Looking for information dealing with outdoor recreation, trails, enviromental and related opportunities and issues? If so, check out the resource links below:
Black Canyon Trail Coalition (BCT)
http://www.bctaz.com - A world-class multi-user trail system under development in the Bradshaw Mountain foothills of central Arizona.
Desert Foothills Astronomy Club
www.dfacaz.org - Find out more about light pollution and how to protect your desert night sky.
Desert Foothills Land Trust (DFLT)
www.dflt.org - Find out more about this committed and stable organization dedicated to protecting the special places unique to the Sonoran Desert foothills area of central Arizona. In 2013, North Country Conservancy (dedicated to preserving Daisy Mountain) merged with Desert Foothills Land Trust. Join their hikes and other events. One of their preserves, New River Nature Preserve (http://www.dflt.org/new-river-nature-preserve) is about a mile north of the New River Elementary School .
Kiwanis Club of New River
http://www.newriverkiwanis.org - This Club manages and maintains the New River Kiwanis Community Park which is located just north of New River Road off of 15th Avenue at 48606 N. 17th Avenue. See our Community News & Event page for their activities.