Photos of Events at Tonto Natural Bridge State Park
On April 5, 2014, the Astronomers of Verde Valley volunteered their time and telescopes for an afternoon and evening of exploration, including an afternoon solar viewing, evening presentation and star viewing. JD Maddy, President, Astronomers of Verde Valley gave the evening presentation and both he and Karen Maddy, Outreach Director, Astronomers of Verde Valley were on hand throughout the afternoon and evening to give demonstrations and share their wealth of knowledge with Tonto Natural Bridge State Park visitors.
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- Photos by Pia Wyer, Volunteer
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On July 12th, 2014, J. Scott Wood spoke on the topic of "Clovis Points to Copper Bells: The Prehistoric Archeology of the Payson Basin" before a crowd of 90 to 100 attendees. His talk lasted for 1.5 hours in spite of the warm temps and high humidity. This presentation was set up by Ranger Gavin Erickson.
- Photos by Peter Plante, Volunteer