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History Hike -Honey Bee Canyon
January 22 @ 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM$5
Join local author and historian, Jim Williams, for a history hike of Honey Bee Canyon and Homesteader Ruins. Meet at 8:30 a.m. in the Honey Bee Canyon parking lot on Rancho Vistoso Blvd. Hike: 3-4 miles total with 200′ elevation change. Walk in sandy Honey Bee Canyon and then along the CDO Wash. Return the same way. About 3 hours. Participants: Limit of 20. Sign up on a first come, first served basis. All must sign an OVHS waiver at the meeting place. Gear: Wear hiking boots and a hat. Bring water and sunscreen and dress for the weather. To sign-up contact Jim Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org by Jan. 20. Suggested donation is $5 per person, payable at meeting area (proceeds to benefit the Oro Valley Historical Society). Cancellation: In case of inclement weather, the hike leader will send you an email by 7:00 a.m.
FOR ALL HIKES:Cost: a suggested donation of $5.00 per person to the Historical Society, payable at the parking lot.
Cancellation: in case of bad weather, the hike leader will send you an email by 7:00 am.
Leader: Jim Williams, local historian and author of Claiming the Desert