McDowell Sonoran Conservancy: Secrets of the Preserve Educational Ride at Brown’s Ranch Trailhead
Ready to discover more about what is in the Preserve, beside the excitement of a trail riding? This is the ride for you!
Join our PastFinders stewards in exploring the Preserve’s recent ranching history and the ancient way of life of the Native American in a stunning geological setting. This is an intermediate skills and moderate cardio ride.
Location: Brown’s Ranch Trailhead – 30301 Alma School Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85262
Skill level: Intermediate
Distance: ~11 miles
Time: ~3 – 3 1/2 hours
Please, no road bikes, hybrids, folding bikes, or electric assist bikes. All our rides are “no drop,” meaning we will not leave you. A bike with wide knobby tires is required. Please check the working order of your bike before you leave home. Helmets required. Bring water and snacks. Restrooms available at the trailhead. Arrive 15 minutes before start of ride.
- Audience: Adult, Teen
- Genre: Arts, Culture & Social Science, Field Sciences
- Type: Field Trip/Outdoor Activity, Presentation