• 2017 is underway and theres a lot happening in Rim Country. Our online business directory is searched over 30,000 times a month and is a great resource for anyone planning to spend a few minutes, hours or the rest of their lives here in the beautiful pines of Arizonas Mogollon Rim Country. Be sure to check our event calendar for upcoming Town of Payson, Rim Country and Chamber events. You can call the visitor center at 928.474.4515 for up to date road closures and other area information or better yet stop by our location at 100 W Main Street in Payson our friendly and knowledgeable visitor center staff is here to help you experience the best we have to offer. As always thank you and welcome to Rim Country!

    - Chris Bertone Membership Manager 

  • Directions

  • Payson, the “Gateway to the Rim Country”, is conveniently located 90 minutes north of Phoenix, and 90 minutes south of Flagstaff, in the center of the state, on Highway 87. Payson's 5,000 foot elevation offers mild year-round weather with four distinctive seasons and activities to match.

    • Pine and Strawberry are located 13 & 16 miles north of Payson on Highway 87.
    • Star Valley is adjacent to Payson on East Highway 260.
    • Kohl’s Ranch lies 17 miles east of Payson on Highway 260.
    • Tonto Village is 18 miles east of Payson on Highway 260. 
    • Christopher Creek is located 22 miles east of Payson on Highway 260.

     For more detailed information click here for a map quest map of surrounding area.