An Honest Review of Havasupai Falls

Given Beyoncé’s visit last year to Havasupai falls, its likely that over the next few years or so an army of Beyoncé zombies will start the march down into the canyon driven by the promises of the amazing sights they saw in the videos and pictures. I’ll admit, I wasn’t completely sure who Beyoncé really…


Time for a Change

My father called it Indian Summer, that special time of year when fall has begun, but despite getting shorter the days are still hot, and the sky remains the brightest of blue. When something in the atmosphere can’t decide if it is time yet to move on. Those days we are teased with the idea…

Hiking Horton Creek Trail near Payson, Arizona

Horton Creek Trail is a fairly easy 3.5 mile out and back hike. It has a slight uphill grade, a pretty little creek and lots of shade along the way. The creek is fairly shallow with small pools and lots of pretty little waterfalls, and culminates at Horton Spring which bubbles cool clear water from the hillside. You’ll see wild strawberries, blackberries and grapes growing along the creek, but watch out for poison ivy.