Rising Above Cancer hike is Oct. 10 at Badger Mountain

A “Rising Above Cancer” hike is planned Oct. 10 at Badger Mountain in Richland.

Northwest Cancer Clinic is coordinating the event to honor breast cancer patients, survivors and loved ones.

Participants will gather at Trailhead Park starting at 7 a.m., with the hike beginning at 8 a.m.

The first 150 participants will receive a free Rising Above Cancer T-shirt.

Biodegradable pink balloons will be available for $5, with proceeds going to the nonprofit Focus on Cancer to provide free mammograms for women in need.

To sign up, go to www.risingabovecancer.org.