Laura Gilpin was born on the north side of Colorado Springs, Colorado, in 1891. At an early age, she was drawn to photography. Her father, perhaps...

 “Live bait.”  That’s what today’s training is called. More properly, “tethered rescue” — an advanced swift-water technique for...

This story starts with falling off a mountain bike, onto wet red clay, in front of a lot of people.  Riders from the Verde Valley Cyclists...

Chiles have been a part of Jeanie Neubauer’s life for as long as she can remember: Her father, Gene England, started the Santa Cruz Chili and Spice...

WILDCAT CROSSING Wildlife-watching trips are great — except when the wildlife doesn’t appear as expected. That’s why you need a drive that’s...

I call her the grandmother tree. She lives near the top of Mars Hill in Flagstaff, on a slope well away from established trails. Far bigger than any...

Standing just outside Saguaro National Park East, Nick Shipley and I take in the pale, jigsaw-puzzle trunks of sycamores towering all around us....