Monthly Archives: March 2012

Crown King area hiking before the storm

The National Weather Service office for northern Arizona had been talking since last Tuesday about what they thought would be the biggest storm of the winter.  I had Friday off work, so I decided to make the trek out to … Continue reading

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Roosevelt Lake foothills, Part II: Isthmus be my lucky day

After yesterday’s effort, I scaled back a little.  But, I still wanted to get another peak in the same vicinity.  (For the silly reason to finish off the 4th peak on the Theodore Roosevelt Dam quadrangle map that has 300ft … Continue reading

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Roosevelt Lake foothills, Part I: Blue skies and blue water in the desert

I usually have a bit of time off from work in March, so this time I decided to take a 3-day weekend in Payson.  I was exhausted from work, and spent most of Saturday in bed, then hiked on Sunday … Continue reading

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