Tonto Basin, Arizona
Tonto Basin is a very small town in Gila County, Arizona. There are basically two very beautiful natural attractions nearby. The Bartlett Reservoir is about 100 miles west of Tonto Basin. It is a very scenic lake where you will find a nice newly built restaurant that serves delicious food. There, you can enjoy your meal surrounded by the natural tranquility of the lake. It is worth mentioning that Bartlett Lake is a kind of ‘hidden gem.’ Very few people visit it in contrast with the more popular Lake Pleasant. You can spend some really quality time with friends or family at the Bartlett Lake. Another natural attraction that is worth visiting is a place called Horton Springs, 74 miles north of Tonto Basin. Parking your car there is very easy, and the 4-mile hiking trail is well signed. The landscape is stunning, and the hiking trail is OK even for children. Great escape for the whole family! Regarding your stay, if budget accommodation is what you are looking for, then Americas Best Value Inn seems like an ideal option among quality the area. It is about 30 miles north of Tonto Basin and just 44 miles south of the Horton Springs. Three words best describe Americas Best Value Inn – affordable, great location, friendly service.