Trailside Naturalist – Packrats
September 25 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Sonoran Desert packrats have been collecting and preserving things found on the ground for 40,000 years! Stop by the Trailside Naturalist Station at the Gateway Trailhead between 8:00 and 11:00 A.M. to learn how ancient packrats and their distinctive behavior assist today’s scientists who study the history of desert plants, animals, geology and climate. Restrooms and water are available at the trailhead.