What To See & Do



Established in 1876, the historic Empire Ranch has been a working cattle ranch in southeastern AZ for over 140 years. Its rich history includes successive ownership by two prominent ranching families (the Vails and the Boices) followed by two corporations […]

The Empire Ranch


Founded in 2008, A Land In Balance is a non-profit organization committed to sustaining the rich and diverse uses and history of the San Rafael Valley Watershed.  It was created to protect and defend the diverse community culture, the long-term economic […]

San Rafael Valley Watershed: A Land In Balance




The East Santa Cruz County Community Food Bank, Inc, headquartered in Patagonia, AZ is a 5.01(c)(3) Not-For-Profit whose mission is to provide food security for people in East Santa Cruz County AZ. The volunteer organization does this through weekly fresh […]

East Santa Cruz County Community Food Bank


The oldest commercial vineyard and winery in Arizona, Sonoita Vineyards was started in 1974 by Dr. Gordon Dutt. Following his experimental success, Dr. Dutt planted Arizona’s first commercial vineyard in 1979 and opened the winery in 1983.  Perched at an […]

Sonoita Vineyards