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    The Sedona Westerners Holiday Party will be held at the Oak Creek Country Club, 690 Bell Rock Boulevard, Sedona on Thursday, December 14 at 5:00 PM. Members and guests of members are $25. You can reserve your spot now by clicking here


    1. DO NOT HIKE if you are experiencing fever or flu-like symptoms; wait until your fever or symptoms have resolved.
    2. If you have tested POSITIVE for COVID, or any other infectious disease, please follow CDC guidelines.
    3. We encourage any Westerner who has had an exposure to a COVID-infected person, or is having symptoms, to strongly consider COVID testing.

    Hiking Related Medical Problems by Dr. Curt Kommer

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    From blisters to snake bites, learn how to be prepared to prevent and treat medical problems that can happen when you are hiking. The information shared by Dr. Curt Kommer can help you make quick decisions when faced with injuries of yourself, a fellow hiker, or someone you run into on the trails. Please read and download a copy to reference at the beginning of each Hiking Season.


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    Coconino National Forest — Please click here for the latest notices from Coconino Forest Service.


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  • Red Rock News - December 01, 2023Rustlers Hike to Rabbit Ears During a Solar Eclipse

    On a sunny Saturday in mid-October, the Sedona Westerners Rustler hiking group met to do a hike to Rabbit Ears starting from the Courthouse Vista parking lot. We carpooled from multiple locations hoping to alleviate parking woes by squeezing into as few cars as possible, but we still scrambled for the last few parking spaces available. This was a very popular day for the trails around Sedona. After introductions and rule-reading, the day’s hike leader gave a little speech about the solar eclipse that was going to happen that morning and we were advised to not look directly at the sun while it was occurring unless we had the special glasses needed to do so. Several people had obtained the ...

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