Hot Springs Village Nature Trails

4th Annual New Year's Trail Walk To Take Place

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hiking trail****UPDATE 1/12/2023 Unfortunately, the weather is just not wanting to cooperate. The hike has been postponed indefinitely. A new date will be announced when one is set. Keep an eye out for updates! ****

****The hike has been postponed to next Saturday, January, 13th. Due to the weather, there is potential for the trail to have unfavorable conditions. ***

What better way to spend the New Year than a healthy trail walk through the Village? See the historical sights and sounds of the crisp winter season. Find interesting facts and special points throughout the trails from Hot Springs Village Parks and Recreation Department and Trails Committee. This year's walk is the 4th annual New Year's 1.5-mile trek starting on Balboa Beach Trail Head. The walk will commence at noon on Saturday, January 6th. No registration is required, but a waiver must be signed before the walk begins. Refreshments of coffee and cocoa will be provided as well. 

Village Nature Trail Photography Contest Submissions Needed

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wooded trailHot Springs Village Trails Committee is sponsoring a Fall photo contest from October 15th through November 15th. You have till November 15th to send in your photos. Each photo entered should be from the trails of Hot Springs Village. Winners will be chosen from a set of four categories with a “Best Overall” photo from all of the entries submitted. The categories to choose from are Flowers and Foliage, People and Pets, Wildlife, and Water Features. Remember each photo should represent each category set in the backdrop of the beautiful and amazing trails we have here in Hot Springs Village.

Month Long Walking Challenge Offered By HSV Recreation Department

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pathway in woodsCompleting a marathon or even a half marathon is a feat that many athletes strive towards. Training many weeks/months to condition their bodies for the grueling task. What if there was a way to walk at your own pace and still complete the same amount of equivalent miles? For the whole month of October you can, on your own schedule, complete this challenge. Thanks to the Hot Spring Village Recreation Department you can sign up for this month-long October event! Simply walk the trails located right here in the Village and track how many miles that you walk. You can complete the trails as described on the form at your own leisure. After you finish each trail and log your miles just return the form (found here) no later than 4:30 p.m. on October 31st to Jeannie Rocha from the Recreation Administration Office located at the Coronado Fitness Center. The address for the Fitness Center is 160 Ponderosa Lane. Hot Springs Village 71909. Any questions that you may have can also be directed to the Recreation office at 501-922-0322.