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Seniors Outdoors announces events

Seniors Outdoors will host these events:

Beginning above Red Mountain Pass, a group will do a moderate loop hike at a moderate pace on McMillan Peak on Friday. Four-wheel-drive vehicles are necessary. Well-behaved dogs are allowed. To RSVP, call Betsy Petersen at 259-5417 or email betsyp@bresnan.net.

On Sunday, a challenging 14-mile hike is planned to Sheridan Mountain via Endlich Mesa. Four-wheel-drive or high-clearance vehicles are needed. Dogs are not allowed. To RSVP, call Tom Ward at 459-4312, email tom@thward.net, call Debra Van Winegarden at 769-7269 or email...

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