ELK CITY — America’s State Parks has announced that all 50 state park systems will sponsor guided First Day HIke programs on New Year’s Day 2013. The hikes offer individuals and families an opportunity to get off the couch and get on the trail.
Elk City State Park will host a one-mile nature hike at 1 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 1. Participants will meet at the park office, located at 4825 Squaw Creek Road near Independence. Registration is encouraged.
For more information, call (620) 331-6295 or visit www.ksoutdoors.com or www.americasstateparks.org/first-day-hikes.