Fossil Creek Dam. Pine, Arizona. PART 2

Fossil Creek Dam Backpacking Trip Part 2


Fossil Creek Dam. Pine, Arizona. PART 1

Our first backpacking trip to Fossil Creek Dam

Squaw Peak

Piestewa Peak, aka “Squaw Peak”, is a nice little butt burner of a hike and we like to replace it with leg day at the gym.  It’s actually the second highest peak in Phoenix! You can find this quick hike within the Dreamy Draw recreation area off of the 51 in Phoenix.  There are actually … Continue reading Squaw Peak


Wildflower Chasing at the Phoenix Sonoran Desert Perserve.

West Fork

It's is seriously so pretty it can be a Christmas card. I mean we used it for our Christmas card, ha. From Phoenix it took about an hour and half to get to Sedona and you do have to pay to enter the parking lot. It's located off the 89a and pretty easy to find. … Continue reading West Fork

Lake Pleasant

For a quick get a way, whether it be for camping or fishing or heck even off roading, we head up north about 20 minutes to Lake Pleasant. It's a pretty decent size lake for swimming and boating. Everyone brings out their jet skis and tubes and has a ball. Out at the dock they … Continue reading Lake Pleasant


Our weekend in Prescott

Hole in the Ground (Grand Canyon)

Last summer we planned this camping trip to the big hole in the ground. THE GRAND CANYON!  It was a big deal since no one in the group has ever been. We had a couple of friends that were in Phoenix for UTI and we had to go before they head back home. so off … Continue reading Hole in the Ground (Grand Canyon)

Salt River

We live in Phoenix. Before you say “oh its just so hot there” hush!!  Currently it’s the beginning of February and I am wearing open toed wedges and planning our camping trip this weekend. Yes it gets up to 120 but guess what? its like maybe 4 months and I wouldn’t trade that for 5-6 … Continue reading Salt River