January 2015 Events at Red Rock State Park
1st Day Hikes, Watercolor Painting Workshop, “Big 5 Survival Priorities”, Guided Hikes
Red Rock State Park in beautiful Sedona, AZ is ready to get your start to 2015 off with a bang! On January 1st, the park will be participating in “1st Day Hikes” with two Guided Nature Hikes! Now that’s a healthy start to the new year! The park will also be offering a Watercolor Painting Workshop with host Cathy Stedman on January the 10th, and a special daylong survival class with nationally known Tony Nester on January the 31st! The park will also be offering daily “Guided Nature Walks”, and Guided Bird Walks every Wednesday and Saturday! Have a great time at the park and a fabulous 2015!
1st Day Hikes at Red Rock State Park
January 1st, 2014
- Guided Nature Hike (10:00 am)
Join a volunteer naturalist interpreter for a one and a half hour walk while learning about the natural history, archeology and geology of the Red Rock area.
- Guided Nature Hike (2:00 pm)
This one-hour walk and talk with a Park Ranger takes you along Oak Creek where you will enjoy stories about the early inhabitants, petroglyph’s, geology and archaeology of the red rocks.
Please contact the park for reservations and additional information, please call 928.282.6907 or visit Red Rock State Park.
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Watercolor Painting Workshop – Native American Pottery
January 10th, 2015 (10:00 am – 2:00 pm)
Are you interested in learning some basic tricks to watercolor painting? Red Rock State Park will be hosting Cathy Stedman for their ongoing workshop series on the basics of watercolor painting. This will be an introductory to intermediate class. January’s theme will be a still life painting class based on Native American pottery. Course costs $50 per person per workshop, with an intimate class size of only 12 students. Course fee includes park admission, all art materials, and instruction. Please register early: registration is first come, first served. To register please call 928 282.6907. For more information please visit Red Rock State Park.
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“Big 5 Survival Priorities” with Tony Nester
January 31st, 2015 (8:00 am – 4:00 pm)
Join us on January 31st for a daylong survival class with nationally known Tony Nester. Tony will be covering the “Big 5 Survival Priorities” – the class will cover shelter, emergency fire-making, water location, signaling and survival kits. Space is limited to 15 participants, so call ahead to reserve your spot. The workshop reservation fee is $65.00, which includes entry. For additional information and reservations, please call(928) 282-6907 or visit Red Rock State Park.
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Guided Bird Walk
Every Wednesday and Saturday Morning (9:00 am)
Meet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.
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Daily Nature Walk
Every Day at 10:00 am
you can join a naturalist for a guided nature walk of one and a half to two hours. You will be introduced to the riparian ecosystem of Oak Creek and other aspects of the Park. Some of the subjects that may be discussed include plants, wildlife, geology, history, and archaeology. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.