ARIZONA STATE PARKS: For Immediate Release
Managing and conserving Arizona’s natural, cultural and recreational resources for the benefit of the people, both in our Parks and through our Partners. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Ellen Bilbrey at (602) 542-1996 or (602) 228-8518. Contact by Email: pio(at)azstateparks.gov
(Phoenix, AZ - April 2, 2010) — The Red Rock State Park Benefactors will be celebrating spring weather by hosting "A Day in the Park" on April 17. The Benefactors encourage the public to come and support Red Rock State Park.
Some of the programs throughout the day will be led by volunteer naturalists and include: Geology interpretation with Chris Weld, "Who's Scat is That and Tracks?' with Van VanDenburgh, "Birding" with Wayne Johnson, and "Trees Are Home" with Joanne Reed, Other Ambassador Interpreters and naturalists include Gary Drake, Charlotte Gourley, Dixon Gourley, Bob Dick, and Brenda Robinson.
**All Hikes meet in front of the Visitor Center
For more information or reservations call (928) 282-6907. Red Rock State Park is located at 4050 Lower Red Rock Loop in Sedona. Red Rock State Park will be open 7 days a week. Park hours are 8 am to 5 pm. Visitor Center hours are 9 am to 5 pm.
Park Entrance Fee is $10.00 per vehicle for up to 4 adults, each additional adult is charged $3 each. (There is no charge for children). A $3 per person entrance fee applies to pedestrians, equestrians and bicyclists. Arizona State Parks Annual Pass is available for $75 (some restrictions apply).
For more information about the many State Parks, statewide hiking opportunities, off-highway vehicle trails, and other outdoor recreational and cultural opportunities in Arizona, call (602) 542-4174 (outside of the Phoenix metro area call toll-free (800) 285-3703) or visit AZStateParks.com. Follow us on twitter.com/AZStateParks.