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Guided Plant Hike at Hassayampa River Preserve

Learn about plants of the Sonoran Desert and riparian areas during this guided hike.

Join Ranger Eric for a guided hike on the Preserve’s trails to learn about the riparian and upland Sonoran Desert plants growing here, and their ecological and cultural importance. Trail difficulty is low to moderate, with one steep stretch on the way up to Lyke’s Lookout, which offers a scenic vantage point of the river and surrounding desert. Registration is required and space is limited. To register, please call the Preserve Visitor Center at 928-684-2772.

Important Notes:

  • Registration is required and space is limited. Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise noted and capacity for each program is limited to 10 people, no exceptions.  Please call the Visitor Center at 928-684-2772 to register for and check on the availability of programs.  If you find you cannot attend a program you have registered for, please call the Visitor Center to let us know so we can open up your space(s) to those on the waiting list.
  • Know before you go. Check the website or call ahead to ensure the program has not been canceled. Be prepared for limited access to facilities and water fountains. Check weather forecasts and bring layers if needed.
  • Bring a mask. Although this is an outdoor program, frequent stops may be made so the ranger an explain or highlight items along the trail(s). Masks will be required during these stops. Masks are also required in restrooms and the nature center.
  • Physical distancing. Observe the CDC’s minimum recommended physical distancing of six (6) feet from others at all times. Share the trail and warn other trail users of your presence as you pass.
  • Personal hygiene. Follow the CDC’s guidance on personal hygiene prior to visiting parks or trails.
  • Stay home if sick. Do not use parks or trails if you are exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19. If you sneeze while recreating on a trail, please sneeze into your elbow to avoid the spread of germs.

March

05

2021

Event:

Guided Plant Hike at Hassayampa River Preserve

Start:

Mar 05, 2021 9:00 am

End:

Mar 05, 2021 11:00 am

Updated:

February 22, 2021

Venue:

Hassayampa River Preserve

Address:

49614 U.S. Hwy. 60 89
Wickenburg, AZ 85390 United States

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