10/05/2016 - 08:00AM
Conservancy Women hikes occur on the first Wednesday and third Thursday of each month. Women who have made a tax-deductible donation of $100.00 or more to the McDowell Sonoran Conservancy are invited to join the group for a fun hike filled with friends and conversation . . . and some exercise, too. Read more...
10/08/2016 - 08:00AM
Become a Steward! Combine your love for the Preserve with your support of the Preserve! We offer classes on the 2nd Saturday of the Month at the Gateway Trailhead during our main 2016-17 season. You must register in advance. Read more...
10/12/2016 - 08:00AM
Location: Tom's Thumb Trailhead
Marcus Landslide (WLL): A 4-mile discovery hike loop to and around Marcus Landslide geological site, second largest landslide in Arizona. About 400 feet elevation gain with moderate inclines. Allow 3 hours. Please arrive at Tom's Thumb Trailhead by 7:45 am. Read more...
10/13/2016 - 08:00AM
Location: Brown's Ranch
Bike in the North(BIKE): Are you a mountain biker looking to explore Scottsdale's McDowell Sonoran Preserve while taking the time to learn about the flora, fauna, geology and history of the Preserve? This Discovery ride will be a mellow mountain bike ride to the area around the Cholla Mt. and Granite Mt. loop trails with stops pointing out interesting areas you may have sped by before. Read more...