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<November 2015>

Snowbirds' Introduction to the Desert- North Trail- McDowell
McDowell Mountain Regional Park
Are you a 'snowbird' who's looking to learn more about your winter home? Are desert animals really as dangerous as the media (and your Minnesotan neighbors) make them out to be? If you're stranded in the desert, can you get water from a cactus? Join Ranger Amy for a 'hands-on' mythbusting guided walk on the unique flora and fauna that make up this place you call your second home. Meet a real desert giant hairy scorpion, and finally find out just what lives down in those mysterious desert holes. Meet at the North Trail Trailhead.

Date: 3/8/2014
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Duration: 1.5 hours
Speaker: Ranger Amy
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6 per vehicle park entry fee
Contact: 480-471-0173x201
Location: McDowell Mountain Regional Park
16300 McDowell Mountain Park Dr.
Fountain Hills, AZ  
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