We need rain?

I’m from Arizona and always rebel when I hear Texans say, “Boy!  We sure need this rain!”  These past weeks here at my place has given me more rain than most YEARS in Arizona. I’ve been overcome with ranch work thanks to the horrible weather. It also has produced less sunshine.  We never suffer even two days…

Spendin’ Time at Cow Camps

Spendin’ Time at Cow Camps Down a long winding trail from the rim was the only way to visit Winter Cabin from the Ponderosa pine forest above. It was a pleasant ride on a trail made safe by our constant repair work. Before the government deemed this a Wilderness Area, thereby prohibiting all mechanized tools…

Ben’s Trail

Foreword: “I’m over 81 now and have spent most of them years ahorseback on central Arizona ranges – — – since about 1949. So I reckon I’ll be pesterin’ you all for awhile now with the little I can remember about some interesting and exciting times . . .I left The DK Ranch when they…