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Group Fitness Classes

Daily 8 a.m.

Add some variety and inspiration to your daily workout. Group fitness classes are complimentary for hotel guests and are held in the Movement Studio near the Fitness Center. Please refer to the hotel's weekly activity guide for class schedule.

Classes offered include:
Total body yoga, Stretch and tone, Zumba, Mat Pilates, Body contour, and more.

Subject to change without prior notice. Class participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Morning Nature Walk

Daily 10:30 a.m.

This 40-minute guided walk is complimentary for hotel guests. Familiarize yourself with the location and layout of the resort while learning about the native flora and fauna and viewing ancient petroglyphs.

Please meet in Lobby. Suitable for most ages and fitness levels. Time subject to change without prior notice.

Meet our Desert Friends

Daily from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Join the Dove Mountain Rangers in the Ranger Headquarters to learn about and view various desert critters including spiders, snakes and a possible appearance from our desert tortoises Rocky and Wamba. Adults and supervised children of all ages are welcome to attend.

Subject to change without prior notice.

Kid's Night Out

Available every evening from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with advance reservations.

Children can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night!

Cost is $85 per child. Includes dinner. Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program. Daytime programs also available. Please call (520) 572-3000 for more information and reservations.


Friday and Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m.

Enjoy a tasty S’mores Kit, complete with house-made marshmallows, graham crackers, and chocolate pieces, and roast up some gooey treats around a glowing chiminea. Located on the Ranger Headquarters’ lawn.

Cost of S’mores Kit is $24. One kit serves 4. Space available on a first-come, first-served basis. Subject to change without prior notice.


Every day, upon request, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

It’s a scavenger hunt! Explore the Sonoran Desert using a GPS unit to find hidden geocache treasure boxes. Both family-friendly and advanced options are available.

Please inquire at the Concierge desk or in the Ranger Headquarters. Cost is $60 for Family Geocaching and $75 for advanced Canyon Geocaching. Includes one GPS unit rental and a map. Limit 5 people per GPS unit. Subject to change without prior notice.

Guided Hiking

Daily at 8 a.m.

Examine several lesser-known sites of rock imagery and ancient inhabitance on the Ancient Rock Art Tour. The Cactus Discovery Tour will have you walking among giant saguaros and learning about desert flora. Explore the historic remains of Cush Cayton’s homestead nestled in the Tortolita Mountain Range during the Cush Cayton’s Homestead Hike.

Friday and Saturday at 4:30 p.m.

Leave the stress of the day behind as you enjoy the beauty of the Sonoran Desert during the Sunset Vista Tour. End with a complimentary sunset cocktail upon your return.

Cost for guided hikes is $65 per person. Please call (520) 572-3000 or consult the hotel's weekly activity guide for further information. Gratuities are at the guest’s discretion. All tours meet in the lobby 10 minutes prior to stated departure time. Subject to change without prior notice.

The CORE Wine Experience

Every Friday from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Take a journey with our hotel sommelier through the most notable wine regions. Discover the art of wine selection, food pairings and what it takes to make a wine great.

Cost is $20 per person and reservations are recommended. Please call (520) 572-3000 for reservations. Subject to change without prior notice.

The Spirit of Adventure Celebration

Daily at 5:15 p.m.

Join us at the Ignite Lounge and Bar Terrace every evening for a soul-stirring acoustical performance by a local Native-American flautist. Our Spirit of Adventure Celebration honors the ancient Hohokam tribe that once inhabited Dove Mountain from 300 B.C. until 1450 A.D., as you listen to their story and reflect upon the day.

Subject to change without prior notice.

Ignite Lounge and Bar Live Entertainment

Friday and Saturday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Enjoy the delightful sounds of live Southwestern, Jazz or Guitar music in the relaxing atmosphere of Ignite Lounge and Bar.

Subject to change without prior notice.

Sushi Bar

Thursday through Saturday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Join us in Ignite Lounge and Bar for fresh maki rolls and sashimi along with regional favorites.

Subject to change without prior notice.

Mixology Demonstration

Daily at 4 p.m.

Our talented mixologists will open your eyes to new and innovative cocktail recipes. Allow them show you the techniques for making the best cocktails and teach you about new trends in the bartending world.

Subject to change without prior notice.


Daily from 8 a.m. to Sunset

Bocce Ball – located in the Citrus Grove, just outside of CORE
Horseshoes – located on Camor Lawn
Board games – available from the Concierge desk upon request
Ping Pong – located at Turquesa pool (available from 10 a.m.)
Tennis – located at The Golf Club at Dove Mountain
Mountain Biking – please inquire at the Concierge desk

Activity availability is on a first-come, first-served basis. Subject to change without prior notice.

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