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Upcoming Events in February
Runners on the Pemberton Trail - McDowell  (2/1/2015  6:00 AM)
Photographic Safari! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/1/2015  9:00 AM)
Sonoran Desert 101 - Usery Park  (2/1/2015  10:00 AM)
Sunset/Moon Hike - McDowell  (2/1/2015  5:30 PM)
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross  (2/2/2015  9:00 AM)
Wildflower Wednesday! - White Tank Mtn  (2/4/2015  9:00 AM)
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park  (2/4/2015  10:00 AM)
Hiker’s Choice Full Moon Hike and Campfire - Usery Park  (2/4/2015  7:00 PM)
Moonlight Hike - Spur Cross  (2/4/2015  7:00 PM)
Night Hike -Estrella Park  (2/4/2015  7:00 PM)
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park  (2/5/2015  8:00 AM)
Winter Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/5/2015  8:00 AM)
Homeschool: LOST! - San Tan  (2/5/2015  9:00 AM)
Shoreline Exploring on the Roadrunner Trail - Lake Pleasant  (2/5/2015  9:00 AM)
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park  (2/5/2015  10:00 AM)
"Just for Kids" - Storytime in the Desert - Usery Park  (2/5/2015  11:00 AM)
Reptile Feeding - McDowell  (2/5/2015  1:00 PM)
Ride with the Ranger to the Clay Mine! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/5/2015  1:00 PM)
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Wagner Trailhead  (2/6/2015  8:00 AM)
Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan  (2/6/2015  8:00 AM)
"Scenic Lookout" Hike to Yavapai Point - Lake Pleasant  (2/6/2015  9:00 AM)
"Just for Kids" - Toddler Cruise - Usery Park  (2/6/2015  10:00 AM)
Backyard Birding - Usery Park  (2/6/2015  10:00 AM)
Bird Bingo Safari! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/6/2015  10:00 AM)
Cool Cactus Walk - Usery Park  (2/6/2015  10:00 AM)
A Hike on the New Beardsley Trail - 10 Lane East Parking Area  (2/6/2015  1:00 PM)
Trail Talk: Hohokam - San Tan  (2/6/2015  3:00 PM)
Road bike criterium on park roads - McDowell  (2/7/2015  7:30 AM)
Progressive Fitness Hike #4 - Usery Park  (2/7/2015  8:00 AM)
Archery 101 (Two class times available) - Usery Park  (2/7/2015  9:00 AM)
Desert Denizen's - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/7/2015  9:00 AM)
Exploring the Dragonfly Trail - Spur Cross  (2/7/2015  9:00 AM)
Fitness Hike -Estrella Park  (2/7/2015  9:00 AM)
Hiking the Scenic Pipeline Canyon Trail - Lake Pleasant  (2/7/2015  9:00 AM)
Wag ‘n’ Walk Dog Adoption Hike - Usery Park  (2/7/2015  9:00 AM)
Basic Geocaching - McDowell  (2/7/2015  9:30 AM)
Feeding Frenzy! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/7/2015  10:00 AM)
Hiking 101 - San Tan  (2/7/2015  10:00 AM)
Saturday Bird Walk - Usery Park  (2/7/2015  10:00 AM)
Desert Edibles: Mesquite! - San Tan  (2/7/2015  1:00 PM)
Digital Photography - Intermediate Level - Usery Park  (2/7/2015  2:00 PM)
Hummingbirds of Arizona Live! - Lake Pleasant  (2/7/2015  2:00 PM)
Kid vs. Wild - Usery Park  (2/7/2015  2:00 PM)
Reptile Feeding - San Tan  (2/7/2015  6:00 PM)
Animal Spotlighting - San Tan  (2/7/2015  7:30 PM)
Stargazing for Everyone! -White Tank Mtn.  (2/7/2015  7:30 PM)
Find the Ranger at Spur Cross  (2/8/2015  9:00 AM)
New to Arizona? - Usery Park  (2/8/2015  10:00 AM)
Kids Series: Wild West -Estrella Park  (2/8/2015  11:00 AM)
The Desert Tortoise and Friends - McDowell  (2/8/2015  1:00 PM)
Super Saguaro Walk - Usery Park  (2/8/2015  2:00 PM)
Dog Walk -Estrella Park  (2/8/2015  2:30 PM)
Sonoran Sunset Photography - San Tan  (2/8/2015  4:30 PM)
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross  (2/9/2015  9:00 AM)
Desert Denizens - San Tan  (2/10/2015  10:00 AM)
Bird Watching with Rose! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/11/2015  8:00 AM)
Exploring Spur Cross  (2/11/2015  9:00 AM)
Wildflower Wednesday! - White Tank Mtn  (2/11/2015  9:00 AM)
Bird Walk - McDowell  (2/11/2015  9:30 AM)
Backyard Birding - Usery Park  (2/11/2015  10:00 AM)
Wildlife Safari - Usery Park  (2/11/2015  10:00 AM)
Sonoran Story, Craft, and Play Time - White Tank Mtn.  (2/11/2015  10:30 AM)
All About Prickly Pear Cactus - Usery Park  (2/11/2015  12:00 PM)
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park  (2/12/2015  8:00 AM)
Wild West Days! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/12/2015  8:00 AM)
Winter Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/12/2015  8:00 AM)
Water History Hike Above the Shoreline - Lake Pleasant  (2/12/2015  9:00 AM)
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park  (2/12/2015  10:00 AM)
Designed for the Desert - White Tank Mtn.  (2/12/2015  1:00 PM)
Nature Nurture-Kids Craft Time! McDowell  (2/12/2015  2:00 PM)
Sunrise Hike - White Tank Mtn  (2/13/2015  7:00 AM)
Fridays Fitness Hike - Dixie Mine Trailhead (End of Golden Eagle Blvd) - McDowell  (2/13/2015  8:00 AM)
Friday the 13th Don't Worry Be Happy Hike - Lake Pleasant  (2/13/2015  9:00 AM)
Hike the Wind Cave Trail - Usery Park  (2/13/2015  10:00 AM)
Introduction to Desert Plants - Usery Park  (2/13/2015  10:00 AM)
Tiny Tumbleweeds: Toddler Stroll - San Tan  (2/13/2015  10:00 AM)
Arizona’s Pioneer Days - San Tan  (2/13/2015  12:00 PM)
Clay Mine Adventure! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/13/2015  1:00 PM)
A Look at the Operations of Lake Pleasant on the New Beardsley Trail - 10 Lane East Parking Area  (2/13/2015  2:00 PM)
Eco-Tour of San Tan - San Tan  (2/13/2015  3:00 PM)
Fireside with the Ranger! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/13/2015  6:00 PM)
Movie Night in the Park: “The Living Desert” - Usery Park  (2/13/2015  7:00 PM)
Trail Runners on the Pemberton Trail  (2/14/2015  7:00 AM)
Birds of Estrella -Estrella Park  (2/14/2015  8:00 AM)
Progressive Fitness Hike #5 - Usery Park  (2/14/2015  8:00 AM)
Archery 101 a - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/14/2015  9:00 AM)
Archery 202 - Usery Park  (2/14/2015  9:00 AM)
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Valentine Paddle and Hike with a View - Lake Pleasant  (2/14/2015  9:00 AM)
Rock Art of Spur Cross  (2/14/2015  9:00 AM)
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan  (2/14/2015  9:00 AM)
Looking for Early Wildflowers 10AM Hike - Lake Pleasant  (2/14/2015  10:00 AM)
Ride with a Ranger -Estrella Park  (2/14/2015  10:30 AM)
Archery 101 b - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/14/2015  11:00 AM)
Raptors -Estrella Park  (2/14/2015  11:00 AM)
All About Bird Songs - Usery Park  (2/14/2015  12:00 PM)
Archery "OPEN RANGE"- Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/14/2015  1:00 PM)
Just for Kids: Valentine’s Day Craft - San Tan  (2/14/2015  1:00 PM)
Looking for Early Wildflowers 1PM Hike - Lake Pleasant  (2/14/2015  1:00 PM)
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn.  (2/14/2015  1:00 PM)
Petroglyph Hike -Estrella Park  (2/14/2015  2:30 PM)
Adult Valentine's Dark Night Hike - White Tank Mtn  (2/14/2015  6:30 PM)
Adults Only: Self-guided Valentine Luminary Walk - San Tan  (2/14/2015  7:00 PM)
"Stargazing for Everyone" at McDowell Mountain Regional Park  (2/14/2015  7:30 PM)
Rocks and Streams Walk - Spur Cross  (2/15/2015  9:00 AM)
Beginning Desert Hiking - Usery Park  (2/15/2015  10:00 AM)
President’s Scavenger Hunt!- Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/15/2015  10:00 AM)
Wag, Walk & Adopt! - McDowell  (2/15/2015  10:00 AM)
Lunch with the Critters -Estrella Park  (2/15/2015  11:00 AM)
Scavenger Hunt -Estrella Park  (2/15/2015  12:30 PM)
*County Holiday  (2/16/2015  12:01 AM)
Black Rock Archaeology Walk - White Tank Mtn.  (2/16/2015  8:00 AM)
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross  (2/16/2015  9:00 AM)
New to Arizona? - Usery Park  (2/16/2015  10:00 AM)
Wildflower Wednesday! - White Tank Mtn  (2/18/2015  9:00 AM)
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park  (2/18/2015  10:00 AM)
Meandering the Merkle - Usery Park  (2/18/2015  10:00 AM)
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park  (2/19/2015  8:00 AM)
Winter Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/19/2015  8:00 AM)
Homeschool: GPS/Geo-caching 101 - San Tan  (2/19/2015  9:00 AM)
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park  (2/19/2015  10:00 AM)
"Just for Kids" - Storytime in the Desert - Usery Park  (2/19/2015  11:00 AM)
Desert Color Bingo - White Tank Mtn  (2/19/2015  11:00 AM)
Ride with the Ranger to the Clay Mine! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/19/2015  1:00 PM)
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Lousley Hill  (2/20/2015  8:00 AM)
Trail Blazers Fitness Hike - San Tan  (2/20/2015  8:00 AM)
Home School Program: "Shake, Rattle and Roll" - Usery Park  (2/20/2015  9:00 AM)
Backyard Birding - Usery Park  (2/20/2015  10:00 AM)
Desert Denizen's - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/20/2015  10:00 AM)
Old Man of the Mountain: Historical Walk - San Tan  (2/20/2015  3:00 PM)
Desert Mythbusters - Usery Park  (2/20/2015  6:00 PM)
Native American Legends - White Tank Mtn.  (2/20/2015  6:30 PM)
Nocturnal Animals Night Hike -Estrella Park  (2/20/2015  7:00 PM)
Animal Flashlight Walk - Usery Park  (2/20/2015  7:30 PM)
*HIKE REGISTRATION FULL* Hike into History - Willow Springs - White Tank Mtn  (2/21/2015  8:00 AM)
Early Bird Walk with Sonoran Audubon - White Tank Mtn  (2/21/2015  8:00 AM)
Progressive Fitness Hike #6 - Usery Park  (2/21/2015  8:00 AM)
Trailwork Volunteer Day - San Tan  (2/21/2015  8:00 AM)
Amazing Desert Plants - Usery Park  (2/21/2015  9:00 AM)
Looking for Early Wildflowers 10AM Hike - Lake Pleasant  (2/21/2015  10:00 AM)
Saturday Bird Walk - Usery Park  (2/21/2015  10:00 AM)
Name the Stone - White Tank Mtn  (2/21/2015  10:30 AM)
Believe it or Not! -Estrella Park  (2/21/2015  11:00 AM)
Photography 101 -Estrella Park  (2/21/2015  12:00 PM)
Sonoran Desert Survival - San Tan  (2/21/2015  12:00 PM)
Looking for Early Wildflowers 1PM Hike - Lake Pleasant  (2/21/2015  1:00 PM)
Eureka! - San Tan  (2/21/2015  2:00 PM)
Campground Nature Walk - Usery Park  (2/21/2015  4:00 PM)
New to Arizona? - San Tan  (2/22/2015  8:00 AM)
Bicyclists on the park roads  (2/22/2015  8:30 AM)
Elephant Mountain Fortress Hike - Spur Cross  (2/22/2015  9:00 AM)
Kids Series: Wild West -Estrella Park  (2/22/2015  1:00 PM)
Desert Edibles Walk - Usery Park  (2/22/2015  2:00 PM)
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross  (2/23/2015  9:00 AM)
Rock Art of Spur Cross  (2/25/2015  9:00 AM)
Wildflower Wednesday! - White Tank Mtn  (2/25/2015  9:00 AM)
Backyard Birding - Usery Park  (2/25/2015  10:00 AM)
Super Saguaro Walk - Usery Park  (2/25/2015  10:00 AM)
Birds, Bees, and Wildflowers - Usery Park  (2/25/2015  12:00 PM)
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park  (2/26/2015  8:00 AM)
Wild West Days! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/26/2015  8:00 AM)
Winter Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/26/2015  8:00 AM)
"Scenic Lookout" Hike to Yavapai Point  (2/26/2015  9:00 AM)
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park  (2/26/2015  10:00 AM)
Storytelling - Tales of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn.  (2/26/2015  11:00 AM)
McDowell Friday Fitness Hike-Tom's Thumb Trailhead (end of 128th st.*OUTSIDE* of park)- DIFFICULT  (2/27/2015  8:00 AM)
In Search of Early Wildflowers - Lake Pleasant  (2/27/2015  9:00 AM)
Sonoran Desert 101 - Usery Park  (2/27/2015  9:00 AM)
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park  (2/27/2015  10:00 AM)
Wag the Dog - San Tan  (2/27/2015  10:00 AM)
All About Desert Survival - Usery Park  (2/27/2015  12:00 PM)
All About the Hohokam - San Tan  (2/27/2015  12:00 PM)
Ranger Guided Lake Knowledge Short Walk - Lake Pleasant  (2/27/2015  2:00 PM)
Animal Signs! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/27/2015  3:00 PM)
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn.  (2/27/2015  3:00 PM)
Scorpion Search -Estrella Park  (2/27/2015  7:00 PM)
100 Miles in 100 Days Celebration! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/28/2015  8:00 AM)
White Tank Art Fair - White Tank Mtn  (2/28/2015  8:00 AM)
In Search of Birds, with Joe Ford! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/28/2015  8:30 AM)
Dig into Archaeology: Outdoor Event - San Tan  (2/28/2015  9:00 AM)
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 9AM Class - Lake Pleasant  (2/28/2015  9:00 AM)
Hohokam Houses - the Ruins of Spur Cross  (2/28/2015  9:00 AM)
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan  (2/28/2015  9:00 AM)
"Just for Kids" - Little Desert Explorers - Usery Park  (2/28/2015  10:00 AM)
100 Mile in 100 Days Final Celebration - McDowell  (2/28/2015  10:00 AM)
Animal Signs -Estrella Park  (2/28/2015  10:00 AM)
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park  (2/28/2015  10:00 AM)
Looking for Early Wildflowers 10AM Hike - Lake Pleasant  (2/28/2015  10:00 AM)
Pollywoggin’ Storytime with Rose! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/28/2015  10:00 AM)
WONDERFUL WORLD OF PLANTS (FLOWERS) with Joe Ford! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (2/28/2015  10:30 AM)
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 11AM Class - Lake Pleasant  (2/28/2015  11:00 AM)
Looking for Early Wildflowers 1PM Hike - Lake Pleasant  (2/28/2015  1:00 PM)
“100 Miles in 100 Days” Celebration - Usery Park  (2/28/2015  2:00 PM)
Family Mystery Hike -Estrella Park  (2/28/2015  2:00 PM)
100-Mile Challenge Celebration - San Tan  (2/28/2015  4:00 PM)
100 Miles in 100 Days Celebration - White Tank Mtn  (2/28/2015  5:00 PM)
Geology of the Superstitions - Usery Park  (2/28/2015  7:00 PM)
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