As I was leaving on Sunday morning, about 11:15, I came upon an SUV that had rolled over into the ditch on the side of Walker Road, just across from the fire station.
Sheriffs and Walker Fire were there, directing traffic. No ambulance, but people standing around, so I assume no one was hurt.
We got about 3 inches last night. It started to rain about Noon, with rainbows even.
Bright sunny skies turned overcast and rainy by 5pm. The wind had gusts up to 20mph.
About 9:00pm last night, it got really quiet.
The rain had turned to snow.
By 10:00pm, there was an inch or more on […]
I’ve launched a new website. It’s about Everything Good In Prescott.
The first post is about the story of the Birth Place of Prescott, which has Joseph Rutherford Walker as a central character and our little valley as a setting.
There’s a video that I made a while back that might be interesting to watch. […]
On Wednesday, December 6 Yavapai County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to reports of livestock on Walker Road, which travels through the Prescott National Forest near Lynx Lake. Responders found that livestock had exited through a hole cut in the fence by someone to gain access to an illegal recreation trail. Walker Road has a […]
Nick Wold at Walker WiFi sent out his winter tips email.
Good info in here and winter IS coming.
It’s that time of year again or our friendly winter reminder. I know it seems like we’re not going to get much winter based on our moderate fall temperatures, BUT…, you know it’s […]
Interesting article in the Courier today about 3 “Amazing Places” off Walker Road.
Personally, I think every place off Walker Road is amazing, but he did pick three good ones in the article.
1. The Pink Car
2. The 100 Mailboxes
3. Blue John Mine.
I recently stumbled across the Blue John Mine. Have you ever been to it? […]
Driving home today, I saw the sign that warned of another prescribed burn this Saturday, Oct. 28th.
The location was “Walker Road”, so I’m not sure where it will be exactly, but when you see the smoke, don’t report it.
It’s on purpose.
Fire managers on the Bradshaw Ranger District plan to burn 5 acres […]
WCAA sent out an email:
IT IS “BIZARRE BAZAAR” TIME!
(If you’ve ever attended you understand why)
HERE ARE THE DETAILS:
WHEN: November 11, 2017
WHERE: Belinda & Kurt Hoernig Residence
5100 E. Big Bug Mesa Rd (First house on the left))
TIME: 4 – 8PM
WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT:
Donate those unwanted, unloved old gifts you’ve received in the past
for a […]
So today was our turn. Big prescribed burn along Walker Road today.
Here’s the official map:
Ruins RX: First entry burn, 212 acres located 4 miles east of Prescott and along county road 57. Vegetation consists of masticated brush with pockets of Ponderosa pine. Estimated time […]