More Sun & More Fun in Yuma
Yuma offers a whole range of sports and outdoor activities, including water sports, fishing, hunting, rock climbing, biking, hiking, camping, and golf. A number of historic sites and state parks in the area create plenty of opportunities for learning and exploring. Tour the Sanguinetti House Museum & Gardens, the Cocopah Museum, the Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park, and the St. Thomas Indian Mission Church.
Other area attractions include the Kofa National Wildlife Refuge, the Yuma Civic Center – which offers an exciting lineup of festivals and events – and a host of parks and athletic centers featuring bike paths, playgrounds, and recreational programs. Yuma is also home to a number of casinos, the lively Yuma Swap Meet, the Cocopah Speedway, and the Ray Kroc Sports Complex. Nearby Los Algodones, Mexico, and San Diego, California, make for wonderful excursions and holiday getaways.