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by azdesertfather
Feb 05 2012 5:13 pm
Forum: In the news...
Topic: murderer who fled is an Arizona hiker
Replies: 21
Views: 1551

murderer who fled is an Arizona hiker

( dead link removed ) ( dead link removed ) Just saw this on America's Most Wanted today...of a lady from Scottsdale who loves hiking and the outdoors. She killed a lady years ago high on alcohol and marijuana and fled. Some suspect she may be in California or Michigan, but officials also suspect be...
by azdesertfather
Feb 05 2012 4:58 pm
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: Pusch Peak's book?
Replies: 15
Views: 721

Re: Pusch Peak's book?

Hello, First post and all. I've hiked Pusch ridge/peak 6 times now and all times before there was a book to sign. Took the wife up last weekend and there was no book? Last time I went up was some time before 2008, book was there. Any body in the know? Thanks, Bill I was up there in September, this ...
by azdesertfather
Jan 20 2012 11:31 pm
Forum: Missing Hikers
Topic: Missing hiker in Mazatzals - gpsjoe (Joe Domin)
Replies: 1043
Views: 95450

Re: Missing hiker in Mazatzals - gpsjoe (Joe Domin)

Just found an article about Joe and his family in the Beacon News , a subsidiary of the Chicago Sun-Times : Sadness of losing loved one harder during holiday gatherings Last year, six weeks before Christmas, Theresa Domin got a call from her son that she says she’ll never forget. His dad, her ex-hus...
by azdesertfather
Dec 24 2011 12:22 pm
Forum: HAZ - Member Related
Topic: 2012 Hazolutions
Replies: 88
Views: 4393

Re: 2012 Hazolutions

coanbru wrote:There is absolutely no reason you can't do it....
I'll put in a good word to your boss to give you some more time off. ;)
:lol:
by azdesertfather
Dec 23 2011 5:36 pm
Forum: HAZ - Member Related
Topic: 2012 Hazolutions
Replies: 88
Views: 4393

Re: 2012 Hazolutions

I would love to do a 1,000-mile year! May be a long shot, but would love to do it :y:
by azdesertfather
Dec 18 2011 8:57 pm
Forum: GPS & Electronic
Topic: Nat Geo Topo! AZ
Replies: 12
Views: 1181

Re: Nat Geo Topo! AZ

I wouldn't buy Topo if you are a Mac user, HAZ has pretty much everything that is needed and Topo is probably not going to be made fully compatible with the current Mac OS, Lion 10.7. http://support.topo.com/articles/163 Lion doesn't completely break Topo, but there are glitches...and if they won't ...
by azdesertfather
Dec 13 2011 10:59 pm
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: Alone hikers beware - Tucson
Replies: 2
Views: 377

Alone hikers beware - Tucson

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A 20-year-old woman running along Tucson's Old Spanish Trail was...
http://www.azcentral.com/news/articles/ ... tempt.html
by azdesertfather
Dec 01 2011 8:18 am
Forum: Fauna
Topic: Has anybody seen a Jaguar in AZ?
Replies: 49
Views: 4078

Re: Has anybody seen a Jaguar in AZ?

Pilot thinks he saw a jaguar in the Santa Ritas A U.S. Homeland Security helicopter pilot spotted a large cat he thought was a jaguar last June in the Santa Rita Mountains, the Border Patrol said Wednesday. The pilot, flying solo, described the cat as dark copper orange with black spots and a long,...
by azdesertfather
Nov 24 2011 11:59 pm
Forum: Fatalities
Topic: Rockwell Plane Crash near Superstition Peak 5,024
Replies: 48
Views: 5221

Re: Rockwell Plane Crash near Superstition Peak 5,024

Arizona plane crash: 6 confirmed dead
The six passengers on board a small plane that crashed in the Superstition Mountains Wednesday evening have been confirmed...
http://www.azcentral.com/news/articles/ ... z1ehKt935Q
by azdesertfather
Nov 24 2011 9:36 am
Forum: Fatalities
Topic: Rockwell Plane Crash near Superstition Peak 5,024
Replies: 48
Views: 5221

Re: Rockwell Plane Crash near Superstition Peak 5,024

BBC is reporting 3 adults, 3 kids in plane. One kid already found, others assumed dead. Were coming from Safford to pick up the kids and return for Thanksgiving.

My condolences to the families involved...

http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/15876100
by azdesertfather
Nov 22 2011 7:33 am
Forum: Fauna
Topic: Has anybody seen a Jaguar in AZ?
Replies: 49
Views: 4078

Re: Has anybody seen a Jaguar in AZ?

Update: Jaguar seen in area of Cochise A hunter photographed an adult male jaguar in Southeast Arizona after his dogs treed it, Arizona Game and Fish Department officials said Monday. The sighting Saturday in Cochise County was the first confirmed report of a wild jaguar in the United States since t...
by azdesertfather
Nov 21 2011 11:02 pm
Forum: Fauna
Topic: Has anybody seen a Jaguar in AZ?
Replies: 49
Views: 4078

Re: Has anybody seen a Jaguar in AZ?

Another jaguar sighting in AZ: http://t.co/3ln3w0Zr A hunter saw and photographed a jaguar in Cochise County over the weekend, the Arizona Game and Fish Department confirmed today. Extremely rare jaguar seen southeast of Tucson Based on images from photographs and video shot by the hunter, the jagua...
by azdesertfather
Nov 15 2011 7:50 pm
Forum: Fauna
Topic: Scorpion antivenin vials
Replies: 7
Views: 539

Re: Scorpion antivenin vials

It's one thing to raise costs to cover other expenses, but it's another deal to pay over $12,000 for something that Mexicans can buy for $100 or less. That's just greed...
by azdesertfather
Nov 14 2011 8:28 pm
Forum: Fauna
Topic: Scorpion antivenin vials
Replies: 7
Views: 539

Scorpion antivenin vials

just read a crazy story, of how $100 vials of scorpion antivenin are being sold in Phoenix hospitals for over $12,000...

http://www.azcentral.com/arizonarepubli ... -cost.html
by azdesertfather
Nov 06 2011 7:06 pm
Forum: Fauna
Topic: Invasive Species
Replies: 42
Views: 1605

Re: Invasive Species

Speaking of invasive species, I'm organizing a group of volunteers together on Saturday morning in Tucson (9-noonish) to pull bufflegrass for the city. I asked where they wanted to target, and this was the area they are asking for. If anyone is interesting in helping, feel free to PM me and let me ...
by azdesertfather
Nov 05 2011 1:48 pm
Forum: Weather
Topic: Mindless chit chat
Replies: 6592
Views: 239526

Re: Snow Talk: 2012. The Great White Coming!

Dusting over the Catalinas this morning, though it's mostly gone now
by azdesertfather
Nov 03 2011 9:20 pm
Forum: Fauna
Topic: Invasive Species
Replies: 42
Views: 1605

Re: Invasive Species

Speaking of invasive species, I'm organizing a group of volunteers together on Saturday morning in Tucson (9-noonish) to pull bufflegrass for the city. I asked where they wanted to target, and this was the area they are asking for. If anyone is interesting in helping, feel free to PM me and let me k...
by azdesertfather
Nov 01 2011 8:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: History of Mt. Lemmon's namesake
Replies: 0
Views: 207

History of Mt. Lemmon's namesake

Really interesting AZ Daily Star article about Mt. Lemmon's namesake, a woman with a love for plants an the outdoors

http://azstarnet.com/news/local/life-st ... 401ad.html
by azdesertfather
Oct 13 2011 11:14 pm
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: West Pinto Trail - condition?
Replies: 14
Views: 644

Re: West Pinto Trail - condition?

the Silver Spur Cabin site which is about 6 miles in from Miles Sorry, 'm not familiar with this.. my first time hearing of this site but like you say, here it is on HAZ MyTOPO overlay map--> http://hikearizona.com/location_g.php?QX=560 . Appears to be just off the West Pinto Trail 212 up a drainag...
by azdesertfather
Oct 11 2011 9:47 am
Forum: Missing Hikers
Topic: Missing Dutchman Hunter - Jesse Capen
Replies: 159
Views: 13256

Re: Missing Dutchman Hunter

Are there any areas that have not been thoroughly searched? What has been fully searched?

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