Join Estrella staff in celebrating Earth Day by cleaning up the park trails! We will be meeting at the Rainbow Trailhead and dispersing to various trails in the area to pick up trash and dog waste left behind. Volunteers must be able to walk on uneven terrain, work in outside conditions (heat or rain), and lean over to pick up trash.
What should the volunteers bring? –Water, sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, closed-toed hiking or tennis shoes, light-colored clothing. Personal trash picker if you own one! Gloves if you prefer your own.
What equipment will be provided? Trash bags, limited trash pickers, gloves, hand sanitizer, access to restrooms at trailheads.
We will Adhere to state covid protocols including wearing a mask when within 6 ft of others, social distancing, and dispersing into smaller groups of less than 10 when out on the trail. Please contact Ranger Amanda with questions or to sign up: 602-506-2930 x6.
Know before you go. Check the website or call ahead to ensure the program has not been canceled. Be prepared for limited access to facilities and water fountains.
- Bring a mask. Although this is an outdoor program, frequent stops may be made so the ranger an explain or highlight items along the trail(s). Masks will be required during these stops. Masks are also required in restrooms and the nature center.
- Physical distancing. Observe the CDC’s minimum recommended physical distancing of six (6) feet from others at all times. Share the trail and warn other trail users of your presence as you pass.
- Personal hygiene. Follow the CDC’s guidance on personal hygiene prior to visiting parks or trails.
- Other. Do not use parks or trails if you are exhibiting symptoms. If you sneeze while recreating on a trail, please sneeze into your elbow to avoid the spread of germs