Geology, Gold, and Streams Walk

Sunday, Oct. 15

09:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
44000 N. Spur Cross Road
Cave Creek

Learn about the geology and streams of the Spur Cross region on an easy two mile walk with nationally-known earth science author, Thomas McGuire. Visit an abandoned gold mine, Nutcracker Rock, and a Hohokam rock art site along Cottonwood Wash. Bring plenty of water and your natural curiosity. Meet at the main Spur Cross trailhead area. No reservations required.

Rock Art of Spur Cross

Saturday, Oct. 14

09:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
44000 N. Spur Cross Road
Cave Creek

The petroglyphs found in Spur Cross were created hundreds of years ago by the Hohokam people. Come and walk in their footsteps as we visit a few of the more impressive sites in the conservation area during this two hour hike. (moderate)

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