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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

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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. 442 more words

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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

Rio Verde Hiking season group hits the dusty trail

“No sign-up, just show up.”  This is the directive of the Rio Verde Hiking Club leader, Jim Urban.  Jim has been the leader of the Rio Verde Hiking Club, and in Jim we trust!  593 more words

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Autumn Days in the Desert

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Such breathtaking views in every direction! Autumn is a wonderful time to visit the desert Southwest. We just returned from a two week Autumn adventure in Arizona. 1,128 more words

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