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by trekkin_gecko
Jul 15 2019 4:29 am
Forum: In the news...
Topic: joel hazelton photo
Replies: 56
Views: 6794

Re: joel hazelton photo

@chumley
cool and congrats!
i'm not near my latest issue; can you show us which photo?
by trekkin_gecko
Jul 08 2019 3:34 am
Forum: Looking for a Hike
Topic: Best Phoenix Hikes?
Replies: 5
Views: 1732

Re: Best Phoenix Hikes?

close to home in Scottsdale:
McDowell
drinkwater
east end
sunrise
by trekkin_gecko
Jun 25 2019 6:52 am
Forum: Backpacking
Topic: Need 1 night Backpacking Suggestions!
Replies: 25
Views: 989

Re: Need 1 night Backpacking Suggestions!

nonot wrote:
Jun 24 2019 10:34 pm
Charlesbois from Peralta was unaffected by the fire
by trekkin_gecko
Jun 14 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: Fire & Area Closures
Topic: Woodbury Fire - Superstition Wilderness
Replies: 188
Views: 10909

Re: Woodbury Fire - Superstition Wilderness

the map jack posted a link for is a good one the movement to the northwest intrigues me - with prevailing winds from the west, I would think it would grow to the northeast during the day maybe terrain and fuel sources have something to do with that? edit: there is some movement to the east and north...
by trekkin_gecko
Feb 13 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: Weather
Topic: Western Drought
Replies: 46
Views: 2565

Re: Western Drought

@chumley
it would be nice if we could block specific forum threads
redflex, anyone?
by trekkin_gecko
Jan 01 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 2019 Hazolutions
Replies: 24
Views: 1674

Re: 2019 Hazolutions

lots of good stuff in 2018: technical summits of courthouse rock and eagletail peak, along with a few more outdoor climbs a return trip to Yosemite with denny and john another utah trip with my friend from nebraska overnights to petrified forest, chaco canyon and sedona with john a little camping an...
by trekkin_gecko
Sep 29 2018 7:01 am
Forum: Grand Canyon Forum
Topic: Grand Canyon Summits Book
Replies: 14
Views: 484

Re: Grand Canyon Summits Book

lee, there's one at burton barr in phoenix
in the arizona room
library use only
by trekkin_gecko
Sep 03 2018 8:08 pm
Forum: Political
Topic: Redflex Corruption
Replies: 403
Views: 20805

Re: Redflex Corruption

yep, paradise valley
I've successfully ignored three of these
by trekkin_gecko
Sep 02 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Weather
Topic: Lightning safety when hiking
Replies: 51
Views: 5384

Re: Lightning safety when hiking

last night Nebraska's football home opener was delayed by lightning and ultimately cancelled the rule is to clear the field if lightning strikes within eight miles, then wait 30 minutes after if lightning strikes again, the 30 minute clock starts over I realize this is all about safety, but there is...
by trekkin_gecko
May 27 2018 8:24 am
Forum: In the news...
Topic: joel hazelton photo
Replies: 56
Views: 6794

Re: joel hazelton photo

denny just pointed out that @joelhazelton has the cover of the june issue of az highways
another great photo :)
by trekkin_gecko
May 27 2018 7:00 am
Forum: General
Topic: @ssk44 in Arizona Highways
Replies: 2
Views: 329

@ssk44 in Arizona Highways

congrats to eric, who has two photos in the june issue of az highways
one of a reservoir on WMAT land, and one overlooking apache lake
nice!
by trekkin_gecko
May 23 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: Fire & Area Closures
Topic: 2018 Fire Restrictions
Replies: 105
Views: 6769

Re: 2018 Fire Restrictions

tonto map: https://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DO ... 581181.pdf
looks like isolation canyon is closed
by trekkin_gecko
May 18 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Fire & Area Closures
Topic: 2018 Fire Restrictions
Replies: 105
Views: 6769

Re: 2018 Fire Restrictions

i'm glad they're closing things off before memorial day
be interesting to see what tonto does
a lot of good stuff is off limits

https://azdailysun.com/news/large-swath ... e-latest-1
by trekkin_gecko
May 16 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Poems & Literature
Topic: Changing Hands & AZW Brewing present Craig Childs - May 15th
Replies: 44
Views: 2347

Re: Changing Hands & AZW Brewing present Craig Childs - May 15th

I wouldn't mind knowing how the event was. Kyle? Too specific to the original topic? Did anyone actually attend? I like his work, although I haven't read a lot of it. Mostly in AZ highways
by trekkin_gecko
May 02 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Fire & Area Closures
Topic: Tinder Fire
Replies: 57
Views: 2443

Re: Tinder Fire

this map shows the larger closure area, too
https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/photos/AZCOF/2 ... 7-CDT.jpeg
I don't see a more recent forest closure order supporting this
by trekkin_gecko
May 02 2018 7:14 am
Forum: Fire & Area Closures
Topic: Tinder Fire
Replies: 57
Views: 2443

Re: Tinder Fire

here is the closure order and map:
https://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DO ... 578204.pdf

it does not appear to extend to rim road 300
the map i linked to above does make it look that way

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