Anza-Borrego Desert State Park: First Day Hike-North end of DiGiorgio Road
Park: Anza-Borrego Desert SP
Join Volunteer Naturalists Ron & Peg Poitras to experience and discover the prehistory, history, and present-day journey of those who have used this trail for food, water, work, and fun. This is a 3-hour excursion into the pass. Meet at the north end of DiGiorgio Road (where the pavement ends). This is a strenuous but relatively short hike. Bring water, snacks and wear hiking boots and a hat.
Location of the Event: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
Time of the Event: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where to Meet: North end of DiGiorgio Road, Borrego Springs
Degree of Difficulty: Strenuous
Minimum Age for Kids: 8
Length of the Trail: 2 miles
Things to Bring: Bring water, hat, snacks, sturdy footwear. Camera optional
Cancellation Information: Cancelled if raining; call ABDSP Visitor Center 760-767-4205
About First Day Hikes and America's State Parks: America's State Parks announced that all 50 state park systems will sponsor guided First Day Hike Programs on New Year’s Day 2013. America’s State Parks First Day Hikes offer individuals and families an opportunity to begin the New Year rejuvenating and connecting with the outdoors by taking a healthy hike on January 1, 2013 at a state park. First Day Hikes offer a great way to get outside, exercise, enjoy nature and welcome the New Year with friends and family. Currently there are 622 First Day Hikes.To find out more about America's State Parks, visit http://www.americasstateparks.org.
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