ABDSP Interpretive Activities are Free and Open to the Public. All programs meet in front of the ABDSP Visitor Center unless otherwise stated.
10:00 a.m. Hike – Culp Valley Walk 3 Hours
Take a walk on one of the favorite loops of Anza-Borrego that passes a historic spring, an awesome scenic overlook, and beautiful boulders. Meet Park Interpretive Specialist, Regina Reiter, at the entrance to Culp Valley Campground between Mile Markers 9 and 9.5 on highway S-22. This hike is rated moderate. Wear sturdy shoes, long sleeves, and a sun hat. Bring a trail lunch and 2 quarts of water to carry plus another quart to leave in your car for afterward.
1:00 p.m. Walk – Those Amazing Desert Plants! 1 Hour
Explore the Visitor Center Garden with Park Interpreter Sally Theriault and discover some of the
unique strategies that help plants survive here. Meet in front of the Visitor Center.
3:00 p.m. Talk - Geology for Creative Thinkers 1 Hour
Explore the basic rock types found in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park and the geologic processes that shaped them in a fun, hands-on way that makes Geology come alive! Join Park Interpretive Specialist Regina Reiter at the Park Visitor Center for a rockin’ good time with rocks! No geology vocabulary necessary.