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Dates: 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: Fountain Hills, AZ
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Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112980 2019/Y1811
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5k, 10k - 2B
Description: Daylight Hours. The route is a combination of city sidewalks and the Lake Overlook Trail, a fairly easy desert hike. The Lake Overlook Trail is an interface of urban-desert, so while you see the city you are also surrounded by desert mountains. You will see a variety of cacti and other desert flora; and you might spot quail, cactus wrens, lizards, javelina, cottontail and jack rabbits, coyotes, and even an occasional bald eagle. The trail also allows a view of the fountain for which Fountain Hills was named. At the top of each hour, it sprays a 300-500 foot plume of water for fifteen minutes (wind permitting). Restrooms at start/finish and along route.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Points of Reference, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daylight Hours
Location: Lakeshore Hotel & Suites
Start Point / Driving Directions: 12800 N Saguaro, Fountain Hills, AZ 85268. From AZ101 Lp exit 41, go E on Shea approx 10.5 miles. Turn left on N Saguaro approx 2.5 miles and turn left on Paul Nordin Pkwy to the Lexington Hotel & Suites.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Host Club: Saguaro Sun Striders
Contact: Loralie Cruz (206) 909-3944
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