While hiking in the Superstitions, one can sometimes hear rumblings similar to rolling thunder. Geologists say this results from seismic activity resonated by the canyon walls. This could explain the origin of the Apache legend that these mountains are the home of the thunder gods.
Superstition Mountain: March 23, 2015
"Standing firm against all odds,
Guarding the most sacred home ...
We protect the realm of gods;
our destiny is carved in stone..."