Welcoming in spring with a hike this weekend, first of the season, on the Ice Age National Scenic Trail in Langlade County. It’s happening Saturday and interested parties should meet at 9 a.m. in front of the Langlade County forestry office at the fairgrounds. Bring yourself a lunch and wear good hiking apparel. You’ll be able to get to the trail head via transportation being provided from the fairgrounds. You’re also eligible to receive a 40th Anniversary Hiker patch if you make two of the three outings scheduled by the chapter this year. The remaining hike are Sept. 9 and Oct. 7.