Picacho Peak Wildflowers

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Mar 022008
 
Picacho Peak Wildflowers

The flowers at Ironwood Forest National Monument aren’t bad. The flowers at Picacho Peak State Park are absolutely amazing. Below are 17 glimpses of my morning hike with my older daughter. There are a total of 63 colorful images over in the gallery, too. Sunrise over a low peak adjacent to Picacho Peak, itself about […]

Return to the Ostrich Ranch

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Mar 022008
 
Return to the Ostrich Ranch

Periodically the girls and I stop by Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch northwest of Tucson off Interstate 10. To our delight, there always seems to be something new. This time, following a wildflower hike at Picacho Peak (see above), my older daughter and I stopped. Some photos below and a few more on my site’s gallery: […]

An Afternoon at the Ostrich Ranch

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Jul 312007
 
An Afternoon at the Ostrich Ranch

The girls had the day off school today, so I took it with them. I offered an array of possible dad-daughter activities—Desert Museum, Kartchner Caverns, Reid Park Zoo, International Wildlife Museum—but without hesitation they chose the Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch, north of Marana off I-10. Since we’ve been there last, the ranch has added a […]