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    • Arizona Highways, October 2006

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
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    • Arizona Highways, October 2006

      Contents:
      02 ASCENDING AGASSIZ PEAK Peter Ensenberger
      04 CELEBRATING DAWN AT THE GRAND CANYON Peter Aleshire
      10 CANOEING BLUE RIDGE RESERVOIR Tom Carpenter/Nick Berezenko
      16 EXPLORING A...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1997

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    • Arizona Highways, September 1997

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Along the Way Lions not reptiles strike terror in Rattlesnake Canyon.
      04 WATER SPORTS Kayaking the Colorado Cruising from Hoover Dam to Willow Beach brings our...
    • Arizona Highways, November 2003

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
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    • Arizona Highways, November 2003

      Contents:

      02 LETTERS AND E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      06 COVER Arizona's Borders The map contours that evolved out of historical...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1993

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 1993

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Some funny and unusual things can happen in the public library.
      03 LETTERS
      04 EL TOUR DE TUCSON The uniqueness of El Tour lies in the fact that anyone - ma, pa, and...
    • Arizona Highways, April 2000

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
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    • Arizona Highways, April 2000

      Contents:

      02 LETTERS
      03 WIT STOP Growing older is a joking matter - especially if you're writing for Bob Hope or George Burns.
      04 ON THE ROAD This month's look back at the pages and people...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1995

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 1995

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Rattlesnakes can be nasty if provoked, but mainly what they need is a little respect.
      03 LETTERS
      04 COVER STORY. KARTCHNER CAVERNS: A GIFT OF NATURE Descend into the...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1988

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 1988

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 HIGH COUNTRY GETAWAY: CROWN KING AND THE BRADSHAWS by Joseph Stocker. The rugged Bradshaw Range, which once lured 19th century adventurers with the...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, My Best Friend and Traveling Companion—the Llama, by Antony Evans.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 From Parker to the Blue: One Man’s Grim 550-Mile Escape on Horseback,...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, Prescott, My Town, by Budge Ruffner.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 Prescott Is Inviting You to Call, by Richard G. Stahl.
      p. 6 That Little Big Town Called...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1995

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1995

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Harsh lessons in the struggle for survival occur daily just outside the door.
      03 LETTERS
      04 FLAGSTAFF COUNTRY CALLS Tour one of the old town’s oldest institutions: Lowell...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1994

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1994

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Tawny gold may sound overly poetic, but it happens in Arizona twice a day.
      03 LETTERS
      04 CULTURE. THE WORLD OF THE BORDERLANDS Here are Indians, cowboys, and ranchers...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1992

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1992

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Even macho types can stop to smell the flowers along the roadside.
      03 LETTERS
      04 ARCHEOLOGY. UNEARTHING THE SALADO’S LOST WORLD Text by Peter Aleshire. Photographs by...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1992

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 1992

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY The Tohono O’odams’ profound respect for elders helps our writer to a new closeness with her 94-year-old mother.
      03 LETTERS
      04 PROFILE. ESTHER HENDERSON: ARTIST WITH A...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1997

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
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    • Arizona Highways, October 1997

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Along the Way Lake Bidahochi dominated Arizona till the Earth erupted.
      04 BIRDS- Bonita Creek Birding Far off the beaten path in Graham County lies the best-kept...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1999

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    • Arizona Highways, February 1999

      Contents:

      02 LETTERS
      03 WIT STOP The faint echo of an Abbott and Costello routine can be heard in this months column.
      04 cover THE RED ROCKS OF NAVAJOLAND In this hard-to-get-to valley,...
    • Arizona Highways, March 2000

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
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    • Arizona Highways, March 2000

      Contents:

      02 LETTERS
      03 WIT STOP Writers of comedy get no respect. You'd never hear a maitre d' say, "Your table is ready, Humorist and Mrs. Perret."
      04 ON THE ROAD This month's look back...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1995

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1995

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Sap from ancient trees may offer vital clues to the Petrified Forest’s inscrutable past.
      03 LETTERS
      04 PLANTS. STRANGERS IN THE NIGHT Because we humans are virtually...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1989

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1989

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 A SPECIAL SALUTE: PHOENIX INDIAN SCHOOL by Jerry Eaton. Closing out a century of service and controversy, a famous institution nears its final year of...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1982

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 1982

      Contents:
      04 WELCOME TO WYATT EARP COUNTRY Cochise County, 1880. The author of the book and soon-to-be-released movie, I Married Wyatt Earp, takes a fresh look at the Earp legend and turns up a few...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1999

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
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    • Arizona Highways, January 1999

      Contents:

      02 LETTERS
      03 WIT STOP When a man can't find something he's looking right at, who does he call for help? His wife, of course.
      04 travel CORONADO CAVE EXPLORING Yes, there is a...
    • Arizona Highways, February 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 2010

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a Q&A with country-music legend Tanya...
    • Arizona Highways, March 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 2010

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a visit with Babe Ruth’s daughter, an olive...
    • Arizona Highways, January 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      06 COVER: A STORY OF NAVAJO SURVIVAL A writer walks into desolate sandstone canyons of...
    • Arizona Highways, April 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      06 COVER/PORTFOLIO: BACK ROADING ACROSS ARIZONA Writer Charles Bowden and photographer...
    • Arizona Highways, August 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP
      06 SPECIAL INDIAN ARTS SECTION: NATIVE AMERICAN ORIGINALITY There’s a quiet, unique world in Arizona where artisans go about the tedious work...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      SPECIAL FALL HIKING FEATURES: INTO THE WOODS AND CANYONS When somebody in Arizona tells...
    • Arizona Highways, December 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, December 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 ALONG THE WAY On a chilly December’s eve, about a year after the 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor, a train station in Ash Fork became a testing ground between hatred...
    • Arizona Highways, July 2012

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 2012

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a piece of Flagstaff history you may have never...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2013

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 2013

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including some of the best bread pudding in Bisbee; the...
    • Arizona Highways, December 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, December 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Wit Stop, The Catastrophes of Holidays Past, by Gene Perret.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 Caroling with the Pima Indians at Sacaton, by Tom Kuhn.
      p. 10 The Miner’s Daughter...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1994

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1994

      Contents:
      SPECIAL ISSUE. THE GRAND CANYON This month marks the 75th anniversary of Grand Canyon National Park. In celebration, this issue is devoted to the Canyon, its history, its people, and the...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1993

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1993

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Mexican folklore allows that spirits wander dry riverbeds at sundown. Maybe that accounts for this strange tale.
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE COVER. LOOKING FOR YESTERDAY IN THE...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1993

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1993

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Lillian Wykoff—Jerome’s unheralded heroine.
      03 LETTERS
      04 TRAVEL ADVENTURE. JOURNEY INTO THE UNKNOWN This desolate track through 250 miles of waterless desert where...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1993

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 1993

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Public sculpture and urban blight are often the same horse with a different color.
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE COVER. THE CASE OF THE BUMBLING BANDITS When neophyte train...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1993

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 1993

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY When a feast of wild turkey turns out to be the barnyard variety, it’s best to keep it under wraps.
      03 LETTERS
      04 NOSTALGIA. ALL THEIR YESTERDAYS Two youngsters...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1990

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1990

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE TUCSON BOYS CHORUS by Jon Kamman. One of the oldest and best-known community-sponsored boys choirs in America turns 50.
      10 ARIZONA’S SWEET BEES by...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1990

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 1990

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 NEW WAYS TO FIGHT LIGHTNING by Anne E. Snyder. Scientists work to defuse lightning damage.
      14 VINTAGE GLASS Text by James E. Cook. Photographs by...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1991

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 1991

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Expressions of love sometimes come in most unusual ways.
      03 LETTERS
      04 FISHING. JOURNAL OF A REPENTANT TROUT FISHERMAN Text by Don Dedera. A former editor and longtime...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1991

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 1991

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Ever wonder how the Grand Canyon mules got their names?
      03 LETTERS
      04 ENTERTAINMENT. SEDONA SERVES JAZZ ON THE ROCKS Text by Willard Bailey. Photographs by Jeff...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1988

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 1988

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THOUGHTS ON OUR SPANISH LEGACY by Stewart L. Udall. It’s time to reexamine the “Black Legend” of Spanish cruelty in the New World. An excerpt from the...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1988

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1988

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 PRESCOTT’S FRONTIER DAYS by Dennis B. Farrell. Rodeo, now one of America’s most popular spectator sports, got a rousing start 100 years ago this month in...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1988

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 1988

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 BICYCLE TOURING by Joseph Stocker. The name of the game is fun. Combine that with healthy exercise and lots of exposure to the scenic outdoors, and you...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1988

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 1988

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 MAIN STREET ARIZONA by Vicky Hay. Arizonans are keeping in touch with their past. Thanks to a program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation,...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1987

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1987

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 SEDONA…THE MAGIC PERSISTS by Catrien Ross Laetz. Once remote and virtually unknown, this Paradise Found now must struggle with the pains of progress: more...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1986

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 1986

      Contents:
      03 THE MONSOON SEASON
      13 MEXICAN COOKING
      18 THE FIRST ARIZONA LOTTERY
      23 ORCHIDS OF THE SKY ISLANDS
      30 HAPPINESS IS VOLUME ONE, NUMBER ONE
      37 A GUIDE TO CAMPING
      44...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1984

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 1984

      Contents:
      01 CONTENTS
      03 IN CORONADO’S FOOTSTEPS Text by Stewart L. Udall. Photography by Jerry Jacka.
      24 THE SEARCH FOR CHICHILTICALE by Emil W. Haury.
      29 ACROSS EL DESPOBLADO TO THE CAMP OF...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1984

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1984

      Contents:
      01 LIFE…A PUZZLE AND THE FUTURE OF OUR LIVES…AN ENIGMA.
      03 ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY: VISIONS FOR TOMORROW Text by Don G. Campbell.
      25 FOCUS ON THE UNPREDICTABLE DESERT SPRING Text by...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1984

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1984

      Contents:
      01 CONTENTS
      03 LA CIUDAD. UNEARTHING THE FIRST PHOENIX. BENEATH A MODERN CITY AN ANCIENT CULTURE SURRENDERS ITS TIMELESS SECRETS. Story by Natalie Waugh. Photography by Jeff Kida.
      12...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1983

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1983

      Contents:
      02 DE GRAZIA - A RETROSPECTIVE This special section includes a careful selection of paintings in full color plus three insightful essays about the artist and his work.
      16 SPRING COMES TO...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1947

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation; Rainbow Bridge, Arizona; Colorado River; Trout Fishing; New Pueblo; Archeology;
    • Arizona Highways, June 1947

      Contents:
      1. Rainbow Bridge: 1947 See Your West Series points to our land. By J.B. Priestly, photography by Carl Junghans.
      3. Editor’s Letter: … Of Distant Horizons, by Raymond Carlson.
      4. Taking the...

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