03/12/2014 - 07:45AM
Location: Fraesfield Trailhead, 134th St. & Dynamite
The Stoneman Road was created as an 'expressway' between Ft. McDowell and Ft. Whipple (near Prescott) in the 1870's. Read more...
03/15/2014 - 08:00AM
Location: Scottsdale Community College (SB183)
Continuing Education: Learn about our McDowell Mountains and Preserve- The Geology and Desert Ecology of the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. Consider to join the companion hikes "Desert Ecology - what's a Desert" on Tuesday 3/18 and "Geology Story" on Sunday 3/23; see Event calendar for details Read more...
03/16/2014 - 08:00AM
Location: Brown's Ranch
Join us to ride the trails on the western perimeter of the Preserve and more. Allow 2.5 hours for this 12-15 mile ride for beginners+ riders who can ride for an extended period of time. Please meet at the Brown's Ranch Trailhead and be ready to ride by 8:00 am. Read more...
03/16/2014 - 07:45AM
Location: Sunrise Trailhead, 145th St. & Via Linda
Join our experts in identifying and learning about the Sonoran Desert’s beautiful wildflowers. Read more...
03/16/2014 - 08:30AM
Location: Rio Verde Community Center Parking Lot
Join the PastFinders for a hike to one of the largest archaeological sites in central Arizona which lies right next door to the Preserve along the Verde River. Read more...