Hike near Washington Park 10.2013

Here are a few photos from a recent hike we did in the area of Washington Park. This area lies about 4 miles from our cabin and can be accessed via the control road, west of the cabin. It is a popular hiking area and it connects to the Highline trail. Part of our hike […]

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River crossings

On Houston Mesa road, the cabin lies roughly 10 miles from highway 87 near Payson. It’s a very scenic drive and well worth it even if just a Sunday drive. Along the way Houston Mesa road crosses the east verde river three times, known as the first, second, and third crossings. At each crossing there […]

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Whispering Pines 4th of July Parade

Fourth of july Community parade Celebrate! Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. Parade Route: Houston Mesa Road from the Church, at the Control Road, to the Fire Station. If you would like to be in the Parade, complete an entry form and place it in the drop box at the Fire Station. Entry forms […]

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Snow on the back of the cabin - 2015 EVRC - Payson

Snow, river, and Sun

Here is a photo slide show i took back in early February 2013 of snow melt and ice on the East Verde River. This is a typical look to the snow that can happen up at the cabin any giving winter. This past season of 2013 there were two really heavy storms that produced 9-17 […]

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How to navigate a running river

My frist post to this blog is of a video i shot which starts at the small waterfall about 60 feet from our cabin property. I slowly work my way up river to our wading area. Please take a moment and watch the video.

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