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Spotlight on The Catalina Foothills

The Catalina Foothills, simply referred to as “The Foothills” by Tucson locals, is on the North side of Tucson, on the Southern side of the Santa Catalina Mountains. The Foothills is considered anything North of River, East of Oracle Road and West of Sabino Canyon Road. The Coronado National Forest is the Northern boundary of… Continue reading Spotlight on The Catalina Foothills

Spotlight on The Tanque Verde Valley

The Tanque Verde Valley is nestled in the valley between where the Catalina and Rincon mountains ranges meet. The landscape is very green and lush because of the close proximity to the mountains and this area gets much of the rainfall flowing off of the mountains. There are large washes and creeks running through the… Continue reading Spotlight on The Tanque Verde Valley

What The Heck Kind Of Cactus Is That?

Are you new to Southern Arizona and wondering what some of those funny-looking plants with thorns are? This post is all about cacti (plural for cactus). The many species of cactus is what makes Tucson so unique because Tucson is in the Sonoran Desert. I took a class while getting my bachelor’s degree back in… Continue reading What The Heck Kind Of Cactus Is That?

Discover Tucson’s Suburbs

This post is all about Tucson’s suburbs! Although Tucson has a population of a little over a half a million, combined with the entire metropolitan area, the population is a little over one million people. This article will go over four of Tucson’s suburbs: Oro Valley, Vail, Marana, and Sahuarita. Oro Valley, Arizona Oro Valley,… Continue reading Discover Tucson’s Suburbs

Extra! Extra! Read All About… Tucson!

Extra! Extra! Read All About… Tucson! Southern Arizona. A place with a whole lot of sunshine and mountains which offers a plethora of outdoor activities for people who just like to enjoy life. This post is all about the largest city in Southern Arizona: Tucson. Tucson is the second most populated city in Arizona with… Continue reading Extra! Extra! Read All About… Tucson!