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Passage 5 - Santa Rita Mountains

Day 1 – 3/24/18
Gardner Canyon Road to Oak Tree Canyon
13.8 Miles

The ATA website has this passage logged as 13.8 miles. According to my Garmin we hiked 14.3 miles, probably because we explored the grounds of Kentucky Camp which added some distance. 1,426 more words


Timber Rattlesnake

Santa Rita Mountains – North of Patagonia, Arizona

Arizona Black Rattlesnake (Crotalus cerberus)

Sky Island

View of the Santa Rita Mountains across the Tucson valley from the Santa Catalina Mountains . The Santa Ritas are among the most prominent of the “sky islands” in southern Arizona.

Santa Rita Mountains