ABDSP Interpretive Activities

Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 8:00am to 1:45pm


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

8:00 a.m. Tracking Walk 3 Hours
You have seen tracks, scat, digs and burrows but don’t know who left them behind? Animal tracks and sign tell us important stories about life in the Anza-Borrego Desert. If you’ve always wanted to learn more about wildlife sign, then meet the Anza-Borrego Tracking Team by the ABDSP Visitor Center flagpole. We will carpool to the tracking location and spend a couple of hours looking for and identifying tracks and sign.

8:30 a.m. Hike - Roving Naturalist in Borrego Palm Canyon 3 Hours
Volunteer Naturalist Dan Leidecker will be roaming the Borrego Palm Canyon Trail searching for bighorn sheep and other interesting features along the trail. Look for him in his volunteer vest as you hike to the palm oasis. This is not a guided hike.

1:00 p.m. Walk - Rainbow Any Day 45 Min.
Even when it’s not raining, you can discover a rainbow of color in the desert. Join Park Interpretive Specialist Regina Reiter for a unique view of the desert nearby the Visitor Center, exploring how color occurs and reveals the details of the desert that we often only glimpse. Meet in front of the Visitor Center.