Ellison Creek Cascades, Arizona – January 2018

Ellison Creek Cascades

Ellison Creek Cascades is often mistaken and misrepresented as Water Wheel Falls. There are two significant differences between Ellison Creek Cascades and Water Wheel Falls. Ellison Creek Cascades is a cascade, not a waterfall.  Water Wheel Falls is a waterfall. Ellison Creek Cascades is on the Ellison Creek.  Water Wheel Falls is on the East … Read more Ellison Creek Cascades, Arizona – January 2018

Fossil Springs, Arizona – January 2018

Fossil Creek Fossil Springs underwater

My friend and I went to Fossil Creek Falls by hiking the 4.1 miles on the Fossil Springs Trail #18.  The Fossil Springs Trailhead is accessed from Forest Road 708 from the town of Strawberry, Arizona (about a one and one-half-hour drive north of Mesa/Phoenix). We played in the surprisingly warm water (69.6 F degrees … Read more Fossil Springs, Arizona – January 2018