Archive for September, 2015

Glowing Teddy Bear Cholla Cactus

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

 

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Black and white photo of a Teddy Bear Cholla cactus, showing the contrast between it and it’s surroundings.

Pink Skies

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

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Colorful evenings are very scenic and the weather will only get better!

Picnic Area

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

Tucson Mountain Park

Great place to stop and take in the views or maybe a snack!

Great place to stop and take in the views or maybe a snack! Come ride with us!

Morning Hike!

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

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It’s beautiful time in the desert with the sun rising and the moon setting!

…and the Blood Moon sets over the Tucson Mountains!

Monday, September 28th, 2015

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Join SW Trekking for an adventure to the summit of Mt Wrightson.

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Hiking to the summit of Mt. Wrightson during a Monsoon thunder storm looming from the east.

 

Beautiful array of flowers along your hike to the summit of Mt Wrightson.

 

Amazing view from the top of Mt Wrightson.  At an elevation of 9,453 feet, your able to see into Mexico from the summit on a clear day.

Monday, September 28th, 2015

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Arizona views!

Just one of many vistas in Southern Arizona. We have great access to such places for hikers, mountain bikers and road cyclists!

Mountain Biking In The Mountains

Sunday, September 27th, 2015

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Yea, we do that, we do it well and we have fun doing it.

Southwest Trekking’s guides rock and roll.

 

The Young Saguaro Family

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

 

 

These beautiful young Saguaros look like a family of 4 with Mom and Dad on the outside and the kids in the middle lined up perfectly for this picture. Although probably older than I am, they are considered young because they have not sprouted an arm yet. Saguaros grow their first arm around 50-60 yrs old. image

 

 

Bowen Homestead

Monday, September 14th, 2015

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The Bowen homestead aka “Stonehouse” has an interesting historic story behind it as well as the Bowen trail leading out to the homestead. Come take a guided hike with us to find out more!