The Sedona Westerners are on summer break - the new season will kick off on September 4, 2018.
Northern Arizona Forests to enter Stage II Fire Restrictions Friday
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., May 18, 2018, For Immediate Release — Coconino National Forest will temporarily close six large areas to public access beginning Wednesday (May 23) at 8 a.m. due to fire danger and for public safety. Areas outside of the closures will remain in Stage 2 Fire Restrictions.
Of these areas, four are located in the Flagstaff Ranger District, one in the Mogollon Rim Ranger District, and one in the Red Rock Ranger District.
Flagstaff Ranger District
· San Francisco Peaks/Mt. Elden area
· Kelly Canyon area
· Fay Canyon/Fisher Point area
· Mormon Mountain area
Mogollon Rim Ranger District
· Mogollon Rim area south of state Route 87
Red Rock Ranger District· Fossil Creek area
For more informationclick here.
- Red Rock News - May 11, 2018
SEDONA WESTERNERS – IT’S ALL ABOUT THE VOLUNTEERS!
Another season of the Sedona Westerners has ended with a Cookout at the Posse Grounds Park Ramadas on May 10th, 2018.
The Westerners have completed over 220 hikes and traveled more than 1,000 miles this season. This certainly couldn’t have been accomplished without a group of dedicated volunteers. Our seven Hike Bosses recruited club members as hike leaders: to scout old hikes and to create new ones, to oversee hike check-in, and to ensure our rules and regulations are understood prior to every hike. Our Tracker Boss, who coordinates specialty excursions, made sure we were exposed to educational activities that included the geological, archeological, and biological sciences in the Northern Arizona area.
Although a big part of the Westerners is hiking, we ...