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Thursday, February 16, 2012

Hike with an archeologist

March is Archeology & Heritage Month in Arizona and the Kaibab National Forest is offering a series of archeologist-led Saturday afternoon hikes all month.  The featured trail will be Keyhole Sink---an easy, wooded route leading to a enclave decorated with hundreds of petroglyphs.  In addition, dozens of other events and presentations are planned--click the link below for details.  So, here's your chance to learn more about the history of one of our state's most scenic and storied forests. Participants MUST register ahead of time.
Keyhole Sink

WHEN: Saturdays, March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31
TIME: hikes start at 2 p.m. See link below for where to meet & what to bring.
LENGTH: 1.5 miles roundtrip
RATING: easy-moderate
ELEVATION: 7,000'
INFO & REGISTRATION: Williams Ranger District, Kaibab National Forest, 928-635-5600
Petroglyph panel at Keyhole Sink
http://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/kaibab/news-events/?cid=STELPRDB5352742

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