Tucked in the Verde Valley and surrounded by mountains, mesas, and buttes, Cottonwood Arizona is a rugged little city with a long history. Founded in 1879, Cottonwood’s historic downtown area conjures up images of old Western movies.
Cottonwood is located between Prescott National Forest and Coconino National Forest, two hours from the Grand Canyon. It is close to Oak Creek Canyon and Dead Horse Ranch State Park. Anyone who enjoys spending time outdoors will enjoy renting an apartment in Cottonwood. From fishing and hiking to camping and golfing, Cottonwood offers unique and beautiful locations for all types of outdoor activities.
Annual events in Cottonwood include “Walkin’ on Main,” which includes a juried art show, live music, self-guided tours of the old downtown, and wine from local wineries. Another popular event, “Rhythm & Ribs,” features live music and a rib cook-off.
Cottonwood, located in the heart of Arizona along the Verde River, is a beautiful rental apartment location.