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Dragoon Waterfalls – Winter Journey – February 2018

Dragoon Waterfalls – Winter Journey – February 2018

  Thursday February 15: Rain and wind all night here in the dispersed area outside Cochise Stronghold in the Dragoon Mountains. A couple windows are now leaking, so we redo the tarp to cover both the vent and the windows. ...

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Cochise Stronghold – Winter Journey – February 2018

Cochise Stronghold – Winter Journey – February 2018

Tuesday February 13:  No time for a morning walk at Snyder Hill, west of Tucson, as we are packing up and leaving for Cochise Stronghold in the Dragoon Mountains, about 50 miles east of Tucson. We make stops for propane, ...

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Snyder Hill Days – Winter Journey – February 2018

Snyder Hill Days – Winter Journey – February 2018

February 6th-12th During our days at Snyder Hill BLM, west of Tucson, I go for a hike at sunrise every morning, around the hill and a couple of times to the top of the hill. I especially enjoy seeing the ...

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Synder Hill – Winter Journey – February 2018

Synder Hill – Winter Journey – February 2018

Saturday February 3: High of 80 today here south of Quartzsite, Arizona, and the sky is clear, for a change. We hear about the inclement weather in the rest of the country. While I am grateful we don’t have to ...

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Arizona Desert Days – January 2018

Arizona Desert Days – January 2018

Sunday January 28: We are still camped at Roadrunner, the BLM campground south of Quartzsite, Arizona.  It is calm this morning, so I make a campfire and Rollie comes over to join me. We chat as we drink our respective ...

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End of Quartzfest – Quartzsite, Arizona – January 2018

End of Quartzfest – Quartzsite, Arizona – January 2018

Thursday January 25: I put the files for the Quartzfest photo contest on a flash drive, and Clifford and I drop them off at the Event Center on our way to Quartzsite for errands. Just the usual errands, except that ...

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Off-Road Adventure – Quartzsite, Arizona – January 2018

Off-Road Adventure – Quartzsite, Arizona – January 2018

Wednesday January 24: This morning I am up in time to get dressed, have breakfast, make a lunch, and head to the Welcome Center with Rollie by 9:00 a.m., as we are going on the Quartzfest off-road trip. We are ...

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Quartzfest at Roadrunner – Winter Journey – January 2018

Quartzfest at Roadrunner – Winter Journey – January 2018

Friday January 19: Warm, sunny, and windy. Talked to my daughter Becka in Georgia. It is in the teens there and icy, so school has been canceled most of the week. Cold in Florida, also. As I talk to her, ...

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