Part Three of the Spring Break spent with the extended Boulder clan.
A lot of driving since J-Tree as I made my way back to Colorado for some presentations coming up.
Some time spent at a place that is home to not only Ancestral Puebloans but also the Dine’ (Navajo) nation.
Some local hikes in Phoenix, a few history pitstops, a quick to jaunt to Saguaro NP, and a visit to the Chiricahua National Monument.
More exploration of ancestral dwellings between Flagstaff and Phoenix.
Exploring the ancestral lands of the native people of Arizona.
A trip with some close friends down to the Grand Canyon. Some car camping and a quick overnighter, too.
An overview of Grand Obsession: Harvey Butchart and the Exploration of Grand Canyon. A book about an iconic Grand Canyon legend.
The second part of my Arizona vacation: A two-day trip, partially off-trail, in the Superstition Mountains outside of Phoenix.
Three days of backpacking in The Grand Canyon as the first part of my Arizona vacation.