Arizona Hunting Maps & More
With one voice, we agree: “Our mission is to foster adventure in you, to discover God’s creation waiting to be explored and enjoyed.”
ADVENTURE iDIAZ is a family partnership started by two brothers, Jeff and Kevin Diaz. Collectively, both bring over 70 years of experience to the business with expertise in management, administration, creative design, live event production, and customer service. Their individual skill set was brought together in 2016 to supply superior quality printed maps, capturing details that are absent in other mapping products.
Jeff/Bio: “Ever since I was a little kid, I used to draw maps and capture the layout of our neighborhood. I wasn’t particularly talented in art, but I could make hand-drawn maps, and my brother and I would pretend we were looking for buried treasures. I was wired for adventure! I’ve always loved holding a physical map because like a book, there's always a story behind it. The beauty behind a map is you can take it home, analyze and digest it. Once the art of mapping is understood, you're there without actually being there. There is so much knowledge to gain from geography. All these things impacted why I was drawn to the map business.” Jeff brings over 38 years of retail management as a buyer and seller in the mapping/cartography industry. He is innovative and aware of the needs of his customers, knowing what works for local hunters and map users all over the nation. An avid outdoorsman himself, Jeff is able to offer years of knowledge about nature, wildlife, and various ecosystems and is sought out by outdoorsman for his unique and exclusive Arizona pro-tips.
Brothers Jeff Diaz (left) and Kevin Diaz (right)
Kevin/Bio: “For me, the timing was right in my life to venture out into this family business. I wasn’t initially passionate about maps until I began to research and heard my brother’s vision for it. I’ve always wanted to own a successful business. The start-up took time, and I had to study what was out there in the industry, the holes we could fill, and then I was able to have a vision. I have the gift to see the unseen, the raw potential of something. Michelangelo said, ‘I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.’ Similarly, the creative ideas are already there for me in design process of mapping, and I work until I can see and experience what I envisioned. The look of our maps is unique with our trademark design with details that other maps do not offer. What fuels my passion is hearing the satisfaction of our customers.” Kevin brings strong administrative skills, creative direction, and marketing to ADVENTURE iDIAZ.
Both brothers are visionary, bent toward adventure and ingenuity. ADVENTURE iDIAZ aspires to ensure the outdoor user will be able to plan a successful, tailored adventure of a lifetime! They are committed to providing as much information as possible with appeal and a creative eye. In researching competitors, ADVENTURE iDIAZ is aware of the holes and gaps of information on existing maps. Unlike digital mapping, our products allow the user to fully see the big picture before arriving at the desired destination. ADVENTURE iDIAZ is passionate about providing exceptional design and detail. In the creation of maps, getting in the minutia of the terrain is what it is all about, determining which sources are most reliable.
“He set the earth on its foundations, it can never be moved. He makes the springs pour water into the ravines; it flows between the mountains.” –Ps 104:5,10.
"Maps encourage boldness. They're like cryptic love letters. They make anything seem possible."
― Mark Jenkins
“A map does not just chart, it unlocks and formulates meaning; it forms bridges between here and there, between disparate ideas that we did not know were previously connected.” ― Reif Larsen