Rec Roundup


Youth Sports

• Youth Basketball registration is now open for all fifth and sixth grade boys and girls. The cost is $30 per child. Games are played on Saturdays at Rim Country Middle School starting in early December.

• Start Smart and Biddy Basketball for kids age 3 to those in the second grade is open for registration for a second session. The cost is $25 per child. These fundamental clinics will be given on Saturdays in January. Times and location TBA.

Adult Sports

• Women’s Winter Volleyball League registration is now open. The cost is $185 per team. Games will be played weeknights. Participants must be at least 16 to play. There will be a competitive and recreation division if there are six teams registered in both.

• Men’s Winter Volleyball League signups are now open. We are going to try a new format for the men’s league this season. Cost and times to be determined.

Outdoor Recreation

• Turkey Trot 5K Run — Registration for the Nov. 19 event is now open. The cost is $25 to participate. Register early to guarantee you get a commemorative T-shirt. Check in at 8 a.m. The race starts at 9 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 19 at Green Valley Park, where it will begin and end. A prize will be given for the funkiest socks, so rock your socks to the Turkey Trot.

• Houston Loop Trail Hike — Also on Saturday, Nov. 19, the town is sponsoring another Payson Area Trails System hike. This adventure starts at 9 a.m. at the intersection of Mayfield Canyon Road and Hwy. 260 in Star Valley — drive in a half mile to park vehicles. This is a five-mile hike of moderate difficulty and features breathtaking views and historic sites. Dress in layers and bring water.

Call Mary Wolf at the parks office for more information, (928) 474-5242, ext. 7.


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