Join noted night sky photographer Dennis Mammana at the yurts as he demonstrates the basics of capturing the night sky with your camera. After an evening of learning to photograph the night sky, this class will offer a daytime opportunity to learn to photograph the transition from night to day with photographer Paul Johnson.
Want to join fellow adventurers for a vigorous bike ride, delve into a six-week course on archaeology, soak up a lecture on paleontology, or pair up your passions for exploring the desert and drinking beer on one of our Hikes & Hops events? Those are just a few of the exciting educational and social programs that ABF offers in the Anza-Borrego region throughout fall, winter and spring.
For more information and links to registration, click on any of the upcoming event listed below. You can also browse our programs using the Events Calendar.
- Date:Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 4:30pm to Sunday, November 30, 2014 - 1:00pm
- Our members-only hikes are first-come, first served, so make sure you arrive on time. Each week the hikes will be led by one of our experienced park enthusiasts: current and retired rangers, community members and park naturalists. The hikes will be between one and three hours with the location being a surprise to our guests each time! We hope to take you somewhere you have not yet visitited in the Park, provide the opportunity to meet fellow members and just have fun!Date:Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 8:30am
Join ABF for our inaugural Bikes & Brews in Blair Valley!Date:Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 10:00am
Join astronomer Dennis Mammana for a leisurely hike into the ruggedly beautiful Borrego Badlands and, along the way, hear some wonderful stories about our nearest celestial neighbor.Date:Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 4:00pm to 8:30pm
On this tour we will see thousands of snow geese and many other migratory waterfowl, geothermal power plants, vast salt and mud flats, 50 million barnacles, and some strange and mysterious geologic features which are making quite a splash.Date:Sunday, December 7, 2014 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
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