Do some easy, basic hiking in arroyos and on ridges in the Franklin Mountains. Some walking will be off trail with uneven footing. Hike is just 1.5-miles with a slight elevation change of 250 feet. Learn about some of the native plants. Meet at the corner of Stoney Hill and Big Bend. Bring 2 qts. of water, a camera and snacks and wear sunscreen, long pants, a hat and sturdy footgear. Hike leaders are Judy Ackerman and Christi DeBates. For more information, contact Judy Ackerman, 915-755-7371, 703-622-0661 (cell), email@example.com.