Phoenix has a pretty incredible park system that give hikers a chance to hike some pretty amazing desert terrain close to home. Last Sunday, I hiked Cholla Trail up the tail of Camelback Mountain. It's a challenging hike and well worth the time, if you are in condition, start early in the day, and bring plenty of water. From the top, you have 360 degree … [Read more...] about Hiking in the City
Weekend traffic in Phoenix can be a real challenge, since most major freeway work is done between Friday night and and Monday morning. You can sign up for email updates, which are typically published on Thursdays, to plan your weekend travel in advance and save some time. ADOT (Arizona Department of Transportation) has this great interactive map that … [Read more...] about Weekend Freeway Roadwork Map – Don’t leave home without it!