ABDSP Interpretive Activities are Free and Open to the Public. All programs meet in front of the ABDSP Visitor Center unless otherwise stated.
7:30 a.m. Walk - Bird Walk 1.5 Hours
Join Volunteer Naturalist Ann Keenan for a walk around the Visitor Center vicinity looking for the common birds of our desert. All birding levels welcome. Meet in the Visitor Center parking lot. Please bring binoculars. Rain cancels.
11:00 a.m. Walk - Garden Walk 45 Min.
Join a Visitor Center Interpreter who will take you on a stroll through the Visitor Center Garden to discover some of our special desert plants.
1:00 p.m. Garden Walk - Small World 1 Hour
Everyone is impressed with the vast dimensions and stunning vistas of Anza Borrego Desert State Park. The desert is equally impressive on a micro-scale. Stretch your perspective and explore the natural history of the Park up close and personal with Volunteer Naturalist Daniel Hellyer for an easy walk. Meet at the entrance to the Visitor Center.
2:00 p.m.- - Junior Rangers 45 Min.
Special program for children ages 7-12. Discover secrets of the desert environment. Sign-up at the Visitor Center as space is limited.
7:30 p.m. Campfire Program – The Amazing Adaptations of Anza-Borrego 1 Hour
Join Ranger Josh and his trusted truck “Badge” for a picture ride-along at the Borrego Palm Canyon Campfire Center.