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<April 2013>

Sunset/Moonrise Hike - Spur Cross
Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
April 24 Wednesday 6:00 pm Sunset/Moonrise Hike (moderate) Come enjoy the sunset and moonrise over the conservation area on this hike of the Metate and Spur Cross Trails. Bring a flashlight just in case as the end of this hike will be in the dark. As an added bonus, there will be a drawing at the end of the program for a set of 4 tickets to the Wet n' Wild Water Park.

Date: 4/24/2013
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Duration: 2 hours
Speaker: Kevin Smith, Interpretive Ranger
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $3 per person
Contact: Kevin Smith, Park Ranger at 480-488--6623 or e-mail
Sunset Full Moon Hike - San Tan
San Tan Mountain Regional Park
Say adios to the sun and hello to the full moon because on this cool desert hike we will be enjoying a beautiful sunset to the west and a gorgeous moonrising high into sky to the east. Once the sun is gone, the full moon will illuminate our path through 2.2 miles of a stunning Sonoran Desert night scene. Bring your cameras and water for a spectacular night hike you won’t forget.

Date: 4/24/2013
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Duration: 1.5 hours
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6 vehicle park entry fee
More Info:
Contact: (480) 655-5554
Location: San Tan Mountain Regional Park - Visitor Center
6533 W. Phillips Rd.
Queen Creek, AZ  
Full Moon Hike - Usery Park
Usery Mountain Regional Park
Join us for this 2-mile night hike under April’s “Full Pink Moon.” The full moon is a great time to experience new sights and sounds of the desert! Bring your sense of adventure for this interpretive hike with our park ranger, Ranger B. Please bring a flashlight, water, and closed-toe shoes. No pets, please. Location: Trail Staging Area.

Date: 4/24/2013
Time: 7:30 PM    
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6.00 per car