©

Fountain Hills trip planner

Create a fully customized day by day
itinerary for free
Start planning your trip here!
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner USA  /  Arizona  /  Phoenix & Central Arizona  /  Fountain Hills

Fountain Hills

4.2
Fountains · Golf Courses · Casinos
Fountain Hills is a town in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States. Known for its impressive fountain, once the tallest in the world, it borders on the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, and Scottsdale, Arizona. The population is 22,489, as of the 2010 census. Between the 1990 and 2000 censuses it was the eighth fastest-growing place among cities and towns in Arizona.HistoryFountain Hills was developed by C. V. Wood, president of McCulloch Oil, and was named after the towering man-made fountain in the center of town. It was incorporated in 1989.GeographyAccording to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 18.2sqmi, of which 18.1sqmi is land and 0.1sqmi is water.To the east of the town is the Verde River, a tributary to the Salt River. Inside the town there are many washes that run through Fountain Hills into the Verde River. Some of these washes include the Ashbrook, Balboa, Legend, and Colony Washes. During times of rain the washes flood with water and can sometimes block roads with their water.
Plan the details of your Fountain Hills holiday and any onward adventuring with our easy-to-use United States trip itinerary planning tool.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Fountain Hills

  • Compose it!
    Your own itinerary for your car vacation, beach vacation, city trip, any near or distant journey ... ready within 10 minutes.
  • Customize it.
    Refine your plan. We find the best routes and opportunities.
  • Book it.
    Choose from the best accommodations (Expedia, AirBnB), airlines and activities, by yourself or share with travel professionals for the utmost experience. Up to 50% discount!
  • Do it yourself.
    Or share your plan with travel professionals for a customized trip

Places to visit with Fountain Hills

Grand Canyon National ParkTrip planner Best for: World heritage site, Canyon, Hiking Trail SedonaTrip planner Best for: Geologic Formation, Hiking Trail, Religious Site PhoenixTrip planner Best for: Garden, Specialty Museum, Art Museum PageTrip planner Best for: Geologic Formation, Canyon, Nature / Wildlife Tour TucsonTrip planner Best for: Natural History Museum, Specialty Museum, Canyon