Mountain biking in the Estrella Mountains near Phoenix is, for me, a lot like eating at one of the ubiquitous fast-food joints with “berto’s” in their name. A few years will go by and I’ll think “hey, why don’t I ever go to Filiberto’s/Aliberto’s/Philbertberto’s?” Then I get myself berto’s quesadilla or carne asada burrito. Hours…
Phoenix City Councilman Sal DiCiccio has come out adamantly against a $2 a day parking fee at some city trailhead parking lots. Here’s why he is dead wrong.
Springtime in Arizona is a prime time to encounter a rattlesnake. These tips can keep you safe in the desert, and make a potential meeting with a rattler an amazing nature experience rather than a frightening trip to the emergency room.
Have a look at the Pass Mountain Trail at Usery Mountain Regional Park. It’s one of many great trails in the excellent Maricopa County Parks system.