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Grand Canyon Landmarks Tour by Airplane
"Set off from Grand Canyon National Park Airport on your morning or afternoon airplane tour of Grand Canyon landmarks. As you ride aboard a comfortable Vistaliner plane with panoramic windows listen to narration about the geologic forces that helped create the dramatic canyon and surrounding terrain and the various peoples who have lived there. Keep your camera ready as you fly over Zuni Point — one of the few lookouts on the South Ri a popular vista point on the South Rim and glimpse the gorgeous colors of the Painted Desert in the distance. See the remote North Rim including its highest viewpoint Point Imperial. Admire the Kaibab Plateau and dense greenery of the Kaibab National Forest before returning to Grand Canyon National Park Airport at the conclusion of your 40-minute aerial tour."""
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H1 Hummer Adventure from Phoenix
"There’s a reason that the U.S. Army outfits its fleets with Humvees: They’re bold they’re versatile and they’re badass. The M998 Humvee is military-grade only but the Hummer H1 is the closest a civilian can get. This off-road vehicle is perfect for the rough-and-tumble tourist who prefers an up close and personal experience. Mud dirt water rocks—it’s all the same for the Hummer H1. Coast along desert trails high above the ground
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SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona
"SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona transports you into the amazing ocean world providing close encounters with a vast array of creatures from starfish and seahorses to stingrays and sharks. Make your way through the exhibits from the Arizona park lakes to river canyons and caves. Arrive at the shoreline of the Pacific Ocean and come face-to-face with the amazing inhabitants of the sea.Become a rock pool explorer as you discover the wildlife of the rocky coastline and the shallow seas then venture to the dark ocean depths. At every step there are amazing creatures to discover.SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona hosts educational talks and demonstrations throughout the day. These include shark and ray feedings and talks on sharks seahorses rays and rock pools."
From $16.00

Biosphere 2 Tips (5)

Biodome-like Biosphere, 40 miles from Tucscon

We drove about 40 miles north of downtown Tucson on State Highway 77 near Oracle to get to Biosphere 2. This is a 3.15-acre (12,700 m2) structure originally built to be a man-made, materially-closed...
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Apr 04, 2011

Columbia University’s...

Columbia University’s Biosphere 2 Center: This $200 million facility, the world’s largest man-made controllable environment, has been visited by nearly a million and a half people from all over the...
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Aug 25, 2002

BIOSPHERE 2 CENTER DIAGRAMMile...

BIOSPHERE 2 CENTER DIAGRAMMile Marker 96.5 State Highway 77 - 30 minute driveFind much more information on the Main Research Entry PagePut on your walking shoes and when you finish this tour go see...
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jedd43
Aug 24, 2002

BIOSPHERE 2 CENTERBiosphere 2...

BIOSPHERE 2 CENTERBiosphere 2 covers 3.15 acres, it is 91 feet tall at it's highest point. It is sealed off from Earth below by a 500-ton welded stainless steel liner. The water, air and soil are...
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Aug 24, 2002

BIOSPHERE 2 Ocean Pics

BIOSPHERE 2 Ocean Pics are on my external page now. .
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Apr 04, 2004
 
 
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Kitt Peak Observatory

I decided to drive up to Kitt Peak today after work, normally I have my little pink Sony Camera in my hand bag, in case I see something interesting or eventful. So anyways, I have no photos for this...
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Arizona State Museum - ASM

This museum has an extraordinary collection of ceramic works and pottery from Ancestral Pueblan times up to the 21st century produced by Native Americans in Arizona.I spent several hours on a very hot...
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Center for Creative Photography

Contemporary art is at the very heart of new artist development in this day and era. The University of Arizona in Tucson is a place where the internationally respected contemporary gallery and art...
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University of Arizona Museum of Art

Last summer on a very hot late June day,I had the privilege of enjoying this fine art museum.I appreciated its fine collection of Late Medieval and Renaissance period paintings with devotional themes...
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Botanical Gardens

Gardens are nice but negative experience with using Groupon coupon. Paid in full in advance $8 to Groupon for admission for two at TUCSON BOTANICAL GARDEN. Receptionist still tried to charge entrance...
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St. Augustine Cathedral

St. Augustine Cathedral is located downtown Tucson on Stone Avenue. It is a magnificent sandstone facade structure built in the 1800s. The style is modeled after the cathedral of Queretaro in Mexico,...
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32540 S Biosphere Rd, Oracle, AZ 85623

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