Facebook Pixel
Book Now! Extreme Arizona - 480-488-8529
Call Today! 480-488-8529

Frequently Asked Questions

EXTREME ARIZONA PREMIER SELF GUIDED TOUR ATV, UTV & DIRT BIKE RENTALS

What types of "get out in the desert and have some fun in Arizona" equipment can I rent?

We offer a variety of motor sport equipment for desert trail and water adventures. We offer an extensive inventory of choices. ​Just click on the links below or navigate using our web menus:


If you are unfamiliar with the riding equipment, we have lots of pictures on our website to help you create the ultimate adventure. You can mix and match any of our single passenger and multi-passenger vehicles. We provide tow and trailer rentals as well. We have all the desert gear as well so you can ride safe and in style.

Where are you located?

Our shop is located in the town of Cave Creek , which is just north of Phoenix and Scottsdale about 15 minutes. We are about 45 minutes north of the Phoenix (Sky Harbor) airport. For more information see our Cave Creek location. Our location is 7 miles from the Tonto National Forest trails. An easy drive to unbelievable views and fun!

Cave Creek has a number of shops, restaurants, spa's and artist studios to visit. It is easy to immerse yourself into the cowboy atmosphere and breath taking views of Elephant Butte and the ridge of Tonto National Forest. If part of your crew is not interested in participating in your motorsport adventure, touring the town of Cave Creek will keep them entertained while you ride.

How much does it cost?

Vehicle rental rates range from $125 and higher for half-days, full-day, or multi-day rentals. Rates are calculated by vehicle type, half day or full day, number of days, number of vehicles, and towing package option. Please call to price your adventure.

A representative will work with you to design your adventure. Click here for more info on prices.

Do I need to make a reservation or can we just show up?

Reservations are recommended but not required. Walk ins are welcome!

How old do you have to be to ride?

You need to be 21 or older to rent ATVs, RZRs and Dirt Bikes. Renters take full responsibility for the equipment they rent and who they let ride.

ATV riders must be 18 years of age and older, Parent or Legal guardian must be present at time of rental for riders under the age of 18 to sign waivers of liability and rental contract.

How do I get the vehicles transported to the trails or lake?

Street legal machines you can drive/ride to our trail system. If you have a vehicle that can tow, we can include just a trailer. Our goal is provide you everything you need for your desert adventure.

Do you include resort pickup?

We do offer resort pick ups for larger groups, please call for details.

Do you have riding gear?

Yes, we do. All necessary safety gear is included with rentals. ATV/Quad Rental include: Helmet, Goggle, and Fanny Pack with bottle waters UTV/RZR Rental include: Helmets, Goggles, and small ice chest with bottle waters Dirt Bike Rental include: Helmet, Goggles, Boots, Chest Guard, Knee Pads, Elbow Pads, Pant, Jersey and Fanny Pack with bottle waters. If you are looking to rent just Safety Gears please give us call for availability and price.

Can I take the vehicles out of the country?

No, all rented equipment and riding gear must stay in the state of Arizona.

What kind of wildlife will I see?

You will have the chance to see all kinds of desert wildlife. Of course it depends on the time of year and the time of day. It is possible that you will see coyotes, lizards, deer, gila monster, javelina, tarantula, and snakes. Please remember that we are sharing the desert. If you keep them at a distance, they will do the same. Please keep you and the wild life safe by respecting their habitat.

Do you need a permit to ride in the desert?

No and yes. Tonto National Forest, which is the closest riding area to our shop, is an open riding area. It does not require a permit.

There is also State Trust Land nearby that you can ride on, however you are required to have an appropriate permit. You can register for a permit at the following website location http://www.land.state.az.us.

Are there trails right at your location or do we need to take the vehicles somewhere?

The closest trails to our shop in Cave Creek are 7 miles east in the Tonto National Forest. We do provide you with a map to get to the trails as well as a map of the marked trails. Please respect the desert and its habitat. It is a privilege that can be taken away.

Do you need a driver's license to ride?

If you're going out on our designated trails, yes, Driver's License is required.

Can I get to trails from your shop?

Yes, All of our rental units ATV's, UTV's, & Dirt Bikes are street legal. Ride directly from our shop to designated trail to Tonto National Forest. For those of you that are interested in renting Dirt Bike but don't have Motorcycle License long as you have recent experience riding on the dirt you can rent a trailer or you can have us drop it off and pick up at our designated trailhead for this service please call us ahead of time.

What are the trails like?

If you have never been off-road in the desert, it is a unique experience. Arizona offers thousands of miles of trails for hours of enjoyment. Trails range from easy sand wash trails for the beginner to technical single track for the most advanced rider. Some trails include steep climbs and plenty of whoops. With any trail, you can expect to see breath taking views, ride through canyons built by mountain runoff, and landmark rock formations such as Needle Rock which has been sculptured by the Rio Verde River.

Can I take your equipment to the Dunes?

No, we do not allow our equipment to be taken to the Dunes.

Where should I eat before or after my ride?

Cave Creek has some of the best restaurants in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area. We would like to recommend a few for our hungry, and possibly weary, trail riders:

    • Big Earls - Breakfast & Lunch - Burgers, Chicken Sandwiches
    • Bryan's Barbecue - Wonderful BBQ Beef, Pork and Chicken
    • El Encanto - Mexican Quisine
    • Grotto Cafe - Excellent coffee, Breakfast/Lunch
    • Harolds - Cowboy Bar - Beer and Burgers
    • Janeys - Coffee and Spirits - Fantastic breakfast and lunch sandwiches, Pub Boards & Pizza. Live music

I am leaving Cave Creek but am in the mood for Italian.
If that is the case then check out Uncle Louie the Restaurant - Definately worth going to. Serving a variety of pastas as well as pizzas. If you are a connoisseur of fine beverages, Uncle Louie provides selections from around the world in wine and the best in mixed drinks. The restaurant is located at Lone Mountain Rd and Scottsdale Rd. They are 10 minutes south of the shop. Say hi to Louie and Marie for us.

I am leaving Cave Creek but am in the mood for a sports bar.
If burger and a cold beer sounds good to you right now, then plan on visiting Gallagher's - Its a classic neighborhood bar and grill, but with class. Gallagher's provides fantastic hamburgers and wraps that are great to enjoy while watching your favorite team on the big screens located all over the restaurant. Gallagher's supplies for the sports fanatic. The restaurant is located near Carefree Hwy and Cave Creek Rd near Home Depot. The are about 5 minutes south of the shop.

What is the terrain like?

Breathtaking views of the Sonoran Desert. Start by riding the open sand wash down into a beautiful slotted canyon takes you to Needle Rock Park and the spectacular view of Verde River. Great opportunity to stop and enjoy the beautiful naturally sculpted land by mother nature. From the park Continue upto little bit of hill climb, then onto scenic outlook ridge of the canyon you went under breathtaking views of slotted canyon and far distance of mountain views. Continue on riding on winding down on the sandy berms trail, favorite ride for most people.

Extreme Arizona - ATV Rental, Dirt Bike Rental, and UTV Rental Pricing and Reservation Information

How much does it cost?

Prices start as low as $125 and up depending on how long you an to ride and which vehicle you want to rent. We offer Half day rentals for 4 hours and Full day rentals for 8 hours. We are open 7 days a week 8 am to 5 pm. If you are looking for multiple days of rental please call (480) 488-8529 to see what package deal we can offer you.

Do I need to put a deposit down when making a reservation?

Yes, we do require a deposit to be put on a credit card when making a reservation. Security Deposits will be held on a credit card on the day of the reservation.

What is the cancellation policy and Is my deposit refundable?

Our cancellation policy is as follows:
48 hours prior to arrival - full refund
0-48 hours prior to arrival - 50%
No shows - no refund

What information do I need to make a reservation?

When making your reservation we will need the following information from you: Name, Phone Number (preferable a cell that you will have with you), Credit Card Number, Expiration Date, Security Code and Billing Address.

Do you rent by the hour?

We have half-day and full-day rentals. Your rental vehicles are allocated to you for your specific time period. It is not necessary for you to keep your vehicles for the full time allocated if you get done early. However you must return the vehicles by the scheduled time in order to avoid any late fees.

What can I rent?

    • ATV Rentals at half-day and full-day
    • Dirt Bike Rentals at half-day and full-day
    • Polaris RZR Rentals at half-day
    • Half day is a 4 hour period, either 8am-12pm or 1pm-5pm
    • ` Full day is 9 AM - 5 PM