While runners will be hitting the pavement around Green Valley Park on Saturday, Nov. 19 for the annual Turkey Trot 5k, those who enjoy a slower pace can take advantage of a guided Payson Area Trails System hike of the Houston Loop Trail.
Participants will meet at the intersection of Mayfield Canyon Road and Highway 260 in Star Valley (drive in a half-mile to park vehicles) at 9 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 19.
The trail is moderate in difficulty and five miles.
The next PATS hike will be at 9 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 3 over Cypress and Boulders Loop Trail.
It starts at the east end of Phoenix Street, at the Cypress Trail access and is an easy 2.2 miles.