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Bullhead City, AZ

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Bullhead City is on the eastern shore of the Colorado River. What makes it so special is the area’s astounding natural beauty and the city’s proximity to major metropolitan hubs, such as Las Vegas and Phoenix. Bullhead City is has the moniker “an oasis on the river,” and it is easy to see why. Although the glamour and glitter of big-city life is close, you can enjoy scenic, laid-back living here. Once you visit, you may never want to leave.

Getting Around in Bullhead City, AZ

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The average commuter time in Bullhead City is:
20 to 24 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 6.11%
  • 6.18%
  • 0.8%

Unlimited Outdoor Adv

Live at Bullhead City would not be complete without a visit to the Grand Canyon. The sheer splendor of the canyon will take your breath away. Dedicated thrillseekers may want to go rafting nearby or take a helicopter ride and gaze at the canyon from above. There is never a lack of activities around Bullhead City. Wander around an old ghost town and see how it was when mining ruled the area. Hike to Hoover Dam and get a firsthand look at a modern marvel of engineering. If that is still not enough, take your pick of birdwatching, biking, skydiving, and kayaking for starters.

Score Savvy Deals

Bullhead City is a refreshing mix of retail chains and unique local shops when it comes to places to get everyday items and gifts. Bargain furniture and thrift stores are great places to score special finds for the living room and increase your wardrobe. If you want to get a new bike for riding around, you will find a wide variety and all the accessories to go with them. Stop in a specialty store for a fragrant flower arrangement or a wig for a costume. Because the city is so close to Las Vegas, there is no shortage of places for wedding attire and jewelry.

Fabulous Foods

Your taste buds will explode in delight with all the delicious dining here in Bullhead City. Start your breakfast or brunch off at Black Bear Diner and sample their scrumptious chicken-fried steak. Order some prime rib cooked to perfection at the Mohave Steakhouse. Take some time for a taste of Thai at Chao Praya Thai Cuisine. When you want a slice of pizza, the locals all swear by Vito’s Pizza, with friendly service and fabulous cheesy, crispy slices. Mexican food fans will find six flavors of salsa at El Charro, from mild to gasp-for-air hot.