Class Information for Fall 2019: HIKE THE WHITE TANK MOUNTAIN REGIONAL PARK, 9-11am, Wednesday, December 4 (F125)
Hike back in time on the Waterfall Trail and Petroglyph Plaza Archaeology Walk. This hike provides a great opportunity to see petroglyphs and other artifacts, as well as learn about the science of archaeology and what it can and can’t tell us about the past. Plan to arrive by 8:45 am and wear hiking shoes/boots, bring water, binoculars and your camera. If you want to stay for lunch in the park, pack a picnic basket and enjoy the park after the hike. Bring water, a walking stick and wear closed toed shoes. Meet outside the park entrance, at the Visitor Center/Library. The class fee includes the park entrance fee. Instructor Justin Williams is the Interpretive Ranger at the White Tank Mountain Park. He received an associate degree in Math/Biology/Health at Adirondack Community College and transferred to SUNY Potsdam College to complete a degree in Bio/Chemistry. After graduating he transferred to University of Southern Mississippi at the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory. Later, moving to Arizona, he worked at Wildlife World Zoo and Aquarium, trained and fed the animals, delivered outreach programs and the local news with different animals such as mountain lions, lizards, snakes and skunks. He enjoys nature and exploring the Sonoran Desert with people who share similar passions.