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Gone Camping | AZ Style

The park ranger warned us of the rattlers, scorpions, tarantulas, and normal animals you’d expect to encounter in the desert.

She said stuff like,

“Can’t guarantee you’ll see a rattler.

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Life Lately

August, 2014 Fishing Journal

August, 2014, Valley of the Sun. August proved to be cooler than normal. By “cooler” I mean that while temperatures did exceed 105 on some days, they never went over 110 as in prior years. 943 more words

Sensei's Fly-Fishing Journal

223 - Arizona Highway 88

Today I wanted to drive the Scenic Byway, Highway 88 from Roosevelt Lake to Apache Junction, for my second time.  This drive is also known as the Apache Trail.   513 more words


Canyon Lake Dam Paranormal Society

We are the Canyon Lake Dam Paranormal society. Why  “DAM”? We are located in Canyon Lake Texas right across from the Dam! Yes, we know , its catchy! 301 more words

Canyon Lake

222 - Salt River, Saguaro Lake, and a Dead Battery

Today, I visited the Salt River and Saguaro Lake north-east of Mesa, Arizona. I’ve visited family in the Phoenix area for a little over 20 years and they have never taken me to see the Salt River nor Saguaro Lake. 553 more words


Going Nowhere Slowly: A Day on the Guadalupe River

He leads me beside the still waters.

He restores my soul.

                   —Psalm 23:2b-3a (NKJV)

The first morning of our family vacation, I presented my wife and daughter with a challenge: think like a writer and collect experiences.  903 more words


Early Morning

This past weekend I took a little trip with a group of friends to Canyon Lake to do a little river floating and wake surfing. I didn’t manage to snap any photos of the floating or surfing for the safety of my camera but here are some views of beautiful central Texas before the group woke up, enjoy!