ABDSP Interpretive Activities are Free and Open to the Public. All programs meet in front of the ABDSP Visitor Center unless otherwise stated.
9:00 a.m. Hike – Torote Bowl 5 Hours
Join Volunteer Naturalists Paul Larson and Mary Ekelund for a moderate to strenuous 5-mile loop hike through several palm groves and Torote Bowl at the southern end of the Park. Bring water, lunch, binoculars, hat, sunscreen and sturdy
footwear. Meet at the entrance to Mountain Palm Springs on Highway S-2 at Mile Post 47.1.
1:00 p.m. Walk (or Talk) - Desert Drug Store 1 Hour
Join Certified Interpretive Guide Abby Barker to discover the Native American drugstore, the creosote bush. This is an easy walk around the visitor center garden. If the weather is too windy or hot, Abby will do a power point program in the Discovery Lab.