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Nigel Reynolds, Courier Columnist

Nigel Reynolds is a Courier columnist writing about Amazing Places.

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Amazing Places: Sycamore Canyon ‘man’

Two weeks ago, we went to Sycamore Canyon and enjoyed an amazing Indian ruin.

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Amazing Places: Sycamore Canyon Ruin

All of you know Oak Creek and its picturesque canyon north of Sedona, but how many of you know about another creek some miles to the west of Oak Creek?

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Amazing Places: Brooklyn Rim, Ruins & Petroglyphs revised

This week we are going to enjoy some ancient Indian ruins and petroglyphs. Remember, you can visit both the Brooklyn Mine and today’s places in a single trip, so for driving directions contact me through the Courier’s senior editor, Tim Wiederaenders (use Subject: Brooklyn Rim).

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Amazing Places: Brooklyn Basin Mine, its ruins

At the beginning of this month, I took you on a visit to Richinbar, a mining ghost town.

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Amazing Places: Storm Ranch area offers great trails close to home

This week we’ll stay within city limits with a hike to the Storm Ranch area of the Granite Dells.

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Amazing Places: Exploring the Agua Fria National Monument

An area I haven’t covered so far is the Agua Fria National Monument (NM) – “agua fria” is Spanish for “cold water.”

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Amazing Places: Visiting Red Mountain

We are going today back up north to Red Mountain, an interesting volcano just off U.S. 180.

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Amazing Places: Exploring Slate Lakes Cave

This article, and my next one on Red Mountain, are not close to Prescott.

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Amazing Places: Woodcutter’s cabin

Today we will visit Mingus Mountain, part of the Black Hills.

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Amazing Places: Salida Gulch and petroglyphs

This week we’re staying close to Prescott, ready to visit some petroglyphs along Salida Gulch.

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