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by AZLOT69
Mar 10 2012 8:43 pm
Forum: Hiking Events
Topic: Restore the David Gowan Grave site
Replies: 45
Views: 2222

Re: Restore the David Gowan Grave site

Job well done.....interesting to me, depending on your which Forest Service district dealt with, I thought they were all in the U.S.,handle things differently. Tonto likes to destroy things. Not only in the Wilderness but outside the wilderness as well. Case in point is the grave of Celia Blaylock a...
by AZLOT69
Feb 28 2012 10:06 am
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: Canyon Name please superstitions
Replies: 11
Views: 675

Re: Canyon Name please superstitions

I met an oldtimer from AJ who told me it is has been historically known as Eagle Canyon. I have been unable to confirm this but sounds good to me. Why don't you write it up mnlumberjack.
by AZLOT69
Jan 19 2012 1:12 pm
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: Superstition Mountain Northwest Summit Trail
Replies: 3
Views: 383

Re: Superstition Mountain Northwest Summit Trail

Tom talks about riding a horse to the flatiron at one time. The trail(route) he is referring to may have been rediscovered and documented by Kanode, a hike entitled " Old West Boulder Canyon Ridge ". Look it up.
by AZLOT69
Jul 01 2011 10:05 am
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: Caution in the Sierras
Replies: 3
Views: 376

Caution in the Sierras

The first accidental deaths of the year at Yosemite National Park occurred Friday when two people died after falling in separate incidents. A Texas professor drowned after he slipped and fell into the raging Merced River, and a Berkeley man died in a fall below Yosemite Falls. They were the first d...
by AZLOT69
Dec 11 2010 11:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Even A Blind Squirrel Gets A Nut Now and Then
Replies: 7
Views: 386

Even A Blind Squirrel Gets A Nut Now and Then

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police say they've arrested a 17-year-old gang member accused of spray-painting graffiti over prehistoric etchings at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area in Nevada. The teen wasn't identified because of his age. Police say he faces a felony charge of placing gang gr...
by AZLOT69
Dec 07 2010 8:20 am
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: New Siphon Draw Trail Access
Replies: 19
Views: 1438

Re: New Siphon Draw Trail Access

"fee free", Most of the neighbors were all for the access, as many wanted horse access.
by AZLOT69
Dec 07 2010 12:14 am
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: New Siphon Draw Trail Access
Replies: 19
Views: 1438

New Siphon Draw Trail Access

There is a new officially designated access to the Siphon Draw trail via a newly authorized fee free trailhead that has been arranged in a cooperative effort between several parties. To access this new and presently unmarked trailhead take Hwy 88 (Apache Trail) to Nodak which is the turn for the Min...
by AZLOT69
Nov 10 2010 5:28 pm
Forum: GPS & Electronic
Topic: What GPS unit would you recommend?
Replies: 34
Views: 1849

Re: What GPS unit would you recommend?

It's $198 online at Walmart now as well.
by AZLOT69
Oct 29 2010 9:02 am
Forum: GPS & Electronic
Topic: Spot Satellite messenger?
Replies: 5
Views: 493

Re: Spot Satellite messenger?

There was a thread about this a while back with discussion. In the forum go to gear, then electronic and gps, then page 2. you will see the spot thread. I still use mine and like it.
by AZLOT69
Oct 21 2010 6:52 am
Forum: Road Conditions
Topic: SR 88 - Apache Trail
Replies: 43
Views: 3075

SR 88 - Apache Trail

The Apache Trail in Arizona was a stagecoach trail that ran through the Superstition Mountains. It was named the Apache Trail after the Apache Indians who originally used this trail to move through the Superstition Mountains. The current Apache Trail links Apache Junction (33.4152°N 111.5807°W) at ...
by AZLOT69
Sep 24 2010 3:40 pm
Forum: Political
Topic: Red Rock Pass Lies
Replies: 58
Views: 4480

Re: Red Rock Pass Lies

More people need to stand up and defend our rights. Hear-Hear !
by AZLOT69
Sep 22 2010 7:25 pm
Forum: Grand Canyon Forum
Topic: 4 Nevada men rescued after GC base jump
Replies: 26
Views: 1517

Re: 4 Nevada men rescued after GC base jump

To die would be the cowards way out, let them pay for the rescue ! :STP:
by AZLOT69
Sep 05 2010 6:14 pm
Forum: HAZ - Member Related
Topic: new to AZ
Replies: 4
Views: 241

Re: new to AZ

There are many hikes in the Bull Head City area I have written about that would be a good start. Use the Trail-Dex, zero in on that area and click hikes for some ideas. Then zoom out to expand the possibilities. Enjoy.
by AZLOT69
Aug 22 2010 10:32 am
Forum: HAZ - Member Related
Topic: Adios Arizona
Replies: 25
Views: 944

Re: Adios Arizona

Great, we could use another roving reporter up here !
by AZLOT69
Jul 16 2010 8:56 am
Forum: Political
Topic: New Prove-You're-A-Citizen law
Replies: 269
Views: 8685

Re: New Prove-You're-A-Citizen law

Watch the video, share it with your friends we need to save our lands from this onslaught.

http://www.cis.org/Videos/HiddenCameras2
by AZLOT69
Jul 06 2010 4:19 pm
Forum: Fauna
Topic: Bears In The News
Replies: 145
Views: 10778

Re: Bears In The News

That’s getting off lightly, for sure, but Sam McClure’s predawn encounter with a black bear while hiking the Tahoe Rim Trail two years ago was a frightening experience. McClure, then 16 and an experienced backpacker, had set up camp near the trail south of Tahoe Meadows on a Monday night in July. He...
by AZLOT69
Jun 24 2010 9:09 am
Forum: Fauna
Topic: Bears In The News
Replies: 145
Views: 10778

Re: Bears In The News

A 70-year-old Park Ridge man was killed by a grizzly bear in the Shoshone National Forest in Wyoming, officials from the Park County, Wyoming sheriff's office said. Erwin Frank Evert was mauled by the bear sometime before 7 p.m. June 17 in the Kitty Creek Drainage, about 10 miles outside of Yellowst...
by AZLOT69
Jun 24 2010 9:01 am
Forum: Fauna
Topic: Bears In The News
Replies: 145
Views: 10778

Bears In The News

Eight Foraging Bears Killed In Tahoe Posted: 9:44 am PDT June 11, 2010 Updated: 10:02 am PDT June 11, 2010 INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. -- The heavy snow and lingering winter conditions in the Sierra are forcing black bears into the valleys around Lake Tahoe, where an unusually large number of them have ha...
by AZLOT69
May 18 2010 10:10 am
Forum: Political
Topic: Red Rock Pass Lies
Replies: 58
Views: 4480

Re: Red Rock Pass Lies

No more taxes ! : app :
by AZLOT69
Feb 06 2010 9:49 pm
Forum: Geology
Topic: Arizona Geology at your fingertips
Replies: 6
Views: 775

Re: Arizona Geology at your fingertips

Anyone interested in the geology of highways 88 - 188- or 87 might be interested in this mile post description and relevent maps of how this region was formed including the Superstitions. While out of print it is available online at" http://www.azgs.az.gov/publications_onl ... ull184.pdf

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