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Arizona Mountains Home To Newly Discovered Scorpions

Tweet A variety of different species of scorpions, some 50 overall, call Arizona home. Remarkably, scorpion species are still being discovered. There have been six different mountain scorpions discovered recently, including two this year alone. These discoveries were made in the Santa Catalina Mountains near metropolitan Tucson, AZ. Arizona Mountains Home To Newly Discovered Scorpions-… Read More »

El Tour de Tucson: 109 Miles to Freedom

The longest I had ever ridden my bike was 85 miles, and that was only 2 weeks ago. Everyone that I knew riding in this year’s El Tour de Tucson was riding the 109 distance. I was thinking I might only do the 80-mile race, but when a couple of older riding buddies kept egging me on to go the distance, there was absolutely no way I could back down from that.