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Hittin’ the Trails: Parker Canyon Lake

TUCSON – Over the years, “Hittin’ the Trails” has taken you to the mountains, desert & even rivers.

Now we head south to check out the lake life.

Nestled in the Canelo Hills of Santa Cruz County is Parker Canyon Lake. Along its shores resides the Lakeshore Trail, a 5 mile round trip trek with something for everyone.

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Fall colors on the shores of Parker Canyon Lake.

Wildlife call the lake and its surroundings home. In November, fall colors begin bursting along the shores as well. Expect a good beginner trail that doesn’t require an entry fee.

Click here for directions and a trail map the Lakeshore Trail at Parker Canyon Lake.

ABC News

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