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Spring Fitness Hikes! - Cave Creek Regional Park
Cave Creek Regional Park
Join us as we hike various trails in the park while enjoying the Springtime weather and the wildflowers that come with it. Meet us at the Nature Center to get started! Bring plenty of water!

Date: 4/24/2014
Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Duration: 2 hours
Speaker: Ranger Mark
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6.00 per vehicle park entry fee
 
Contact: Ranger Mark - markpaulat@mail.maricopa.gov
Location: Meet at the Nature Center
 
Address:
37900 N. Cave Creek Parkway - 32nd St. / North from Carefree Highway
Cave Creek, AZ  
85331
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Paddling Pipeline and Cottonwood Coves
Lake Pleasant Regional Park
If you have a paddle craft, come join us as we explore these fun coves on the western shore of Lake Pleasant on a Thursday. During the weekdays our chance of seeing wildlife is much greater than on the weekends. Let's explore the calm of the lake! Everyone must wear a life vest. Bring water and a snack. Paddle will be about six miles and will last about three hours.

Date: 4/24/2014
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Duration: 6 miles / 3 hours
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6 per vehicle + $2 per paddle craft park entry fee
 
Contact: Terry Gerber, Interpretive Ranger - 602-372-7460 x 202
Location: Lake Pleasant Regional Park - Fireman's Cove, North Lake Pleasant Area
 
Address:
Take Hwy 74 west to MP19, turn north on Castle Hot Springs Rd. go 5 miles, follow "Paddling" signs.
Peoria, AZ  
Animal Adaptations - San Tan
San Tan Mountain Regional Park
What does it take for animals to survive and thrive in our Sonoran desert? We will look at the many ways in which animals have adapted to living in our amazing desert. Join Ranger Tish for this fun and informative program. Meet in the Nature Center.

Date: 4/24/2014
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Duration: 1 Hour
Speaker: Ranger Tish
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6.00 per vehicle park entry fee
 
More Info: http://www.maricopa.gov/parks/santan/
Contact: tishiastewart@mail.maricopa.gov
Location: Nature Center
 
Address:
6533 West Phillips Road
Queen Creek, AZ  
85242
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan
San Tan Mountain Regional Park
Join us again for another exciting mountain bike ride among the beautiful San Tan Mountains. Most group rides are comprised of riders from all various skill levels, ages and fitness levels, but we all share the common interest of riding mountain bikes. “No Rider Left Behind” is our policy, because we ride together in groups based upon your riding levels. This is your opportunity to be around others who are passionate about mountain biking as a sport to have fun. We offer help when needed so you can gain new skills and confidence while on the trails. Come out and enjoy the great views of the San Tan Mountain Regional Park and the quiet get away from the everyday noise. This is a great way to get some exercise, have fun and meet some awesome people. A helmet is required for safety reasons and please bring plenty of water, an extra inner tube and 2 sources of light if this happens to be a night ride.

Date: 4/24/2014
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Duration: 2 Hours
Speaker: Guest Speaker
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6.00 per vehicle park entry fee
 
More Info: http://www.maricopa.gov/parks/santan/
Contact: TishiaStewart@mail.maricopa.gov
Location: Flag Pole
 
Address:
6533 West Phillips Road
Queen Creek, AZ  
85242
Animal Flashlight Hike - San Tan
San Tan Mountain Regional Park
We are the nocturnal animals of the desert and we like to hide. Help Ranger Tish find us if you can! If you would like to learn about us and enjoy a night walk in the desert, then join Ranger Tish as she takes you on this exciting 1.3-mile hike along the Littleleaf/Goldmine Trail Trail. Please bring water, a flashlight, and closed-toe shoes. No pets, please. Meet under the Flag Pole

Date: 4/24/2014
Time: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM    Duration: 1.5 Hours
Speaker: Ranger Tish
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6.00 per vehicle park entry fee
 
More Info: http://www.maricopa.gov/parks/santan/
Contact: tishiastewart@mail.maricopa.gov
Location: Meet at Flag Pole
 
Address:
6533 West Phillips Road
Queen Creek, AZ  
85242