Difficulty: Moderate (Some mild slopes, but still on excellent surfaces.)
This new wildlife preserve in Oro Valley is an excellent place to view the birds of the Sonoran Desert including Cactus Wren, Curve-billed Thrasher, and Rufous-winged Sparrow. Drive time to meeting location from festival venue is about 40 minutes, specific meeting instructions will be emailed beforehand. Limited to 10 participants.
Curve-billed Thrasher by Dan Weisz