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ThThird Wednesday of each month at 8 AM  





 

Friends in the Hills - Hiking Group

Fun Monthly planned hikes with Friends.

NOTEBoth HIkes will take place at Fountain Hills Preserve which has brand new tailhead and is open to the public. (portapotties for now)  The Preserve has a variety of trails all of which have great views looking down on the town of Fountain Hills and the surrounding mountains.  We will still meet at our regular place to carpool.  See details to the right.    

REGULAR HIKE:  FOUNTAIN HILLS PRESERVE
This will be about a 4-5 mile moderate in difficulty hike using the Promenade Trail and a portion of the Sonoran Trail.  

Both groups will have lunch at the DC Bar & Grill at the Desert Canyon Golf Club after the hike (optional).   

For the REGULAR HIKE:  Meet at the Safeway parking lot near the gas station at 8:00 AM.

To sign up for the REGULAR HIKE, contact Carol Carriere.

   
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SHORTER HIKE:  FOUNTAIN HILLS PRESERVE
This will be a 2-2.5 mile, mostly easy hike.  The Promenade Trail does have an elevation change of 100 feet overall.  The trail begins with an uphill portion and there is anther uphill portion a little later in the hike.  Great views all along the way.  

Lunch to follow at DC Bar & Grill at the Desert Canyon Golf Club (optional).
 

For the SHORTER HIKE:  Meet at the Safeway parking lot at 8:30 AM.  (A half hour after the Regular Hike group meets.)

 Please contact Kathy Helms directly for the SHORTER HIKE.

 

 





 

Wednesday 
Wednesday
December 19th 

8 AM


 
 Location  


REGULAR HIKE:

Trail 
FOUNTAIN HILLS PRESERVE

Carpool:
Safeway Parking lot
(NW corner by the
gas station) at
8:00 AM

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SHORTER HIKE: 

Trail:
FOUNTAIN HILLS PRESERVE

Carpool:
Safeway Parking lot
(NW corner by the
gas station) at
8:30 AM
  

 

IF YOU NEED TO
   CANCEL . . .
 

Please email or call


Carol Carriere

 
as soon as you know that you won't be able to make this month's outing. 

Your courtesy will be greatly appreciated.