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Looking to start a hiking group in Central Arizona.

Discussion in 'Field Trips (Natural Habitats)' started by DubiaW, Jun 18, 2017.

  1. DubiaW

    DubiaW Arachnobaron

    Orthoporus ornatus. We found a small pod last weekend.
  2. DubiaW

    DubiaW Arachnobaron

    My first S. heros pling catch IMG_0288.jpg
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  3. RTTB

    RTTB Arachnoprince Active Member

    Those are some awesome finds.
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  4. DubiaW

    DubiaW Arachnobaron

    We found three S. heros plings last night (were able to collect two). There were two of us idiots hiking in the rain last night and we both got to keep one.
  5. DubiaW

    DubiaW Arachnobaron

    We caught 17 Paraphrynus carolynae in one night this friday! A record.
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  6. Greenjewls

    Greenjewls Arachnobaron Old Timer

    I just found this thread. I wanna go! I live in Gold Canyon, AZ
  7. Hello I'm currently in Oklahoma City would you like to meet up?

  8. chanda

    chanda Arachnoprince Active Member

    Holy necro-threads, Batman! (It's only a year old... surely it's not too late to get in on the fun?)

    I will be heading over to Arizona next weekend - plan is to visit my brother in Phoenix on Friday night (June 8th), then head down to Tucson on Saturday, spend the night, and back home on Sunday. Would love any tips (or company?) for good spots to collect various inverts either in the Phoenix area (I may have a couple of hours free in the afternoon, before meeting up with my brother) or in the Tucson area. I teach summer school classes for elementary/middle school students, so I try to make a few collecting trips every year before classes start, so I can have an assortment of cool new things to show the kids, in addition to my already extensive "bug zoo."
  9. DubiaW

    DubiaW Arachnobaron

    Unfortunately I didn't check the board all week and missed you. Maybe next time. This weekend a big storm is rolling in. It is finally S. heros season. I'm planning on going out tonight and tomorrow. Hopefully it will pour rain all weekend.
  10. NYAN

    NYAN Arachnoprince Active Member

    I’m in Phoenix right now.. too bad I’m leaving tomorrow and unable to meet..
  11. chanda

    chanda Arachnoprince Active Member

    Good luck! It was so dry when I was there, I didn't see a single centipede. (I did pick up a couple of Paraphrynus carolynae and some spiders, though!)
  12. Kao

    Kao Arachnopeon

    Hey DubiaW, tried to send you a message but your inbox is full, could you send me a message when you get a chance? I live out in San Tan Valley, and would love to hang out.