Caption: Todd Lemay, CEO of TerrainHopper USA, front, takes his TerrainHopper for a spin at the Mogollon Rim
, a scenic overlook in Arizona.
Over the next decades, the population increased, and more of us were building homes in regions vulnerable to wildfire, from California's Sierra Foothills to Arizona's Mogollon Rim
to Colorado's Front Range.
Cragin Reservoir on the Mogollon Rim
. The Superstition Fire and Medical District (https://twitter.com/sfmd_az_gov/status/990737456726065152) tweeted Sunday it was sending a fire engine and a four-person crew to the scene for assistance.
The Mimbres River flows out of the Gila Wilderness and off the west flank of the Black Range in southwestern New Mexico--part of the Mogollon Rim
, a physiographic province that spans in a massive arc-shaped form over parts New Mexico and Arizona.
Rainfall amounts of 125-250 mm were recorded on and just south of the slopes of the Mogollon Rim
in central Arizona, with widespread 25-75-mm amounts across Arizona's lower deserts (Fig.
En route from the Valley of the Sun, the plane flies over Sedona, the Mogollon Rim
and the Kaibab National Forest.
She drove four hours toward Arizona's Mogollon Rim
when a gate impeded her from travelling any farther.
The reservation is a small parcel of land that formerly was the ancestral territory of the once nomadic Yavapai people, who hunted and gathered food in a vast area of Arizona's desert lowlands and mountainous Mogollon Rim
This country's most notable example of misguided "help" was in Arizona when well-meaning types tried to eliminate predators on the Mogollon Rim
to increase the deer population.
Take a short hike to the top of Mogollon Rim
, a 200-mile escarpment 7,500 feet high, or trek to Tonto Bridge, the largest natural bridge in the world.
As you move north of there, you move into the high desert covered with juniper and cedar along the Mogollon Rim
, and the prices drop sharply.
Plodding along the backbone of the Mogollon Rim
, my mule, Runt, and I were making good time.