Arizona 2011


Tucson? yep snow.
Tucson? yep snow.
We went out Ruby Road rock hunting. Found neat yard rocks. I didn't go to lapidary to cut any. Maybe next year.
We went out Ruby Road rock hunting. Found neat yard rocks. I didn't go to lapidary to cut any. Maybe next year.
Think this will pull the rig?...appears to be a local Ruby resident.
Think this will pull the rig?...appears to be a local Ruby resident.
Overlooking Dragoon Az....I-10 is out there somewhere.
Overlooking Dragoon Az....I-10 is out there somewhere.
Mining country......ghost town of Courtland Az
Mining country......ghost town of Courtland Az
Linda digging for rocks. The boys were happy to stay home. That was ok. We had fun poking.
Linda digging for rocks. The boys were happy to stay home. That was ok. We had fun poking.
A random Mine.  The hole was only 3' in diameter....it was inside an orange plastic fence which meant someone had fallen down this hole.
A random Mine. The hole was only 3' in diameter....it was inside an orange plastic fence which meant someone had fallen down this hole.
Looking east from Tombstone at the base of the Dragoons.
Looking east from Tombstone at the base of the Dragoons.
And the last of many sunsets in Tucson. Tomorrow we roll.
And the last of many sunsets in Tucson. Tomorrow we roll.
The colors. Wow.
The colors. Wow.
Here is one of the more fun things we did.......off on an atv.
Here is one of the more fun things we did.......off on an atv.
across the desert and heading to Box Canyon
across the desert and heading to Box Canyon
Wayne and Dee Jacobsen
Wayne and Dee Jacobsen
Check out Wayne's face.
Check out Wayne's face.
Wait this is the desert. What is with the puddle?......remants of Sunday's snowfall.
Wait this is the desert. What is with the puddle?......remants of Sunday's snowfall.
Arizona countryside east of Florence.
Arizona countryside east of Florence.
Somewhere out there is Box Canyon, our destination.
Somewhere out there is Box Canyon, our destination.
Here we go down......
Here we go down......
Me.....
Me.....
Yep, glad we didn't try this in the suv.
Yep, glad we didn't try this in the suv.
A skiiny little canyon. Reminds me of Titus Canyon in Death Valley.
A skiiny little canyon. Reminds me of Titus Canyon in Death Valley.
More rocks
More rocks
oooooooops.....gotta go over it.
oooooooops.....gotta go over it.
Gee that rock doesn't look as big after we went over it.
Gee that rock doesn't look as big after we went over it.
Heheheheeeee
Heheheheeeee
We made it! Great fun.
We made it! Great fun.
Just neat clouds. Don't they look like boas?
Just neat clouds. Don't they look like boas?
Watching the pilots practice  not far from the rv park.
Watching the pilots practice not far from the rv park.