We've gathered the best hikes in Phoenix, as well as news and hiking events in and around Arizona's capital and biggest city. Nearby Sedona is also a great backpacking and hiking destination.
Fees will be waived at a number of day-use sites for the holiday.
A majority of respondents in most states favor public lands policies, with a significant jump in support over two years ago.
This weekend through April 1, the festival brings delays to Gold Canyon.
The bill is a response to the White House's rollback of protections for Utah public lands.
Officials are holding public meetings statewide to discuss higher fees at some forest sites.