Peoria is a small Phoenix suburb next to Glendale and Surprise, Arizona. This growing suburb sits in the Salt River Valley, extending into the foothills of the mountains to the north. Thanks to its natural landscape and vibrant culture, Peoria is one of the top locations in Arizona, welcoming tourists and residents to an urban, boundless country experience. The city hosts five golf courses, as well as the New River Trail, boasting multi-use trails for running, walking, horseback riding, and cycling on the water’s edge. The Lake Pleasant and Lake Pioneer are likewise great spots for recreational water sports and boating. Residents also enjoy local landmarks, including the Peoria Riverfront Museum, Peoria Zoo, Luthy Botanical Garden, and the Northmoor Observatory.