The scenic town of Fountain Hills offers people a pleasant surprise with the amazing views and expansive desert terrain. As suggested by the name, the highlight of the town is the magnificent fountain that draws tourists from all over the world. The serene Fountain lake, and the centerpiece of this town, the fountain add character and beauty to this town. The Fountain Park surrounding them is a visual treat with its rolling greenery and lush trees.
Reputed as home to one of the world’s tallest fountains, Fountain Hills offers an interesting mix of urban life and picturesque sceneries. The fountain was built by Robert P McCulloch in 1970. Many gather to watch the water sprays that occur for around fifteen minutes every hour from nine in the morning to nine in the night. The sculpture of the water lily from which the plume rises is made of concrete and is located in the center of the lake. Powered by three turbine pumps, water sprays through the nozzle to reach a remarkable height.
Located in Arizona, USA, the town is cradled by the McDowell Mountains. The wonderful climate and the refreshing mountain breeze create an ambiance of relaxation and escape from the stress and hurry of the busy city life. Exploring the natural splendor of the town by car or by foot certainly open the eyes and mind to the incredible desert views and towering mountains. Hiking through the McDowell Mountain Regional Park or enjoying a leisure game of golf in premier golf courses such as Eagle Mountain, Fountain Hills presents a wide assortment of outdoor activities.
20.07.2017 by FPImages