Photo: Chris Sansenbach, Tressle Over the Colorado River
Spotlight on Yuma, Arizona, a borderlands city (across from Sonora’s San Luis Río Colorado)
Yuma contains the historical Yuma Territorial Prison, the Yuma Quartermaster Depot State Historic Park (formerly known as the Yuma Crossing Historic Park), and a historic downtown area.
What would locals like others know about Yuma?
Near Yuma are the Kofa Mountain Range and wildlife refuge, Martinez and Mittry Lakes, and the Algodones Dunes.
The Colorado River runs along the north and west side of town dividing Arizona and California.