ABDSP Interpretive Activities

Date: 
Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 8:30am to 4:00pm

ABDSP Interpretive Activities are Free and Open to the Public. All programs meet in front of the ABDSP Visitor Center unless otherwise stated.

8:30 a.m. Hike – Stone Bridge Wash          3 Hours
Bring your cameras! We will explore a wash, walk through a slot canyon, and end up at a spectacular dry waterfall. There is a steep, short walk in soft dirt to get down to the wash from the highway (takes about 2 minutes) and then an easy 2.2 mile hike. Meet your hike leader, Volunteer Naturalist Jan Bigelow, at the Visitor Center parking lot to carpool. Bring sturdy shoes, water, hat.

1:00 p.m. Walk  - Desert Scents      1 Hour
Enjoy an easy stroll through the Visitor Center Garden with Volunteer Naturalist Ingrid Coffin. Use your senses on this plant exploration program that meets at the Visitor Center entrance.

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 previous geology vocabulary necessary.