Bathrooms are available at the trailheads. Bring water and snacks for the trail. Pets are not allowed. Arrive 15 minutes before start of walk.
McDowell Sonoran Conservancy: Lifecycle of the Saguaro Educational Walk at Brown’s Ranch Trailhead
Native only to the Sonoran Desert, these giant cacti are a sight to see!
Join us to follow the growth of a saguaro from seed to skeleton and view multi-armed, old saguaros.
Location: Brown’s Ranch Trailhead – 30301 Alma School Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85262
Skill level: Easy
Distance: ~0.5 miles
Time: ~2 hours
- Audience: Adult, Teen, Youth
- Genre: Field Sciences
- Type: Field Trip/Outdoor Activity, Presentation