Explore Turkey Flat in United States
Turkey Flat in the region of Arizona is a town in United States - some 1,877 mi or ( 3021 km ) West of Washington , the country's capital city .
Current time in Turkey Flat is now 01:16 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " America/Phoenix " with a UTC offset of -7 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Bisbee, Bonita, Cactus Flat, Clifton, and Flagstaff. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Bisbee . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Turkey Flat ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
Crazy Horse Falls
hiking to Crazy Horse Falls in Arizona's Pinaleno Mountains ..
Big Creek hike, Pinaleno Mountains, Arizona ..
Arcadia Trail to Heliograph Peak
A hike to Heliograph Peak on the Arcadia Trail, in Arizona's Pinaleno Mountains ..
Exploring Mt. Graham
The lady and I decided to take a LONG day trip to an area neither of us have visited before. This is just a collage of some video and photos taken during the trip. Mt. Graham proper (the peak, not the ..
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Interesting facts about this location
Large Binocular Telescope
Large Binocular Telescope (LBT) is an optical telescope for astronomy located on Mount Graham (10,700-foot) in the Pinaleno Mountains of southeastern Arizona, and is a part of the Mount Graham International Observatory. The LBT is currently one of the world's most advanced optical telescopes; using two 8.4 m (27 ft) wide mirrors can give the same light gathering ability as a 11.8 m (39 ft) wide single circular telescope and detail of 22.8 m (75 ft) wide one.
Heinrich Hertz Submillimeter Telescope
The Submillimeter Telescope (SMT), formerly known as the Heinrich Hertz Submillimeter Telescope, is a submillimeter wavelength radio telescope located on Mount Graham, Arizona. It is a 10-meter-wide parabolic dish inside a building to protect it from bad weather. The building front doors and roof are opened when the telescope is in use. The telescope's construction was finished in 1993.
Mount Graham International Observatory
Mount Graham International Observatory (MGIO) is a division of Steward Observatory the research arm for the Department of Astronomy at The University of Arizona. It is located in southeast Arizona's Pinaleno Mountains near Mount Graham. Scientific researchers from around the world make use of the MGIO facilities. Construction of MGIO began in 1989. MGIO currently operates and maintains facilities for three scientific organizations.
Vatican Advanced Technology Telescope
The 1.8 meter Alice P. Lennon Telescope and its Thomas J. Bannan Astrophysics Facility, known together as the Vatican Advanced Technology Telescope (VATT), is a Gregorian telescope observing in the optical and infrared which achieved 'first light', the first starlight to pass through the telescope onto a detector, in 1993.
Fort Grant, Arizona
Fort Grant, located in the U.S. state of Arizona, is a state prison and a former United States Army fortification. Fort Grant began its life as an Old West outpost in Arizona Territory, built in 1860 at the junction of Aravaipa Creek and the San Pedro River, which was originally known as Fort Breckinridge (1860 to 1866), then Camp Grant (1862 to 1872).
Located at 32.62 -109.95 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
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