A Camp Verde home offers a small town atmosphere and the opportunity to get to know your neighbors. Life goes just a little slower here and there are plenty of wide open spaces, gorgeous views, and opportunities to relish in the mild climate. Camp Verde is a terrific place to raise a family. The population is less than 11,000. The lush Verde Valley provides space for small farms and ranches, for anyone looking for a rural lifestyle. The Verde River meanders through Camp Verde and mountains rise up out of the valley, making for lovely views and recreational activities.
Residents find plenty to do near their Camp Verde home. It’s also a quick trip to Flagstaff, Sedona, or Prescott. Spend your days hiking, riding horses, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, and exploring on a four wheeler or in a jeep. In addition to the Verde River, other attractions in the area include Montezuma Castle National Monument, Montezuma’s Well, Fort Verde Historic State Park, and Out of Africa Wildlife Park.
Cliff Castle Casino is also a popular place for visitors and residents. This facility offers a buffet, restaurant dining, made-to-order, and grab and go food. There is also an open-air theater and an event center that hosts a variety of live musicians, comedians, and concerts. Dragonfly Nightclub offers dancing for adults and family fun is available at the bowling alley, in the arcade, and at the play area for younger children.
The Camp Verde Unified School District serves those who live in Camp Verde real estate and there are also private and charter schools to choose from. The Camp Verde Community Library offers books, movies, events, and activities to families and the Parks and Recreation Department is very active. Find community events and celebrations, a variety of parks and opportunities to participate in sports and activities.