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As a guide to Southern Arizona, I’m always on the lookout for new adventures and hidden gems, places that are interesting but few people know about, even locals.

Parker Lake viewed through trees

Photo: Beverly Holmes

Thus, I’m always asking folks about their adventures here, restaurants they like, favorite picnic areas & hiking & biking trails, etc. Most recently, Beverly, my barber at Swade Barber Shop at Ruthrauff & La Cholla, told me she was going camping at Parker Canyon Lake.

Never heard of it. Bev said it’s down south and east of Patagonia, which I also had never been to. She said she and friends had camped there before and really enjoyed the experience.

I asked her to send me a full report and photos when she returns to civilization. Here’s Beverly’s report.
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