Hike starts at 8 a.m. from American Gulch Trailhead
Like to hike, but not sure where to go?
Join Parks and Recreation hiking instructors for a Payson Area Trails System (PATS) Group-Led Hike on the Houston Loop Trail Saturday, May 16 starting at 8 a.m.
Participants will meet at the American Gulch South Trailhead, which is 2.6 miles west of Highway 87 on Main Street (Doll Baby Ranch Road).
This hike is approximately 3 miles roundtrip and is moderately difficult, with periodic steep grades.
This is a free event to the public. Pre-registration is preferred, but participants can also register the day of the event. There are no facilities at the trailhead, so plan ahead.
Don’t forget your hiking boots and water. Call the Payson Parks and Recreation Depart-ment at 474-5242 x 358 for more information, or visit www.