The Prescott Hiking Club is located in Prescott, Arizona. Hikes are offered for all ability levels several days per week; we also have camping trips, and periodic picnics and parties. Members live in Prescott, Prescott Valley, Chino Valley, and other Central Yavapai County areas. Dues are $5 per person, annually. Membership is open to anyone interested.
For more information about club hikes and
how to join,
please click here.
Gisela after hiking in the fire ashes.
This photo was taken after a tough hike to the top of Little Granite Mountain in early December, 2013
Special Events and Announcements
Event and Campout Summary (details are below)
|March 9-12||Apache Lake, AZ Campout|
|April 2||Planning Meeting|
|April 7-11||Valley of Fire, NV Campout|
|May 29||Picnic, Wekuvde Ramada, Granite Basin|
|Early July||Lake Louise, Banff, BC Campout (tentative)|
|Mid-late September||South Lake, near Bishop, CA (tentative)|
After being approved at the August Planning Meeting, Greta Carriger
proceeded with a donation of $500 to the 100 Club of Arizona. The funds
are earmarked for the Hotshot families.
Charity Donation: After being approved at the August Planning Meeting, Greta Carriger proceeded with a donation of $500 to the 100 Club of Arizona. The funds are earmarked for the Hotshot families.
Treasury Status: After paying all bills, including the above donation, we currently have $1,674.
Pre-planning: Don't forget that you and shorten the meetings by filling out hikes on the Planning spreadsheet that is online. Watch your email for when it is posted.
Next Planning Meeting
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
1) Plan special events, and
2) Decide where we’ll hike
Please show up and volunteer!
Kaye & Tom Sullivan, 13275 North Trail Blazer, Prescott 86305
Picnic, Thursday, May 29, 2014
Granite Basin Wekuvde Ramada
Fast and slow hikes at 8:30. Picnic 11:30 at FR-104 T-junction.
Potluck; bring your own plate, utensils, and chairs!
Moderate Hike Leader: Donna Overland, 772-3563.
Picnic Coordinator: Chris Maxwell, 732-735-2128
Map: Wekuvde Ramada
Important: Please notify campout leaders if you are planning to attend, or even thinking about attending...it really helps!!!
Apache Lake, Arizona
March 9—12: Sunday-Wednesday
This will primarily be a kayaking campout with some optional hiking. Apache Lake is northeast of Apache Junction.
Watch your email for more information
Joanne Polayes, 206-285-6549, or 928-642-7447.
Valley of Fire, NV
April 7—11: Monday-Friday
The campout will be in the Valley of Fire State Park north of Las Vegas.
The Group Site is reserved.
There are motels available 14 miles from the campground.
More information will be available on March 1.
Call Lynda Jerome on 772-1340 for more information.
Tentative Future Campouts
Early July 2014: Lake Louise, Banff, British Columbia.
Chris Ashley, 772-0132
September 2014: South Lake, near Bishop, CA.
Donna Overland, 772-3563
Keep those aluminum cans coming!!! The club treasury is in great shape thanks to all of you members who are helping the environment and PHC by recycling.
Julius & Inge Dembinski are still accepting cans at 3050 N. Lynx Lake, Prescott Valley, 759-2410.
PLEASE crush the cans first, and cans ONLY; no garbage.
To view or print a copy of this information in Schedule format, select below:
Spring Schedule (2014)
Fall Schedule (2013-2014)
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