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Arizona on $3/day

After spending big bucks ($30/day) to camp at Fool Hollow, we’re ready for a dose of reality.  Our destination in the Tonto National Forest fills the bill with $3 camping (with the aid of our… 800 more words

Retirement

Arizona: A to the Z

We’ve been in Arizona almost a month now. We’ve had the luxury of staying with Becca’s dad and his wife, Jeanie, in Queen Valley. They have been gracious and welcoming and wonderful to us vagabonds. 933 more words

Apache Land Grab & Moving Forward in 2015

I live three blocks from the Atlantic Ocean in North Florida.  Suppose one day some people decided that we were no longer allowed on the sand, unable to swim in the ocean because this land was their land, or these waters were their waters.  825 more words

Finding an Oasis…

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Our visit to the American Southwest filled our hearts with wonderful family memories, breathtaking views, and long, quiet hikes in the Sonoran Desert of Arizona. 765 more words

Simple Thymes

Eagle and Condor

Congress is ready to give a foreign mining company 2,400 acres of forest in Arizona that is cherished ancestral homeland to the Apache natives, land where for centuries the Apache have gathered medicinal plants and acorns, land used for sacred ceremony and prayer. 450 more words

Technology & Social Good

Pick Axe Canyon, 35- minutes from strip malls and Starbucks

Pick Axe Canyon, 3AII
Tonto National Forest – Superstition Wilderness
11/25/14

After nine years of living in the Valley of the Sun I am still amazed at just how close this metropolitan sprawl sits on the edge of truly rugged wilderness. 586 more words

Canyoneering