Our mission is to inspire appreciation and understanding of the beauty, biodiversity and legacy of Cave Creek Canyon through volunteer work and outreach programs.

August 13, 2021
Monsoon Rains Embrace Cave Creek Canyon
Cave Creek Flows After 18 Mostly Dry Months
The storms build during the heat of the day.
Above and below by Carol Comeau
Above by Nydia [Jimi] Walker
Photo from Portal Bridge by Carol Comeau
Foothills Road Crossing Cave Creek
Photo by Carol Comeau
Road near Idlewilde Campground
Photo by Carol Comeau
Photo by Carol Comeau at Idlewilde Bridge
Below Stewart Bridge
Photo by Rene Donaldson
Above Stewart Bridge
Photo by Rene Donaldson.
Photo by Nydia Walker
Photos by Alice Wakefield
Everything is turning green!
Photo by Alice Wakefield
Monolith in the clouds
Photo by Nydia Walker
Winn [Sally] Falls
Photo by Alice Wakefield

Shelia Clark and Rolf Koford cleaning up road 42 after the flooding.
Photo by Nydia Walker
Friends of Cave Creek Canyon Board Members
Bob Ashley
Sheri Ashley
Rick Beno
Rene Donaldson
Rolf Koford
Pat Parran
Reed Peters
Kim Vacariu
Jeff Wakefield
Stevie Wayman
Cecil Williams
Mike Williams
Help us thank our Business Members who have given generously to Friends of Cave Creek Canyon. Without their assistance, we would be hard pressed to accomplish our goals. Click on the underlined names to check out their websites.    
A.S.K. Pest Control 
Ed Newbold Wildlife Artist
Painted Pony
Sky Islands Grill & Grocery  
Daussin & Associates   
Migration Taco
OL' Morani Ranch 
Sky Island Rolfing  
Terry Miller
Umphres Propane
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