Marana, Oro Valley partner for hiking challenge

2014-02-19T13:00:00Z Marana, Oro Valley partner for hiking challengeBy Phil Villarreal Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

The towns of Oro Valley and Marana are teaming up to host the third annual Move Across 2 Ranges hiking challenge.

Open to those of all ages and abilities, the event takes place in the Tortolitas and Santa Catalinas. Hike lengths range from five to 21.5 miles.

The event goes from 6:30 a.m. to noon March 1. There is a post-event party called Managed the Move from 3 to 6 p.m. at Summit Hut, 7745 N. Oracle Road. There will be prize drawings, hors d'ouevres and live music.

Refistration is $30 and includes admission to the party. T-shirts and additional party tickets are both $15.

For more information, visit online.

Contact reporter Phil Villarreal at or 573-4130.

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About this blog

The Star's Northwest team, Tiffany Kjos and Phil Villarreal, write this blog, which focuses on all of northern Pima County, including Marana, Picture Rocks, Avra Valley, Oro Valley and Catalina; and SaddleBrooke in Pinal County. They welcome contributions via email at

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