Short Stories

A family visits Tonto Natural Bridge and poses in front of fall colorsVisiting Tonto Natural Bridge State Park

What an awesome day we had at Tonto Natural Bridge today! I took my parents and my kids, and everyone loved the changing colors on the trees, the hiking, and having a picnic in beautiful weather! ~ Katie






A Visit to Dead Horse Ranch State Park

Dead Horse Campground has become our favorite place in the spring! Two years ago we camped there with my brother and sister in law. By a wonderful stroke of luck, it turned out there was a birder festival that week and my sister in law is an avid birder! The birder festival was a wonderful experience and I had a whole new outlook on birds! Immediately after that trip, I booked a site for last year’s trip.

The campground is a very relaxing, beautiful environment with small lakes for fishing and lots of hiking and biking paths. It is in an excellent location with easy drives to Jerome, Cottonwood and Sedona plus Tuzigoot and other historical sites. I look forward to our next trip to Dead Horse. ~ Kathy





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