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A Small Purchase in Nevada

Boulder City, NV We left Tucson on March 3rd and drove north heading to Boulder City, NV, located just a bit southeast of Las Vegas.  The trip is much too far for us to do in one day so we … Continue reading

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Climbing to the “A” and Hiking the Cat Mountain/Explorer Trail

Tucson, AZ As you drive along Interstate 10 through Tucson, if you look to the west, there is a large hill (or small mountain) with a white capital letter “A” near the top.  The hill is called Sentinel Peak and … Continue reading

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Final Days in Borrego Springs, CA

Borrego Springs, CA During our last couple of weeks here in Borrego Springs, we explored the wilds of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park with a combination of Jeep rides and hikes. Palm Canyon One afternoon we drove into the nearby state … Continue reading

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White Tank – Near Phoenix, AZ

Surprise, AZ We left Tucson late last week and drove about 150 miles to the west side of Phoenix for a visit to White Tank Mountain Regional Park.  The drive from Tucson to White Tank is an easy one if … Continue reading

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A Little Golf, a Little Exploring in Naco, AZ

Naco, AZ We are now finishing our ten day stay here along the border with Mexico.  We came here to meet Sue and Dave (Beluga’s Excellent Adventures), to play some golf on the Turquoise Valley Golf Course next to the … Continue reading

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Hiking Above Bisbee, AZ

Naco, AZ We had intended to do some exploring around Silver City, NM, but the weather was just too cold and snowy in the higher elevations.  So when we left Las Cruces, we headed southwest to Naco, AZ.  Naco is … Continue reading

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Quiet Days in Cortez, then Wedding Bells

Cortez, FL It has been a while since our last post, but we really haven’t done much during our stay along the Gulf of Mexico (except for one big activity during the last week of December, more on that later). … Continue reading

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Into Wyoming – Rock Springs

Rock Springs, WY On Tuesday we left Utah Lake State Park and headed toward Wyoming.  The first section of the drive took us up US-189 in the scenic Provo Pass through the Wasatch Range. After going through Heber City we joined … Continue reading

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The Wickenburg Massacre Site

Congress, AZ For a long time we have been followers of The Bayfield Bunch blog.  Al and Kelly are from Bayfield, Ontario along the shores of Lake Huron but  during the winter they spend much of their time at a … Continue reading

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Two Hikes: El Camino Del Cerro and Tortolita Mountains

Tucson, AZ The nimble hiker has been busy planning hikes during our last week here in Tucson.  So Monday and Tuesday were a bit busy as we completed two from her list.  The first was a six mile hike on … Continue reading

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