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Aqua Fria National Monument – Heading North – March 2018

Aqua Fria National Monument – Heading North – March 2018

Wednesday March 21: Clifford had a rough night, but we are still planning on leaving Molino Basin Campground this morning to begin the journey back to Monticello, our Utah home base. Besides the packing up, we – and Rollie – ...

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Last Days at Molino Basin – Winter 2018

Last Days at Molino Basin – Winter 2018

Sunday March 18: I have tea with Rollie after taking photos of the creek with my smaller older cell and Clifford’s newer bigger one. I like the bigger brighter screen, but the color seems just a bit off.  This photo ...

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More Molino Basin – Winter Journey – March 2018

More Molino Basin – Winter Journey – March 2018

Friday March 15: My day at Molino Basin Campground starts with a hike to the creek for photos and quiet time. Today is catch-up day after our long day in Tucson yesterday. Dishes are done, sundries and clean clothes are ...

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Molino Basin Days – Winter Journey – March 2018

Molino Basin Days – Winter Journey – March 2018

Monday March 12: Today is mostly a mundane town (Tucson) day. Clifford, Rollie, Ninja, and I go to SW Strings again and I try other violas; Rollie buys a nice guitar case. We go to La Mesa RV to look ...

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Mount Lemmon – Winter Journey – March 2018

Mount Lemmon – Winter Journey – March 2018

Saturday March 11: Cloudy and a little cooler with a bit of rain this morning and a high of 65 degrees today. I hike a ways on the Arizona Trail where it parallels the Molino Basin Campground and come out ...

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Arizona Trail Hike – Winter Journey – March 2018

Arizona Trail Hike – Winter Journey – March 2018

  Saturday March 10 – This morning Rollie and I have a campfire and music outside at our Molino Basin campsite before it gets too windy. Then we – Clifford, Rollie, and I – decide to hike a bit of ...

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Good-bye Cochise Stronghold/Hello Molino Basin – Winter Journey – March 2018

Good-bye Cochise Stronghold/Hello Molino Basin – Winter Journey – March 2018

Tuesday March 6: Today is the day-before-leaving day, so Rollie and I say good-bye to Jimi, our camp host friend at the Cochise Stronghold campground. We play music outside today – finally warm enough to do that. Pack up as ...

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Chiricahua National Monument – Winter Journey – March 2018

Chiricahua National Monument – Winter Journey – March 2018

Monday March 5: Today Clifford, Rollie, Ninja, and I go for an outing to Chiricahua National Monument in the Chiricahua Mountains to the west of the Dragoon Mountains where we are camped. I make thermoses of tea and coffee and ...

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