ABDSP Interpretive Activities
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park® Interpretive Activities are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. Events meet at the ABDSP Visitor Center unless otherwise noted. Be aware that there is a $10 Day Use Fee at the Visitor Center.
7:00 a.m. Walk – Bird Walk 2 Hours
Join Volunteer Naturalist Ann Keenan for a walk around the Visitor Center vicinity looking for the common birds of our desert. All birding levels welcome. Meet in the Visitor Center parking lot. Please bring binoculars. Rain cancels.
2:00 p.m. Junior Ranger Family Adventure Walk – Little Surprise Canyon 1.5 Hours
Join Park Interpretive Specialist Regina Reiter for a family hike. We will meet at the Hellhole Canyon parking lot and walk through Little Surprise Canyon. If we can, we’ll walk to the end and climb out onto the ridge above and circle around back to the parking lot. It’s a short, strenuous walk for adventurous hikers! Kids 7-12 will receive their Junior Ranger badge. Bring water and wear a sun hat. We will hike rain or shine. Limited to those who have signed up at the Visitor Center before 1 p.m. today! Meet at Hellhole Canyon Parking on S-22, west of Borrego Springs. If you have one, bring your California State Parks Junior Ranger Logbook!