Friday Hike – Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area

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Bob, Venie, Linda, Nancy, and I did an eight mile hike at the Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area.  Our hike took us out into the Tonto National Forest briefly. Halfway through, we hiked up to the top of the fortress … Continued

Poppy

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Boulder Canyon Trail Photos from Marilyn’s RX10

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Friday Hike – Boulder Canyon Trail

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Bob, Sarge, Venie, Linda, Nancy, Marilyn, and I hiked the Boulder Canyon Trail in the Superstition Mountains on Friday.  We hiked out to the intersection with the Second Water Trail #236 and then returned via the same route. My GPS … Continued

Quarter Dollar

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This image was made using 15 exposures, each at ISO 100, f/9, 1/2 sec using a single CFL approximately four feet away, plus whatever other natural light that was available. I used my NEX-7 with Sigma 105mm macro lens using … Continued

Camel’s Head

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This is Camel’s Head, a rock formation that may be viewed from the Heart of the Rocks Loop in the Chiricahua National Monument.

Pinnacle Balanced Rock

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This is Pinnacle Balanced Rock, one of the first named rock formations encountered on a hike of the Heart of the Rocks Loop at Chiricahua National Monument. I saw this tree as I was hiking between Pinnacle Balanced Rock and Old … Continued

Old Maid

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This rock formation is named Old Maid and can be seen from the Heart of the Rocks Loop in the Chiricahua National Monument.

Big Balanced Rock

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We encountered this rock formation, aptly named Big Balanced Rock, on the Big Balanced Rock Trail in the Chiricahua National Monument.  According to the nearby sign, it is 25 feet high, 22 feet in diameter, and weighs 1,000 tons.

The Grottos

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A photo from our hike of the Echo Canyon Trail in the Chiracahua National Monument.

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