This fall the city of Phoenix is offering a number of hikes through South Mountain with park rangers as guides.
The first was held on Labor Day but others are scheduled:
Saturday, October 5 from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Sunday, October 27 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. - there will be hikes from two locations on this day
Monday, November 11 in the morning
Tuesday, December 17 guides will lead a group on a sunset hike for a "Full Yule Moon"
The hikes all cost $5 and are not meant for children under 8.
Sign up online at http://phoenix.gov/parks in the "Classes and Programs" section.
For more information go to http://phoenix.gov/fitphx