Tonto National Forest Archives

Crescordia Awards Spotlight Those Making A Difference In Our Communities

Valley Forward's Crescordia Awards Winners
by in Events | Green

Crescordia Awards spotlight those making a difference in our communities The U.S. 60 Gonzales Pass widening project has earned the coveted President’s Award (Best of Show) in Valley Forward’s 31st annual Environmental Excellence Awards program, held in partnership with SRP for the tenth consecutive year. Designated the Pinal-Gila Scenic Road, the 10-mile scenic stretch of… Read More →

Lost Dutchman State Park

Photo: dougtone, Flickr
by in Play

Famously named after a lost gold mine, the Lost Dutchman State Park, located 40 miles east of Phoenix in the Sonoran Desert, is a great place to escape to, especially for those looking for adventure and a chance to strike it rich. According to legend, Jacob Waltz located a gold mine in the 1870s. He… Read More →

Boating Adventure at Saguaro Lake

by in Play

With the start of summer freshly upon us college students, my friends and I decided to start the much anticipated break with a memorable trip. What better way to celebrate our hard work than to pack up our truck and boat and head to beautiful Tonto National Forest here in east central Arizona to relax and swim… Read More →