Checking out Cave Creek Canyon in Southeastern Arizona

Cave Creek Canyon Scouting Trip Feature Photo

In this video, I take you along on a day trip to scout out our next camping spot. We have heard great things about Cave Creek Canyon on the eastern side of the Chiricahua Mountains in Arizona. Cave Creek Canyon is part of the Coronado National Forest and has several campgrounds.  One called Sunny Flats … Read more

Beautiful Texas Canyon Rest Area, Arizona

Texas Canyon Rest Stop Feature Photo

In this video, I give you a look at the beautiful scenery around the Texas Canyon Rest Area on Interstate 10 through southeastern Arizona. This Arizona Department of Transportation rest area is surrounded by huge boulders, desert plants/cacti and epic vistas of the surrounding countryside. Normally that’s enough but on this day the mountains were … Read more

Snowy Visit to Chiricahua National Monument, Arizona

In this video, I take you along on another day trip to Chiricahua National Monument located 40 mins south of Willcox, Arizona. This time we had the rare treat to see it with a fresh blanket of snow. It’s been a cold winter in the southwest, and the other day we woke up to a … Read more

Brown Mountain Trail & Gilbert Ray Campground, Tucson AZ

Brown Mountain Hike Feature Photo

In this video, I take you along with me on a scenic hike near Tucson Arizona in the Tucson Mountains County Park. I tackle the Brown Mountain Trail. Rated as moderate on During the trek, I provide information about notable area attractions and show off video footage of wildlife I shot during a visit to … Read more

Dead Horse Ranch State Park and Angie Turns 15!

Dead Horse Ranch State Park Feature Photo

In this video, I continue my 2017/2018 Snowbird trip video series with a look at Dead Horse Ranch State Park up in Cottonwood, Arizona. First, I show you our route from the Saddle Mountian BLM near Tonopah, AZ up Interstate 17 to the high desert town Cottonwood. Also included is information on a brief 2-night stopover … Read more

Visit to Boyce Thompson Arboretum in Arizona

Boyce Thompson Arboretum Feature Photo

When Anne and I were camping at Lost Dutchman State Park this past January, several folks online strongly suggested we visit Boyce Thompson Arboretum. They figured it would be right up our alley. A nice hike through nature with abundant photography opportunities. Boy were they right! We made the short 30 mile trip over from … Read more

Camping at Lost Dutchman State Park in Arizona

Lost Dutchman State Park Feature Photo

In March 2014 we were enjoying a stay at Picacho Peak State Park between Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona. Having heard the desert flowers were in bloom in front of the Superstition Mountains at Lost Dutchman State Park, we headed that way for a day trip. We were blown away by the beauty of the scenery and how top … Read more