The Sedona Westerners Holiday Party will be held at the Oak Creek Country Club on Thursday December 8, 2022 at 5:00PM. Members and guests of members are $20. You can reserve your spot now by clicking here
RECOMMENDED COVID PRECAUTIONS PER CDC GUIDANCE:
- DO NOT HIKE if you are experiencing fever or flu-like symptoms; wait until your fever or symptoms have resolved.
- If you have tested POSITIVE for COVID, or any other infectious disease, please follow CDC guidelines.
- 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
Hiking Related Medical Problems by Dr. Curt Kommer
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.
NORTHERN ARIZONA FORESTS AND WILDFIRES
Wildfire Status — Please click here for the latest information of wildfires in our area.
Forest Service Road Status — Please click here for the latest status of Forest Roads in our area.
Coconino National Forest — Please click here for the latest notices from Coconino Forest Service.
- Red Rock News - November 25, 2022
The Drovers Talk Their Way Through Woods Canyon
Sometimes it's just nice to stretch your legs. Nothing too taxing, nothing too steep, just an open, quiet trail with some colorful scenery. That was what was delivered for our 7.1mile round trip Sunday hike to Woods Canyon. Not your average Sedona autumn hike, Woods Canyon shifts away from the iconic red rock to a more diverse palette of reds, yellows, greens, grays, and browns on a reasonably flat terrain. There are barren landscapes of Wild Horse and Horse Mesa to the left, Beaverhead to the right.
The Drovers met at the Red Rock Ranger station south of the Village of Oak Creek on a cool, Sunday morning in late October. Terri Petrescu and Sandi Heysinger were our intrepid leaders for the day, and with ...