Category Archives: Arizona

Boyce Thompson Arboretum

Superior, Arizona February 22, 2017 The Boyce Thompson Arboretum is one of my favorite photo hikes as spring arrives in the Senoran Desert.  It has over a 100 acres of gardens featuring plants from desert ecosystems around the world. Come … Continue reading

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December in the arboretum

December 21, 2015 Superior, Arizona I had the pleasure of roaming the paths of the Boyce Thompson Arboretum today.  It feels like late fall here in the desert but the calendar says the first day of winter.  There were not … Continue reading

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The Vast Valley Blooms

Monument Valley, UT/AZ May 5, 2015 We had a beautiful afternoon ride in Monument Valley.  The spring greens were so fresh and varied in tones.  The yucca blooms profusely here.  The cows that free range love the delicacy, so one … Continue reading

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a new day dawns

Monument Valley Tribal Park Utah/ Arizona border   April 6, 2015 After a much needed rest, we are back on the road again with many great travel plans for this spring, summer and fall. Caught these early shots of the … Continue reading

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Desert Snow

Apache Junction, Arizona January 1, 2015 We woke up in the New Year to a beautiful desert snow storm.  The Superstition Mountains were frosted with the white magic.  The cholla cactus were also dusted with snow.  This is a view … Continue reading

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“The valley is vast…”

Monument Valley On the Utah and Arizona borders April 19, 2014 It is always amazing to visit Monument Valley in the Navajo Nation Tribal Park.  I had the pleasure of having a Navajo guide take me into the back country … Continue reading

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