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Backpacker Magazine – May 2000
Arizona: Every year millions of ladybugs head to Arizona and coat trees, rocks, and brush like a layer of living paint.
Getting There: The trailhead is at Montezuma Pass on Montezuma Canyon Road in Coronado National Memorial, 25 miles south of Sierra Vista on AZ 92.
Prime Time: May.
Guides: Exploring Arizona's Wild Areas, by Scott S. Warren (Mountaineers Books, 800-553-4453; $14.95).
Contact: Sierra Vista Ranger District, Coronado National Forest, (520) 378-0311; www.fs.fed.us/r3/ coronado.