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Theodore Roosevelt Lake, AZ

A fellow blogger recommended Theodore Roosevelt lake to me. I was looking for relief from the 90 degree weather, a place to kayak and a campsite where Maya could enjoy swimming. 1,028 more words


Floating downstream in the desert

The thermometer said 91. But who cares? A breeze ruffled the Salt River that flows past the Red Mountain and I dipped my hand in the cold water that used to be snow. 482 more words


Tonto National Forest

Well it is getting down to the last few weeks of school and the stress is hitting hard. Yesterday I got to see some of my favorite people in the whole world. 37 more words


This 'forest' seems lacking of trees

TONTO NATIONAL FOREST, Ariz. — Can you call anything a forest, even when it lacks trees?

I think you can. My wife and I drove through a place today that is called “Tonto National Forest,” but to be candid, what we saw for much of our lengthy drive looked nothing like a forest as I understand the term. 216 more words