Mitch Stevens' path to becoming a Tucson hiking guide has been long, narrow, crooked and winding, like many of the trails he's hiked. The following is how he got started on this incredible journey... The young lady started hiking up Grand Canyon’s Bright Angel Trail under a hammering summer sun. Because she was visiting the … Continue reading Paths Of A Tucson Hiking Guide
Let’s say you want to find a list of all the tour companies offering excursions to popular destinations in Arizona and around the Southwest. You might do a Google search for “top adventure companies in the Southwest”, or “best tour guides in Arizona”. In which case Google will spit back nearly 15 million results. That’s … Continue reading The Best Arizona Tour Companies Offering Unforgettable Adventures In The Southwest
If you’ve ever made it past the tourist-dotted rim and decided to make the great descent into the giant hole in the ground (better known as the Grand Canyon) you can attest to the ample signage discouraging hikers from trying to make it to the Colorado River and back in a single day. Actually, discourage … Continue reading The Grand Canyon: Is It Possible To Hike To The Colorado River And Back In One Day?
When I tell people I’m a travel agent, most people give me a concerning look, as if to say travel agents still exist? To which I respond — why yes, we do exist. In fact, our industry has been growing consistently over the last five years! Part of this is due to the fact that more people … Continue reading How To Get More For Your Money Using A Travel Agent