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Monsoon Birding on Mt. Lemmon

Mt. Lemmon’s summit is just nine short miles from SaddleBrooke, but without wings, it’s a two-hour drive:  an hour to Catalina Highway near the base, and another hour to cover the 25 miles to the summit.  If you’re a birder, … Continue reading

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Birding Peppersauce Canyon near Oracle, Arizona

For a birder, one of the joys of living in SaddleBrooke is the incredible diversity of nearby birding sites. Sweetwater, a waste water reclamation area practically in downtown Tucson, is rich with ducks, shorebirds, migrants and Yellow-headed Blackbirds. Just fifteen … Continue reading

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