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<June 2012>

Fridays Fitness Hike – Wagner- McDowell
McDowell Mountain Regional Park
Fridays Fitness Hike – Various locations in Park- ALL Fridays Come to one or all of the Fitness Hiking Series, every Friday. We build up to a longer hike at the end of the month. Please wear sturdy shoes & bring plenty of water. This week's hike starts at the Wagner Trailhead in the Campground.

Date: 6/22/2012
Time: 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM    Duration: 2 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.,Scottsdale, AZ 85269
Photo courtesy of, AZ  
Rock Art of Spur Cross
Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
June 22 Friday 7:00 am Rock Art of Spur Cross (moderate) The petroglyphs found in Spur Cross were created hundreds of years ago by the Hohokam people. Come and walk in their footsteps as we visit a few of the more impressive sites in the park during this two-hour hike. No dogs on this hike please.

Date: 6/22/2012
Time: 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Duration: 2 hours
Speaker: Kevin Smith, Interpretive ranger
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $3 per person
Contact: Kevin Smith, Park Ranger at 480-488-6623 or e-mail
Cool Cactus Walk - Usery Park
Usery Mountain Regional Park
What are the names of the cacti that grow in our desert? How do they survive (and thrive!) in such a harsh environment? Discover amazing facts about these incredible plants when you join our Interpretive Ranger, Ranger B, for a pleasant stroll along the quarter-mile Desert Hawk Trail. Please bring water and closed-toe shoes. Location: Nature Center.

Date: 6/22/2012
Time: 8:00 AM    
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6.00 per car
Friday Film Fest! - Estrella
Estrella Mountain Park
Join Ranger Mark at the Nature Center for a fun movie, “A Bug’s Life” (rated G). The Praying Mantis is one of Ranger Mark’s favorite insects! What’s yours? Bring a smile and a picnic lunch to munch on afterward. Yum!

Date: 6/22/2012
Time: 10:00 AM    
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6 per vehicle Park Entry Fee
Contact: 623-932-3811
Location: Estrella Mountain Regional Park
14805 W. Vineyard Ave.
Goodyear, AZ  
Summer Night Ride Series - Pemberton Trail
McDowell Mountain Regional Park
This summer night mountain bike series will be held on Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30 p.m. All riders must have a helmet, a lighting system designed for mountain biking and battery power for 3 hours. Riders must sign-in and sign-out, two hours are allowed to ride the Pemberton Trail. It is highly recommended that you ride this trail in day light before coming out for a night ride. The sign sheets are available at 6:30 for riders who might need extra time. NO RIDERS WILL BE ALLOWED TO START AFTER 8:00 p.m.

Date: 6/22/2012
Time: 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM    Duration: 2 hours
Speaker: Rand Hubbell, Park Supervisor
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6.00 per vehicle to entry the County Regional Park
Contact: Rand Hubbell, Park Supervisor
Location: Trailhead Staging Area
16,300 N. McDowell Mountain Park Drive
Fountain Hills, AZ, AZ  
Dive ‘n’ Movies - Every Friday Night
Adobe Dam Regional Park
Every Friday night from June 1 to August 10, catch a great movie while floating under the stars at Wet 'n' Wild Phoenix’s wave pool - Monsoon Bay or simply lounge around on a deck chair. Dive 'n' Movies begin at sundown and are FREE with Park admission. The majority of the Park's slides and attractions continue to operate during Dive 'n' Movies. For a full listing of shows, please visit .

Date: 6/22/2012
Time: 8:00 PM    Duration: June 1 to August 10
Registration Required: No    
More Info:
Location: Adobe Dam Regional Park
23280 N. 43rd Avenue
Glendale, AZ