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Events for 9/6/2014
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan
Join us again for another exciting mountain bike ride among the beautiful San Tan Mountains. Most gr ...

"Get Wet Beginner Kayaking" Program On-water Skills Course
Have you ever wanted to give flat water lake kayaking a try? Well here is your chance. Lake Pleasant ...

"Get Wet Beginner Kayaking" Program On-water Skills Course
Have you ever wanted to give flat water lake kayaking a try? Well here is your chance. Lake Pleasant ...

Hohokam Houses - the Ruins of Spur Cross
September 6 Saturday 8:00 am Ruins of Spur Cross (moderate) Join us for this 2.5 mile hike th ...

Sonoran Story and Craft Time: Just for Kids - San Tan
What adventure will you listen to today? Come find out! Sonoran Story and Craft Time is a wonderful ...

Desert Denizen's - Cave Creek Regional Park
In this episode of Desert Denizens we will learn about “Tarantulas”! All ages welcome! Meet in the a ...

Feeding Frenzy! - Cave Creek Regional Park
Come see our collection of cool and creapy carnivores consume their prey! Snakes swallow their prey, ...

Reptile Feeding - San Tan
Reptiles, such as lizards and snakes, do not use forks and knives to help them eat their meals. Inst ...

Runners on the Pemberton Trail
Beginning at 6:00 pm, approximately 400 runners will be on the Pemberton Trail all through the night ...

Nathan Martens Arizona Memorial Candle Light Memorial Service - San Tan
On this Memorial Day, honor, remember and celebrate the lives of the fallen military men and women w ...

Adult Moonlight Hike - White Tank Mtn.
Experience White Tank in a different light - moonlight! Please join park staff and volunteers for a ...

Full Moon Hike - Usery Park
Join us for this 2-mile hike under the glowing light of September’s “Full Harvest Moon.” This is a ...

Scorpions in the Wild! - McDowell
You've probably heard that scorpions glow in the dark, but have you ever been brave enough to go out ...

Full Moon Hike - San Tan
Discover the beauty of the Sonoran Desert at night, as we hike under the light from the full moon. J ...

Upcoming Events in September
McDowell Friday Fitness Hike-Tom's Thumb Trailhead (end of 128th st.)- DIFFICULT  (9/19/2014  6:30 AM)
Strange and Silly Saguaros - Usery Park  (9/19/2014  12:00 PM)
FREE Beginner Canoeing Classroom Presentation at Cabela's  (9/19/2014  6:00 PM)
FREE Beginner Canoeing Classroom Presentation at Cabela's  (9/19/2014  6:00 PM)
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan  (9/20/2014  6:00 AM)
Early Bird Walk and Program - White Tank Mtn.  (9/20/2014  7:00 AM)
Beginner Flatwater Canoeing On-water Skills Course  (9/20/2014  8:00 AM)
Beginner Flatwater Canoeing On-water Skills Course  (9/20/2014  8:00 AM)
Rock Art of Spur Cross  (9/20/2014  8:00 AM)
Sonoran Story and Craft Time: Just for Kids - San Tan  (9/20/2014  9:00 AM)
All About Desert Tortoises: Presented by Wildman Phil- San Tan  (9/20/2014  6:00 PM)
Venomous Reptiles - LIVE!! - Usery Park  (9/20/2014  7:00 PM)
Spotlight on Desert Night Life - San Tan  (9/20/2014  7:30 PM)
"Desert General Store" Walk - White Tank Mtn.  (9/24/2014  8:00 AM)
"Just for Kids" - Storytime in the Desert - Usery Park  (9/24/2014  10:30 AM)
Night Shredders - San Tan  (9/24/2014  8:00 PM)
Exploring New Trails - Come Hike it with the Park Ranger! - Lake Pleasant  (9/25/2014  7:00 AM)
The Desert Tortoise and Friends - McDowell  (9/25/2014  10:00 AM)
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Sonoran Trail- DIFFICULT  (9/26/2014  6:30 AM)
Home School Program: "Chemical Reactions and More" ***CANCELLED*** - Usery Park  (9/26/2014  9:00 AM)
All About Elk - Usery Park  (9/26/2014  12:00 PM)
Nocturnal Desert Wildlife Talk - Lake Pleasant  (9/26/2014  2:00 PM)
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn.  (9/26/2014  3:00 PM)
All About Scorpions - San Tan  (9/26/2014  6:30 PM)
Know and Go Scorpion Hunt - Lake Pleasant  (9/26/2014  7:00 PM)
Super Scorpion Search - White Tank Mtn.  (9/26/2014  7:00 PM)
Night Shredders - San Tan  (9/26/2014  8:00 PM)
Scorpion Scavenger Hunt - San Tan  (9/26/2014  8:00 PM)
NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS DAY LAKE PLEASANT CLEAN UP   (9/27/2014  7:00 AM)
TRAILWORK Volunteer Day - San Tan  (9/27/2014  7:00 AM)
Library Series - Animals in Arizona Archaeology - White Tank Mtn.  (9/27/2014  10:30 AM)
Tales of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn.  (9/27/2014  11:00 AM)
Desert Survival: For Everyone - San Tan  (9/27/2014  12:00 PM)
Desert Show & Tell - McDowell  (9/27/2014  1:00 PM)
"When the Night Moves... Rattlesnakes and Other Critters" Lake Pleasant  (9/27/2014  2:00 PM)
"Monsoon Madness!" - Cave Creek Regional Park  (9/27/2014  5:00 PM)
All About Scorpions - Usery Park  (9/27/2014  6:00 PM)
Clay Mine Adventure! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (9/27/2014  7:00 PM)
Flashlight Hike - Spur Cross  (9/27/2014  7:00 PM)
Scorpion Hunt - Usery Park  (9/27/2014  7:30 PM)
Introducing the Desert - San Tan  (9/28/2014  8:00 AM)
Hiking the Grand Canyon - Usery Park  (9/30/2014  12:00 PM)
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