Flashback Friday – Sliding through Salome Jug

Salome Jug is a slot canyon located near Roosevelt Lake in the Sierra Ancha Wilderness. It is fairly easily accessible from Highway 188 on A Cross road, but a high clearance, four wheel drive vehicle is recommended. It’s a short, fairly easy hike to the creek bed, only about a mile and half, but the canyon…

Hiking Butcher Jones Trail, Saguaro Lake Arizona

Yesterday we hiked the Butcher Jones Trail at Saguaro Lake. The trailhead starts at the Butcher Jones recreation area. Its approximately 3.5 miles out and back, skirting the lake from the beach at Butcher Jones to Burro Cove. There is access to swimming and fishing areas along the shore from the trail. The trail is…