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Close, But No Cigar

We owned our AZ house a good five or six years before I ever learned that a herd (or maybe herds?) of wild horses romped and grazed and procreated a mere 15 miles from our back yard. 545 more words


Jones Water Campground, Tonto Natl. Forest, USFS

Jones Water Campground is a no-charge location. When searching for this site I found another’s review stated this was a very poor location. I disagree that it is poor. 507 more words


Superstition Mountain - Beauty, Tragedy, and One Heck of a Hike!

Planning my road trip from LA to Denver I wasn’t really sure where to start. I knew we’d be taking the southern route since it’s winter and I don’t trust my mountain snow driving skills. 720 more words


Paddling with Dogs

Having rented paddleboards in the past, and last year buying one for ourselves, we often get the dogs out with us for a paddle if the water is calm enough.  530 more words


Phoenix and Bartlett Lake

We’ve had enough of cold mornings and not using our water system for fear of freezing our holding tanks over night.  This was supposed to be a warm retreat for the winter months after all.  872 more words


AZ - MCSO searching for missing woman near Tonto National Forest | abc15

PHOENIX – The Maricopa County Sheriffs Office is searching for an Arizona woman who has not been seen since Tuesday night.

Authorities say 48-year-old Diana Junge was reported missing by her mother after she went to Tonto National Forest, near Granite Reef Dam Road and Bush Highway, to see the supermoon.


RV-Able: Salt River Treasures

There are moments in life when the heart is uplifted by such awe that it is difficult to speak.  Such a moment happened for me at Coon’s Bluff in the Tonto National Forest. 289 more words