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<April 2014>

Exploring the Dragonfly Trail - Spur Cross
Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
April 16 Wednesday 8:00 am Exploring the Dragonfly Trail (moderate) Come along with park ranger Kevin Smith on this exploration of the newest trail in the Spur Cross trail system, the Dragonfly Trail. On this moderate 3.5 mile hike we will visit a prehistoric rock art site and also stroll along a beautiful section of riparian habitat on Cave Creek.

Date: 4/16/2014
Time: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Duration: 3 hours
Speaker: Kevin Smith, park ranger
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $3 per person
Contact: Kevin Smith, Park ranger at 480-488-6623 or e-mail
Under the Desert Floor - North Trail- McDowell Park
McDowell Mountain Regional Park
What’s In That Hole? Who’s living in there? Join Ranger Amy for a look into the subterranean world of the desert. You may be surprised at who’s lurking underground. Meet at the North Trail.

Date: 4/16/2014
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM    Duration: 1 1/2 hours
Speaker: Ranger Amy
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6 per vehicle park entry fee
Contact: 480-471-0173
Location: McDowell Mountain Regional Park
16300 McDowell Mountain Park Dr.
Scottsdale, AZ  
Desert Plant Walk - White Tank Mtn.
White Tank Mountains Regional Park
Join a park volunteer on this easy, 1/2 mile walk to learn about the fascinating plants of the Sonoran Desert, their adaptations, and their relationships with one another. The discussion is science-based and may not interest young children. Please meet at Area 4.

Date: 4/16/2014
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    
Speaker: Rodger Wilson
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6/vehicle park entry fee
Contact: 623-935-2505
Location: White Tank Mountain Regional Park, Area 4
20304 W. White Tank Mountain Rd.
Waddell, AZ  
Mountain Bike Madness - San Tan
San Tan Mountain Regional Park
Get “mad.” Get REAL “mad” with Mountain Bike Madness as we ride the awesome trails at San Tan MRP. All skill levels are welcome. Helmets are mandatory. Bring your love of mountain biking and sense of adventure as you sharpen your riding abilities. We meet every Wednesday at the Flag Pole

Date: 4/16/2014
Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM    Duration: 2.0 hours
Speaker: Stacy
Registration Required: No    
More Info:
Location: Meet at the Flag Pole
6533 West Phillips Road
Queen Creek, AZ