Park Ranger Amy has many classes and hikes arranged that take you out through the Sonoran Desert to learn about our unique environment an friendly co-inhabitants.
The hikes vary from Beginner to Difficult, classes about snakes and birds and even how local vegetation can be used in medicinal ways! Here’s a line-up of April events:
Fridays Fitness Hike – Wagner Trailhead – 4/11/2014
Desert Medicinals– McDowell Park – 4/12/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike *DIFFICULT* – OUTSIDE OF PARK- Tom’s Thumb Trailhead- 128th St – 4/18/2014
Early Bird Desert Birdwalk –Nursery Tank Pond- ADA Accessible- McDowell Park – 4/19/2014
Birding By Ear- Desert Learning Series program- McDowell Park – 4/19/2014
Ancient Petroglyph Walk – McDowell- Youth Camp Area – 4/23/2014
Tortoise Talks – McDowell Park Visitor Center – 4/23/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike – *STRENUOUS* -Sonoran Trail- (Meet @ end Golden Eagle Blvd) – McDowell – 4/25/2014
Reptile and Live Animal Feeding at McDowell- McDowell Park – 4/25/2014
True Creepy Crawlies of the Desert- McDowell Park – 4/29/2014
The Secret life of Saguaros – McDowell – 4/30/2014
Please click on the following link to see all that is available. The entrance of $6 per vehicle is usually the only cost to attend these informative events.