Capturing Moments To Remember — Five Naturalists Hike To Thimble Peak   3 comments

This was a memorable hike four years ago. It was a beautiful, but very windy day in the Santa Catalina Mountains. — kenne

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Thimble Peak-1 blogPanoramic Image from the Mountain Meadow Below Thimble Peak On The Right — Images by kenne

As Sabino Canyon Volunteer Naturalists (SCVN), we spend a lot of time in the Canyon and the Santa Catalina Mountains leading children and adults on outdoor activities. One of the iconic images of the Canyon is Thimble Peak. It can be seen from the Sabino Canyon Recreational Area Center, the tram ride up through the Canyon, Bear Canyon and many of the area’s hiking trails.

One very popular trail is Blackett’s Ridge trail located between Sabino Canyon and Bear Canyon. This difficult hiking trail ends about a mile from Thimble Peak, separated by a deep ravine — “So close, yet so far,” is the thought most people have when reaching the end of the Blackett’s Ridge trail. Serious rock climbers might venture on, but most adventurous hikers look for other options for hiking to…

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Posted November 17, 2017 by kenneturner in Information

3 responses to “Capturing Moments To Remember — Five Naturalists Hike To Thimble Peak

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  1. Thank you Kenne for sharing your very special gift. Phil

  2. Thank you Kenne for sharing your very special gift. Phil

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