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Events for All Parks
February, 2015
Runners on the Pemberton Trail - McDowell - 2/1/2015
Photographic Safari! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/1/2015
Sonoran Desert 101 - Usery Park - 2/1/2015
Sunset/Moon Hike - McDowell - 2/1/2015
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 2/2/2015
Wildflower Wednesday! - White Tank Mtn - 2/4/2015
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park - 2/4/2015
Hiker’s Choice Full Moon Hike and Campfire - Usery Park - 2/4/2015
Moonlight Hike - Spur Cross - 2/4/2015
Night Hike -Estrella Park - 2/4/2015
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park - 2/5/2015
Winter Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/5/2015
Homeschool: LOST! - San Tan - 2/5/2015
Shoreline Exploring on the Roadrunner Trail - Lake Pleasant - 2/5/2015
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 2/5/2015
"Just for Kids" - Storytime in the Desert - Usery Park - 2/5/2015
Reptile Feeding - McDowell - 2/5/2015
Ride with the Ranger to the Clay Mine! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/5/2015
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Wagner Trailhead - 2/6/2015
Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan - 2/6/2015
"Scenic Lookout" Hike to Yavapai Point - Lake Pleasant - 2/6/2015
"Just for Kids" - Toddler Cruise - Usery Park - 2/6/2015
Backyard Birding - Usery Park - 2/6/2015
Bird Bingo Safari! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/6/2015
Cool Cactus Walk - Usery Park - 2/6/2015
A Hike on the New Beardsley Trail - 10 Lane East Parking Area - 2/6/2015
Trail Talk: Hohokam - San Tan - 2/6/2015
Road bike criterium on park roads - McDowell - 2/7/2015
Progressive Fitness Hike #4 - Usery Park - 2/7/2015
*CANCELLED* Fitness Hike -Estrella Park - 2/7/2015
Archery 101 (Two class times available) - Usery Park - 2/7/2015
Desert Denizen's - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/7/2015
Exploring the Dragonfly Trail - Spur Cross - 2/7/2015
Hiking the Scenic Pipeline Canyon Trail - Lake Pleasant - 2/7/2015
Wag ‘n’ Walk Dog Adoption Hike - Usery Park - 2/7/2015
Basic Geocaching - McDowell - 2/7/2015
Feeding Frenzy! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/7/2015
Hiking 101 - San Tan - 2/7/2015
Saturday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 2/7/2015
Desert Edibles: Mesquite! - San Tan - 2/7/2015
Digital Photography - Intermediate Level - Usery Park - 2/7/2015
Hummingbirds of Arizona Live! - Lake Pleasant - 2/7/2015
Kid vs. Wild - Usery Park - 2/7/2015
Reptile Feeding - San Tan - 2/7/2015
Animal Spotlighting - San Tan - 2/7/2015
Stargazing for Everyone! -White Tank Mtn. - 2/7/2015
Find the Ranger at Spur Cross - 2/8/2015
New to Arizona? - Usery Park - 2/8/2015
Kids Series: Wild West -Estrella Park - 2/8/2015
The Desert Tortoise and Friends - McDowell - 2/8/2015
Super Saguaro Walk - Usery Park - 2/8/2015
Dog Walk -Estrella Park - 2/8/2015
Sonoran Sunset Photography - San Tan - 2/8/2015
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 2/9/2015
Desert Denizens - San Tan - 2/10/2015
Bird Watching with Rose! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/11/2015
Exploring Spur Cross - 2/11/2015
Wildflower Wednesday! - White Tank Mtn - 2/11/2015
Bird Walk - McDowell - 2/11/2015
Backyard Birding - Usery Park - 2/11/2015
Wildlife Safari - Usery Park - 2/11/2015
Sonoran Story, Craft, and Play Time - White Tank Mtn. - 2/11/2015
All About Prickly Pear Cactus - Usery Park - 2/11/2015
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park - 2/12/2015
Wild West Days! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/12/2015
Winter Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/12/2015
Water History Hike Above the Shoreline - Lake Pleasant - 2/12/2015
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 2/12/2015
Designed for the Desert - White Tank Mtn. - 2/12/2015
Nature Nurture-Kids Craft Time! McDowell - 2/12/2015
Sunrise Hike - White Tank Mtn - 2/13/2015
Fridays Fitness Hike - Dixie Mine Trailhead (End of Golden Eagle Blvd) - McDowell - 2/13/2015
Friday the 13th Don't Worry Be Happy Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/13/2015
Find the Ranger! -Estrella Park - 2/13/2015
Hike the Wind Cave Trail - Usery Park - 2/13/2015
Introduction to Desert Plants - Usery Park - 2/13/2015
Tiny Tumbleweeds: Toddler Stroll - San Tan - 2/13/2015
Arizona’s Pioneer Days - San Tan - 2/13/2015
Clay Mine Adventure! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/13/2015
A Look at the Operations of Lake Pleasant on the New Beardsley Trail - 10 Lane East Parking Area - 2/13/2015
Eco-Tour of San Tan - San Tan - 2/13/2015
Fireside with the Ranger! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/13/2015
Movie Night in the Park: “The Living Desert” - Usery Park - 2/13/2015
Trail Runners on the Pemberton Trail - 2/14/2015
Birds of Estrella -Estrella Park - 2/14/2015
Progressive Fitness Hike #5 - Usery Park - 2/14/2015
Archery 101 a - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/14/2015
Archery 202 - Usery Park - 2/14/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Valentine Paddle and Hike with a View - Lake Pleasant - 2/14/2015
Rock Art of Spur Cross - 2/14/2015
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 2/14/2015
Looking for Early Wildflowers 10AM Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/14/2015
Ride with a Ranger -Estrella Park - 2/14/2015
Archery 101 b - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/14/2015
Raptors -Estrella Park - 2/14/2015
All About Bird Songs - Usery Park - 2/14/2015
Archery "OPEN RANGE"- Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/14/2015
Just for Kids: Valentine’s Day Craft - San Tan - 2/14/2015
Looking for Early Wildflowers 1PM Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/14/2015
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn. - 2/14/2015
Petroglyph Hike -Estrella Park - 2/14/2015
Adult Valentine's Dark Night Hike - White Tank Mtn - 2/14/2015
Adults Only: Self-guided Valentine Luminary Walk - San Tan - 2/14/2015
"Stargazing for Everyone" at McDowell Mountain Regional Park - 2/14/2015
Rocks and Streams Walk - Spur Cross - 2/15/2015
Beginning Desert Hiking - Usery Park - 2/15/2015
President’s Scavenger Hunt!- Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/15/2015
Wag, Walk & Adopt! - McDowell - 2/15/2015
Lunch with the Critters -Estrella Park - 2/15/2015
Scavenger Hunt -Estrella Park - 2/15/2015
*County Holiday - 2/16/2015
Black Rock Archaeology Walk - White Tank Mtn. - 2/16/2015
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 2/16/2015
New to Arizona? - Usery Park - 2/16/2015
Nature Walk - San Tan - 2/17/2015
Wildflower Wednesday! - White Tank Mtn - 2/18/2015
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park - 2/18/2015
Meandering the Merkle - Usery Park - 2/18/2015
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park - 2/19/2015
Winter Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/19/2015
Homeschool: GPS/Geo-caching 101 - San Tan - 2/19/2015
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 2/19/2015
"Just for Kids" - Storytime in the Desert - Usery Park - 2/19/2015
Desert Color Bingo - White Tank Mtn - 2/19/2015
Ride with the Ranger to the Clay Mine! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/19/2015
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Lousley Hill - 2/20/2015
Trail Blazers Fitness Hike - San Tan - 2/20/2015
Home School Program: "Shake, Rattle and Roll" - Usery Park - 2/20/2015
Backyard Birding - Usery Park - 2/20/2015
Desert Denizen's - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/20/2015
Old Man of the Mountain: Historical Walk - San Tan - 2/20/2015
Desert Mythbusters - Usery Park - 2/20/2015
Native American Legends - White Tank Mtn. - 2/20/2015
Nocturnal Animals Night Hike -Estrella Park - 2/20/2015
Animal Flashlight Walk - Usery Park - 2/20/2015
*HIKE REGISTRATION FULL* Hike into History - Willow Springs - White Tank Mtn - 2/21/2015
Early Bird Walk with Sonoran Audubon - White Tank Mtn - 2/21/2015
Progressive Fitness Hike #6 - Usery Park - 2/21/2015
Trailwork Volunteer Day - San Tan - 2/21/2015
"SUPER SERPENT SATURDAY!" - 2/21/2015
Amazing Desert Plants - Usery Park - 2/21/2015
Looking for Early Wildflowers 10AM Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/21/2015
Saturday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 2/21/2015
Name the Stone - White Tank Mtn - 2/21/2015
Believe it or Not! -Estrella Park - 2/21/2015
Photography 101 -Estrella Park - 2/21/2015
Sonoran Desert Survival - San Tan - 2/21/2015
Looking for Early Wildflowers 1PM Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/21/2015
SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER - Set in Stone but Not in Meaning: Southwestern Indian Rock Art - 2/21/2015
Eureka! - San Tan - 2/21/2015
Campground Nature Walk - Usery Park***CANCELLED*** - 2/21/2015
New to Arizona? - San Tan - 2/22/2015
Bicyclists on the park roads - 2/22/2015
Elephant Mountain Fortress Hike - Spur Cross - 2/22/2015
Kids Series: Wild West -Estrella Park - 2/22/2015
Desert Edibles Walk - Usery Park - 2/22/2015
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 2/23/2015
LOCATION UPDATE* Wildflower Wednesday! - White Tank Mtn - 2/25/2015
Rock Art of Spur Cross - 2/25/2015
Backyard Birding - Usery Park - 2/25/2015
Super Saguaro Walk - Usery Park - 2/25/2015
Birds, Bees, and Wildflowers - Usery Park - 2/25/2015
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park - 2/26/2015
Wild West Days! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/26/2015
Winter Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/26/2015
"Scenic Lookout" Hike to Yavapai Point - 2/26/2015
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 2/26/2015
Storytelling - Tales of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn. - 2/26/2015
McDowell Friday Fitness Hike-Tom's Thumb Trailhead (end of 128th st.*OUTSIDE* of park)- DIFFICULT - 2/27/2015
In Search of Early Wildflowers - Lake Pleasant - 2/27/2015
Sonoran Desert 101 - Usery Park - 2/27/2015
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park - 2/27/2015
Wag the Dog - San Tan - 2/27/2015
All About Desert Survival - Usery Park - 2/27/2015
All About the Hohokam - San Tan - 2/27/2015
Ranger Guided Lake Knowledge Short Walk - Lake Pleasant - 2/27/2015
Animal Signs! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/27/2015
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn. - 2/27/2015
Scorpion Search -Estrella Park - 2/27/2015
100 Miles in 100 Days Celebration! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/28/2015
In Search of Birds, with Joe Ford! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/28/2015
Dig into Archaeology: Outdoor Event - San Tan - 2/28/2015
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 9AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 2/28/2015
Hohokam Houses - the Ruins of Spur Cross - 2/28/2015
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 2/28/2015
"Just for Kids" - Little Desert Explorers - Usery Park - 2/28/2015
**CANCELLED** Animal Signs -Estrella Park - 2/28/2015
*TIME CHANGE* White Tank Art Fair - White Tank Mtn - 2/28/2015
100 Mile in 100 Days Final Celebration - McDowell - 2/28/2015
100 Miles Celebration -Estrella Park - 2/28/2015
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park - 2/28/2015
Looking for Early Wildflowers 10AM Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/28/2015
Pollywoggin’ Storytime with Rose! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/28/2015
WONDERFUL WORLD OF PLANTS (FLOWERS) with Joe Ford! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 2/28/2015
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 11AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 2/28/2015
Looking for Early Wildflowers 1PM Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/28/2015
“100 Miles in 100 Days” Celebration - Usery Park - 2/28/2015
Family Mystery Hike -Estrella Park - 2/28/2015
100-Mile Challenge Celebration - San Tan - 2/28/2015
100 Miles in 100 Days Celebration - White Tank Mtn - 2/28/2015
Geology of the Superstitions - Usery Park - 2/28/2015


Events for All Parks
March, 2015
Hike the Wind Cave Trail - Usery Park - 3/1/2015
**TIME CHANGE** White Tank Art Fair - White Tank Mtn - 3/1/2015
Clay Mine Adventure! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 3/1/2015
Lunch with the Critters -Estrella Park - 3/1/2015
Animal Signs -Estrella Park - 3/1/2015
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 3/2/2015
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park - 3/4/2015
Exploring the Dragonfly Trail - Spur Cross - 3/4/2015

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