"The idea is that someone looking for adventure could hike the Appalachian Trail, and then ... go to the headwaters of the Chattahoochee," said Curt Soper, the Georgia-Alabama state director of the Trust for Public Land.
By Jeff Martin the Associated Press
Midspring is a perfect time for those betwixt and between hikes - in terrain that's somewhere above the sweat-sucking desert and below the chilly mountain heights.
The Sycamore Reservoir Trail weaves its way for two miles in a rich mix of moderate terrain. Views along the way take in big skies, rocky ridges, craggy canyons, distant summits and delicate, colorful spring flowers.
Soothing shade awaits those who hike the Sycamore Trail to an old reservoir, which was mostly dry earlier this month.
Hikers take advantage of one of the many new trails in Robles
Pass Trails Park. Finding the trailheads may take some hunting
The north side of Tucson is known for grandly scenic trails
slicing into canyons of the Catalina Mountains. The east side is
known for a wondrous maze of trails in Saguaro National Park.
PHOENIX — Senate President Bob Burns is scrapping the blockade
he imposed on key legislation last session to get lawmakers to
focus on the budget.
Some members of Trico Electric Cooperative are beginning to feel
the effects of higher rates that first appeared on September
Many events offer discounted tickets for students, seniors,
military and others. Call venue for details.
PHOENIX — Child-care providers and their allies want Gov. Jan
Brewer to tap federal stimulus funds to avoid — or at least delay —
a sharp hike in licensing fees.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) **** Finish off what you must, and
have an even better afternoon. Let go and find your friends.
Together you'll have a great time. What starts as a friendly
get-together could turn into a ruckus.
LAWRENCE, Kan. — Linda Sue Warner had big ambitions when she
arrived in 2007 as president of Haskell Indian Nation University,
the only four-year college operated by the federal government for
American Indians. Now she wonders whether those ambitions could
cost her the job.
Call it the Great Maze. It's a network of more than a dozen
interconnected trails that make up a sort of maze of linked and
looped routes in the northwestern corner of Saguaro National Park