Tom Ellis, town's park director, one of project's biggest boosters
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Marana's Web site lists seven different trail-loop combinations visitors can take in the Tortolita Mountains off of Wild Burro Trail. The trails range in difficulty depending on their lengths and change in elevations. Tom Ellis hiked in the wash.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Marana Parks and Recreation Director Tom Ellis walks along Wild Burro Canyon trail within the Tortolita Mountains last week. Guided hikes, open to the public, are offered one Saturday each month starting at 8 a.m. at the trailhead off of Dove Mountain Boulevard. For more information call 382-1950.