THE YEAR OF DISCOVERY - THE TOP TEN SNOWBIRD DESTINATIONS

 The Baby Boomers have selected their Snowbird destinations over the past few years. Warm and sunny areas are the popular locations. Thinking of becoming a Snowbird yourself? Check out the most popular Snowbird destinations in the United States.

 

Palm Springs, California

Palm Springs is a desert resort city in Riverside County, California, within the Coachella Valley. It is located approximately 37 miles (60 kilometres) east of San Bernardino, 111 miles (179 kilometres) east of Los Angeles, 136 miles (219 kilometres) northeast of San Diego, and 269 miles (433 kilometres) west of Phoenix, Arizona.

 

San Diego, California

San Diego is the 2nd largest city in California and it is becoming the hot spot for Snowbirds due to the climate and the beauty of the area. Rental properties and RV Parks are plentiful and the plethora of activities provide Snowbirds who love city life the ideal location to flee the cold winter of the North.

Las Vegas, Nevada

Snowbird's who love the dessert and gambling with enjoy traveling to the hot spot of Nevada - Las Vegas. This mild tempered region offers the amazing 'Strip' along with a wide number of other activities for Snowbirds to enjoy. There is never a dull moment in Vegas. Take part in the spectacular shows on 'The Strip' and never see the same show twice. RV parks, apartments and condominiums provide the Snowbird with the perfect place to call home.

 

 

 

Yuma, Arizona

Yuma is located near the borders of California to the west and Mexico to the south, and just west of the Gila River's confluence with the Colorado. The city is approximately 60 miles from the Gulf of California (Sea of Cortez), a branch of the Pacific.

 

 

 Sun City, Arizona

Sun City is an unincorporated town in Maricopa County, Arizona, that is within the Phoenix metropolitan area. Its adjoining sister city is Sun City West. Both cities are retirement communities popular with snowbirds.

Sedona, Arizona

Sedona is a city that straddles the county line between Coconino and Yavapai counties in the northern Verde Valley region of the state of Arizona. Sedona's main attraction is its array of red sandstone formations, the Red Rocks of Sedona. The formations appear to glow in brilliant orange and red when illuminated by the rising or setting sun. The Red Rocks form a popular backdrop for many activities, ranging from spiritual pursuits to the hundreds of hiking and mountain biking trails.

 

McAllen, Texas

McAllen is the twentieth most populous city in Texas as well as largest city in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States. It is located at the southern tip of Texas in an area known as the Rio Grande Valley and is part of the American South. Its southern boundary is located on the Rio Grande River across the Mexican city of Reynosa, the Rio Grande, and about 70 miles (110 km) west of South Padre Island and the Gulf of Mexico.

 


Boca Raton, Florida

Boca Raton is a city in Palm Beach County, Florida, incorporated in May 1925. In terms of both population and land area, Boca Raton is the largest city between West Palm Beach and Pompano Beach, Broward County.

Key West, Florida

Key West is a city in Monroe County, Florida. The city encompasses the island of Key West, the part of Stock Island north of U.S. 1 (the Overseas Highway) Key West is the county seat of Monroe County. Key West is the southernmost city in the Continental United States.

Destin, Florida

Destin is a city located in Okaloosa County, Florida. It is a principal city of the Fort Walton Beach-Crestview-Destin, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Located on Florida's Emerald Coast, Destin is known for its white beaches and emerald green waters.