Katie McKean hikes with Amiga, left, and Eddie along the Canyon Loop Trail at Catalina State Park. A hike along that trail will be among those Arizona State Parks is offering for this New Year's Day.
Agua Caliente Park is a great place to go for greenery, water and wildlife, even though it is located on the desert floor.
Robin Sims, a visitor from Fairbanks, Alaska, scampers up rocks on the Blackett's Ridge Trail in Sabino Canyon. Opponents called "fee required" notices being posted on parked cars an "underhanded" effort to prompt payment.
Mark Flint, front, a hiker and trail designer, has seen several
of the horses on his rambles.