June 2024 Contest

Restaurant counter with fountain menu. Photograph by Mark Lipczynski.
Photograph by Mark Lipczynski
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Window Seats

This restaurant isn’t nearly as ancient as some nearby natural attractions, which are more than 200 million years old. And while food service and overnight lodging there were discontinued long ago, the building now serves as a reminder of the human history of a timeless Arizona destination.

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To enter, correctly identify the location pictured at left and email your answer to [email protected] — type “Where Is This?” in the subject line. Entries can also be sent to 2039 W. Lewis Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85009 (write “Where Is This?” on the envelope). Please include your name, address and phone number. One winner will be chosen in a random drawing of qualified entries. Entries must be postmarked by June 15, 2023. Only the winner will be notified. The correct answer will be posted in our August issue and online beginning mid-July.

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Photograph by Cheri Alguire/Alamy
Photograph by Cheri Alguire/Alamy
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April 2024 Contest

Answer & Winner

Usery Mountain Regional Park, near Mesa.
Congratulations to our winner, Jim Erickson of University Place, Washington.

Cat Scan

This symbol — which is based on a mountain lion petroglyph found in a different part of Arizona — adorns the entrance to a popular hiking destination. Among its attractions are a cave that offers hanging gardens, dramatic views and an up-close look at a layer of volcanic tuff.