Monthly Archives: January 2013

Wasson Peak

Tucson, AZ Tuesday dawned with clear skies and cool temperatures, perfect hiking weather.   We headed west about ten miles to meet Hans and Lisa, who are staying at Justin’s Diamond J RV Park.  After being treated to a great … Continue reading

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Titan II Missile

Tucson, AZ Monday was a rainy, windy day with clouds completely covering the Catalina Mountains to our north.  At times the sun would peek through and create beautiful rainbows. Tuesday morning dawned clear but cold and revealed a new covering … Continue reading

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Bowen House Ruins

Tucson, AZ The weather in Tucson has been a bit inconsistent.  One day it will be sunny and warm while the next rainy and cool.  During the warm, sunny breaks we have gone out to nearby locations for short hikes.  One … Continue reading

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Snow on Mt. Lemmon

Tucson, AZ The weather in Tucson has warmed up nicely, with sunny days in the mid to high seventies and cool nights in the forties.  So on Sunday we visited a local farmer’s market on the north side of town, … Continue reading

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Back to Tucson

Tucson, AZ After a great two weeks in the Anza-Borrego State Desert Park, it was time to head to the east.  On Tuesday we drove about 120 miles to the Yuma area where we spent two nights parked out in … Continue reading

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Canyon Hiking and Touring with Friends

Borrego Springs, CA We are at the end of our stay here in Anza-Borrego State Desert Park, but our final three days have been filled with more hiking and exploring.  On Saturday we drove just a few miles from the … Continue reading

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Arroyo Diablo and the Wind Caves

Borrego Springs, CA On our Wednesday adventure we had planned to hike up a mile trail to visit the Wind Caves, but we took the wrong trail and ended up on a long march on a very rocky wash.  To … Continue reading

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