Archive for the ‘Sabino Canyon Recreation Area’ Category

Southwestern Prickly Poppy Wildflower   Leave a comment

Southernwestern Pricklypoppy blogSouthwestern Prickly Poppy Wildflower — Image by kenne

Glorious flowers
Found along southwest highways
Careful not to touch

— kenne

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Sabino Canyon WalkSaguaro Blossoms — Image by kenne

Saguaro blossoms
The signature desert plant
Sonoran symbol.

— kenne

Cactus Wash Panorama   Leave a comment

Sabino Canyon WalkCactus Wash — Panorama by kenne

Season of Lizards
Rocks and sand their habitat
In the hot desert.

— kenne

 

“Here we go around the prickly pear”   2 comments

Sabino Canyon WalkPrickly Pear Cactus in Sabino Canyon — Image by kenne

Here we go round the prickly pear
Prickly pear prickly pear
Here we go round the prickly pear
At five o’clock in the morning.

– from “The Hollow Men” by T.S. Eliot 

Sabino Creek Dam Maskot   2 comments

Sabino Canyon Copper's Hawk1517 blogSabino Creek Dam Maskot (Cooper’s Hawk) — Image by kenne

 

I loved my field trip to Sabino Canyon   3 comments

loved my field trip blogA Thank You Note I Received — Thank you, Angel

We love teaching children about nature!
Our field trip programs will start for the fall in October.

kenne

 

A Sabino Canyon Morning   2 comments

Giffords OfficeA Sabino Canyon Morning — Image by kenne

The morning sun rises
over the Sabino Canyon
casting long shadows,
the ghosts of trees
mesquite by name
after years of caring
for young saguaros —
blessed are nature’s
caring ways.

— kenne

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