one of the world’s largest skydiving centers. Experience breathtaking views of uninhabited desert from 13,000 feet in the air with jumps designed for every skill level. Land-goers can also choose to enjoy a day at the Jumping Facility with their swimming pool, basketball court, and shaded park. Skydive Arizona even has a campsite for traveling jumpers.
casa grande mountain trails
Up for a challenging yet beautiful hike? The Casa Grande Mountain Trails offer one of the best ways to experience the stunning scenery of the Sonoran Desert. With over 18 miles of trails, guests can choose to climb the rocky and rugged mountain to the high point of 2,350 ft. or wander through vegetation that is specifically unique to Arizona.
dave white municipal golf course
Beautiful mountain views and mature trees accent this Par 72 course. With paved cart paths and a recently updated irrigations system, you will be pleased with the 6,651 yards of this wonderful golf experience.
grande sports world
Grande Sports World, located at 12684 W. Gila Bend Hwy. (www.grandesportsacademy.com or 520-381-8111), is a state-of-the-art facility and soccer training complex adjacent to Francisco Grande Hotel & Golf Resort that attracts more than 20,000 spectators each year. Grande Sports World is the home to The Grande Sports Academy, which provides world-class instructional programs in soccer, private education, and physical and mental conditioning for children ages seven to eighteen. It will also be home to the US Barca Academy. The facility has become a popular pre-season destination for the country’s top Major League Soccer Teams - all in the year-round ideal Arizona climate.
Grande Sports World also hosts the Barca Academy; a brand-new partnership between FC Barcelona, one of the premier and most renowned soccer clubs in the world, and Grande Sports Academy, one of the most successful youth soccer development academies in the United States. Barça Academy is the only U.S. Soccer Development Academy program in the United States with a full-time residential program partnered with a top international professional team.
pinal county trail system
There are plenty of opportunities to create your own adventure at the Pinal County Trail system. Encompassing 5 state parks, 4 wilderness areas, 3 national monuments, and 2 national forests, the destination is a must-see for any hiking enthusiast. A major highlight is the 100-mile stretch of designated National Scenic Trail. Hiking and walking trails vary in difficulty available throughout the areas for novice and professional hikers alike.
Trap & skeet
Casa Grande Trap and Skeet AZ welcomes all ability levels and hosts several weekly events and contests in different areas of Skeet shooting. With 13 fields of PAT Traps and Canterbury Calls, the facility is a perfect destination for parties of any size. New to the sport? Guests also have access to skeet, five stands and a Scholastic Clay Target Program.