Area State Parks to offer hikes

Lake Wister State Park and Talimena State Park have joined together to promote a "heart healthy hiking" program for 2013. A hike will be held each month alternating between the two parks. On February 9 a hike will be held at Talimena State Park and will be two to four miles in length. The hike will return to Lake Wister for a four mile hike March 9 starting at Wards Landing Campground. These hikes will begin at 1 p.m. Bottled water will be provided for all participants. For more information contact Harold or Mary Keyser at Talimena State Park: 918-567-2052 or email them at We look forward to seeing you there.