Two Payson Area Trails Systems hikes are planned for December.
The first will be on the Cypress and Boulders Loop, starting at 9 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 3. Participants should meet at the east end of Phoenix Street.
The second will be a special Moonlight Hike of Monument Peak Trail on Saturday, Dec. 10, starting at the Monument Peak Trailhead at 7:30 p.m. Participants will enjoy a full moon that night, but they should bring flashlights and remember to bundle up. The trail is rated an easy Level 3.
For more details, call the parks office at (928) 474-5242, extension 7.