Navy jets and Marines in the desert? You bet, in Yuma, Arizona. Visit Yuma, Arizona home to MCAS-Yuma and one of the most popular sand dunes areas in the country with quick access to the Colorado River. Yuma boasts 360 + days of sunshine a year.
Yuma is Located in the Yuma and Gila valleys of Southwestern Arizona where Arizona, California, and Mexico converge. Yuma has a climate that mixes the hot desert sunshine with the cool waters of the Colorado River and Gila Rivers. The incorporated area of Yuma is approximately 108 square miles and houses over 81,300 full-time residents.