Kay's Photo Journal - January 2021
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1/3/2021 Poston Memorial Monument, AZ - This Japanese relocation camp memorial monument is located Indian Highway #1 road side. Nearly 18K people captured during WWII for 3.5 years. Currently only this memorial does exist, all buildings were burned to firefighters to practiced.
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1/5/2021 Davis Camp, Bullhead City, AZ - Mohave County Davis Camp, which RAs are located, side of the Colorado River. It’s fee area, but they gave me a free guest pass for one hour to photograph the petroglyphs. The site is fenced out, west side of the hill has full of petroglyphs.
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1/5/2021 Davis Dam, NV - East side of this dam is Arizona and west side is Nevada. I drove from AZ to NV to see the close look. There are nice park just below the dam in NV side. Davis Camp is just below the dam AZ side.
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1/5/2021 Grapevine Canyon RA, NV - I was so close to this RA site, so that stop by to see the old friends. As always this place cheer me up by so many petroglyphs. Someone told me that he hiked up to the mountain, but I had enough photos, I didn’t hike up.
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1/7/2021 Lynx Lake and Ruin, Prescott, AZ - Quiet mountain lake and close to town of Prescott, many people enjoy at the Lynx Lake. About 2 miles north, there is a TH to hike up to the ruin. At the ruin, there is a view deck to look down the ruin.
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1/8/2021 Smoke Tree Ln RA #1, Prescott Lakes, AZ - The RA site is the between road and sidewalk in the residential area. They have beautiful sidewalk and RA rocks are nicely arranged. The problem, there is no parking lot, I’ve parked near by the County Club parking lot, and walk around the sidewalk to enjoy the RA.
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1/8/2021 Smoke Tree Ln RA #2, Prescott Lakes, AZ - This site is one block west from the Country Club, and similar set up to #1 RA site. There are several petroglyphs rocks at the side of the sidewalk, and not far from the residential houses.
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1/8/2021 Smoke Tree Ln RA #3, Prescott Lakes, AZ - This place is same block to the Country Club, just east of the tennis courts. One small loop that petroglyphs are located. I believe, all those RA sites, #1, #2 and #3 are not original sites. Found it at may be construction sites, then brought here to display by the road.
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1/8/2021 Petroglyphs Hill, Prescott, AZ - There are a few trails in this area, Vista View trail is among them. At the top of the hill, there are petroglyphs that from the construction sites around here. There are many housing developments all over in Prescott, when find RA, bring here to preserve it.
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1/9/2021 Talking Rock RA, Prescott, AZ - Inscription Canyon that the RAs are located in the Talking Rock Resort. The company donated the site to the Yavapai Tribe and can be access by the public, isn’t nice? A funny thing was, a resort employee told me to go out the resort and drive to west end of the resort, then sneak in under the wire fence that the shortest way to get the site, which I did. There are many petroglyphs in the canyon.
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1/11/2021 Watson Lake, Prescott, AZ - One side of the lake, there are beautiful rock formations that just like some one draw the rocks on the canvas. Water level is little low, but birds are enjoyed in it, nice place to enjoy sunny day.
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1/12/2021 Indian Mountain, New River, AZ - Strange thing that from east side of the mountain, a sign said 'no trespassing', and wire fenced out. However from west side, open to the public, can hike up to the mountain from any ways. Atop of the mountain is the flat mesa, and there are ruins. Suppose to RAs are some place in this mountain, but I didn’t find it. I’ll find it at next time that sure.
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1/13/2021 Lake Pleasant, Peoria, AZ - It was off season and pandemic, this area was very quiet. The marina area is privately owned and no public access for free. If go other side of the lake that the state owned it and charge separate fee. Lake surrounding by mountains that very nice.
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1/16/2021 Pueblo La Plata, Agua Fria National Monument, AZ - I found only one RA rock in the Pueblo La Plata area. Someone told me that if go to the Fort Silver that short hike from the Pueblo La Plata, can find RAs. Unfortunately I found no RA in the Fort Silver area.
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1/18/2021 Hackberry Wash RA, Agua Fria National Monument, AZ - Fact of the pronghorn that don’t jump, fastest animal, 60 miles/hr speed, in Western Hemisphere, and weight 90-140 lb. In this area, there are many rock walls that used for pronghorn hunting. One area near the rock wall, there are many petroglyphs but most of are fading out.
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1/21/2021 Whispering Pine RA, AZ - It is a residential area, but I am not sure they are full time resident or not. One area there is cliff high up that RA is located. Parked car side of the road and hike up to the bottom of the high cliff to see it. It was not easy to photograph it because shadow of the trees.
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1/22/2021 Polimana Pictographs, Black Canyon near Heber, AZ - Red pictographs are located middle of the rock walls, just north of the dirt road. In the pictographs, typical pueblo hairstyle with whorls over each ear that indication of the women, that the sign said.
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1/22/2021 Black Canyon upper, near Heber, AZ - Upper side (north) of the Black Canyon that this place is located. There is a wall of pictographs but most of are faded out. I believe there were least three different groups draw pictographs, used three different colors of pigment, red, magenta and brown.
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1/25/2021 Winter Wonder in Arizona, Show Low, AZ - I was not expected this much snow in Arizona. Accumulation of the snow in 4 days was about 40in, but melting quickly. Snow makes beautiful winter wonder especially in the wildness area, momentary forgot I was in Arizona.
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