KINGMAN, Ariz. — Time to log out and power down for a night or two. Camping season is here. The National Park Service is offering free admission this weekend, and Mohave County Parks are open for business at regularly scheduled prices.
Opportunities to escape the dry, colorless confines of Kingman are within a day’s journey for both locals and tourists. Geoff Allison and Roxanne Pike, of North Hollywood, Calif., were at the Hualapai Mountain ranger station Tuesday morning getting maps and friendly advice from park volunteer Debbie O’Harra. The pair had been staying with family in Parker and wantedto venture to a cooler, more camping friendly atmosphere.
“We wanted to get away from the desert,” Allison said. “We thought we’d come up here before going back.”
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