CONSTELLATION TRAIL

Open Space Purchase Leads to Tribute by Kelly Tolbert, Recreation Coordinator, City of Prescott In 2008 the City of Prescott purchased, with designated open-space funds, an 80-acre parcel where the popular Constellation Trail now navigates over large boulders while winding through the Granite Dells. Though it is reported that city officials were aware of the … Read More…

TIPS AND TRICKS FOR THE AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHER

by Lance Murray, owner of Lance Murray Photography For me, the ability to capture a moment in time to cherish for years is what makes photography amazing. I mainly photograph for the pure joy of capturing an image. Here are a few tips you may find helpful as an amateur photographer: Understand the principles of … Read More…

HIKE FOR FUN AND FOR YOUR HEALTH

by Leslie Horton MA, MCHES, Director, Health Officer Yavapai County Community Health Services Prescott has become a mecca for hikers, with amazing weather, well-groomed trails and stunning scenery. Hiking is also an excellent low-impact workout and offers multiple physical and mental benefits, such as reducing anxiety, improving mental well-being, burning calories, building muscle and preventing … Read More…

BRINGING SOMETHING NEW INTO THE WORLD

Joseph Campbell, the renowned lecturer and mythologist said, when you “follow your bliss and don’t be afraid, doors will open where you didn’t know they were going to be.” When Paul Krause, of PK BootMaker and Northern Arizona Leatherworks, moved to Prescott in 2000, little did he know where he was headed or what his … Read More…

FRUITS AND VEGGIES ABOUND

by Leslie Horton MA, MCHES, Director, Health Officer, Yavapai County Community Health Services Optimal health requires fruits and vegetables. And the fresher the better!  We have probably all heard that we should be eating five or more fruits and vegetables daily, but exactly how do we do this? Yavapai County Community Health Services has several … Read More…