Carefree is located in the northeast corner of the Valley of the Sun. Just 15 miles to North Scottsdale and 35 miles from the center of Phoenix, Carefree provides a convenient gateway to a myriad of activities.
Whether one is interested in the great outdoors or something less adventurous, one will find something to meet his or her fancy in the immediate area. Phoenix is listed as the sunniest city in the country, with more then 85% of the days being under sunny skies. The activities listed on this page are pretty much year round activities with very few rain days. Please explore the links to the right to see some of the favorites in the area.