Nudists and Naturists
El Dorado Hot Spring
In Tonopah, AZ 40 miles West of Phoenix. "El Dorado offers a genuine desert hot spring soaking adventure, but with amenities, in a verdant and simple desert oasis."
American Association for Nude Recreation
"A roster of more than 240 private clubs, resorts, and RV campgrounds, as well as nearly 50,000 individual members, makes AANR the oldest, largest, and one of the most respected nudist organizations."
American Association for Nude Recreation, Western Region
Promotes clothing-optional living, and serves the states of Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, New Mexico, Nevada, Utah and Wyoming.
Arizona Nude Dudes
A group of men who focus on nudism. From their web site: "Nudity is mandatory at our events and overt sexual activity is prohibited."
"One of the largest travel clubs (aka: non-landed) in AANR, with over 200 adult members."
California Nude Beaches
From your About Guide to California for Visitors. "At least one nude beach or topless beach can be found in almost every county along the California coast."
Canyon State Naturists
Affiliated with with the American Association for Nude Recreation. Canyon State Naturists is a clothing-optional travel/camping organization formed in 1989 with about 200 members; families with children, couples and singles throughout Arizona and the U.S.
Guides to Southwestern Hot Springs
Here are some guide books that can help you find all kinds of hot springs in Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico and California.
International Naturists Association
Find out about nudist news, where to get naked all around the world, and more.
Mira Vista Resort
The Mira Vista Resort is located in Southern Arizona, located on 30 acres in Marana, immediately Northwest of Tucson. It is part of the American Association for Nude Recreation network.
"A leader in protecting and promoting body acceptance and clothing-optional recreation sites. Social and informational gatherings, educational publications and programs, and political and legal activism are all part of our mission."
Nude Beach Etiquette
There are certainly appropriate ways to behave on a nude beach. Your Guide to California for Visitors explains.
"The best way to welcome newcomers to the nudist lifestyle is to allow them to ease into the nude environment at their own pace, therefore, except when using the pool and spa, SHANGRI LA RANCH is clothing optional." A landed resort in New River, north of Phoenix.
"One of the best things about a honeymoon or romantic getaway is getting to take your clothes off and frolic together naked in a warm, safe, private place." From your About Guide to Romantic Getaways.
Western Sun Newsletter
A quarterly newsletter of the Western Sunbathing Association.