Scottsdale’s “Amazing” Arabian Horse Show, Feb. 2 – 25
Feb15

Scottsdale’s “Amazing” Arabian Horse Show, Feb. 2 – 25

February 4, 2018 In the article below, A Peek at The Peak volunteer and equestrian champion Nicole Larson describes why she is looking forward to Scottsdale’s Arabian Horse Show. Nikki, Thank you for the article and for supporting our social media efforts for the last three years. To learn more about Nicole’s equestrian accomplishments, see “Related Articles & Websites” at the bottom of this article. Editor...

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The Peak‘s Beautiful Skies Photo Contest Ends March 10th
Feb15

The Peak‘s Beautiful Skies Photo Contest Ends March 10th

February 15, 2018 Have Fun – Get Prizes, Published and Recognition This contest was inspired by the photo Earthrise, taken by Apollo 8 Astronaut William Anders during a lunar orbit on December 24, 1968. Acclaimed nature photographer Galen Rowell called the image “… the most influential environmental photo ever taken.” Please don’t be concerned. We’re not asking you to leave earth so you can capture a winning shot of our aerial...

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For The Love Of An Owl & Photo Tribute to Wild At Heart
Feb15

For The Love Of An Owl & Photo Tribute to Wild At Heart

February 14, 2018 Prologue I’m so glad that Wild At Heart’s founders, “Sam” and Bob Fox, were too busy caring for owls and left it to me to select the images and write the captions used in the article below. I’ll let Sam’s article speak for itself, but I am happy to add a few photographs that provide a glimpse at the ways they labor in love for our wild raptors and our natural environment. Wild At...

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Community Events Calendar
Feb15

Community Events Calendar

The Peak’s calendar covers community events in Scottsdale and neighboring communities. Our local events include everything from local concerts, festivals, equestrian activities, too government events. On this page you can find or access:   EVENTS CALENDAR  – On this page go for a quick scroll of a summary list of upcoming events, The list is followed by –  Venue Websites – links to the websites of local...

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Peak Tribute to the Life of Morrie Chernis
Apr24

Peak Tribute to the Life of Morrie Chernis

April 14, 2017, Updated April 21 When you look at Pinnacle Peak remember Morris Chernis and think about the good work that he did for Pinnacle Peak Park, Scottsdale, and our community.  Morrie moved to Scottsdale in 2000 and it was not long before Pinnacle Peak captured his attention and heart. He founded Friends of Pinnacle Peak Park, a group of local resident volunteers whose mission is to assist Scottsdale in maintaining the...

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