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Education through Travel and Adventure

Ecotour of Raven's Nest and Sycamore Canyon

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Now - September 27, 2014

Trip has been CANCELLED.

Friday - Saturday

Trip Limit: 8

Trip Leader

  • Vincent Pinto, ethnobotanist and wildlife biologist


Description

Join us for an unforgettable exploration of Arizona's incomparable Sky Islands. Vincent Pinto, ethnobotanist and wildlife biologist, will be your guide for an in-depth exploration of the Sky Islands’ diverse ecosystem. We will start at Raven's Nest Nature Sanctuary where we will search for intriguing wildlife, followed by a relaxed natural history trip to Patagonia Lake State Park. We will spend Friday night at Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico. On Saturday, Pinto will lead a walk through the sublime Sycamore Canyon. The pace of this trip is slow to moderate with a focus on learning. While most of the terrain is flat, there are some areas of moderate elevation and loose gravel with potentially unstable footing.

Two-day trip includes:

  • Expert guides and educational programming
  • Accommodation for one night at Esplendor Resort (includes breakfast)
  • Transportation to and from the Garden
  • Transportation for all group activities in Garden vehicle
  • Lunch on Friday and Saturday


Not included:

  • Personal expenses
  • Meals not mentioned

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