DESERT BOTANICAL GARDEN - Birding Hotspot: Prescott Kathe Anderson will guide you through several areas including the Highlands Center for Natural History where you will discover ponderosa pine and riparian habitats that provide a suitable retreat....
Enjoy a day of discovery as you visit Prescott, a well-known birding hotspot. Kathe Anderson will guide you through several areas including the Highlands Center for Natural History where you will discover ponderosa pine and riparian habitats that provide a suitable retreat for local and migratory birds. We will then stroll down a half mile trail to Lynx Lake where you may spot a variety of birds including peregrine falcons, spotted towhees, painted redstarts and bald eagles in this scenic landscape. Price includes entrance fee and picnic lunch. Transportation is not included. Limit 15.
Session Spring 2017: Tue, May 16, 2017 7:00AM - 4:30PM OPEN
Wine, Water and Adventure
Saturday / May 20 / 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Combine the spectacular beauty of Red Rock Country and the Verde River with a wine tour of the Alcantara Vineyards. Begin at V Bar V Ranch Heritage site, Arizona's largest known petroglyphs, and then head to the Verde Valley for a kayak trip on the scenic Verde River. End at the Alcantara Vineyards for a sampling of their award-winning wines among beautiful grape vines and rolling hills. Transportation departs promptly from the Garden at 7 a.m. and returns at 6 p.m. Must be 21 years or older to participate. Limit 10.
Day trip includes:
Round-trip transportation to and from the Garden
Expert guides and educational programming
River kayak and safety gear
Snacks and lunch