The largest amount of Scottsdale outstanding debt is GOs at nearly $550 million; roughly 60% of the total was issued to purchase property for the McDowell Sonoran Preserve
and is repaid with preserve excise tax revenues.
Scottsdale has launched some new tools for those wishing to explore or just learn more about the McDowell Sonoran Preserve
. The preserve covers more than 30,000 acres of some of the most scenic lands in the Valley.
Planned close to Scottsdale 's 20,000-acre McDowell Sonoran Preserve
, one of the largest natural parks and preserves in the county featuring the spectacular Sonoran Desert, the project is being promoted by renowned developer Lyle Anderson Co.
To maintain scenic views, preserve plant and wildlife and offer appropriate outdoor recreational opportunities for residents and the tourists who provide its largest industry, Scottsdale, Arizona is creating the McDowell Sonoran Preserve
Todays land purchases mark another milestone in the creation of Scottsdales McDowell Sonoran Preserve
, said Mayor Jim Lane.
He currently chairs the McDowell Sonoran Preserve
Commission., and he has served on various commissions throughout the years.
Marcus Landslide Trail, McDowell Sonoran Preserve
HIKE The easy 4-mile round-trip takes you across the remnants of a 500,000-year-old rockslide at the McDowell Mountains' base.
The Scottsdale McDowell Sonoran Preserve
is at high risk every year for wildland fire.
CAMELBACK MOUNTAIN'S public hiking trails are free, as are the 120 miles of mountain-biking trails in the McDOWELL SONORAN PRESERVE
Contractor Will Be Transporting Rock From A Variety Of Locations On Or Near Scottsdale%s Mcdowell Sonoran Preserve
And Pinnacle Peak Park.
Indian Bend Wash, a 7 1/2-mile greenbelt, links five community parks; McDowell Sonoran Preserve
, a 16,000-acre sanctuary, is open for hiking, biking, and horseback riding.
This project entails the stabilization and improvement of several existing, informal trail access points in the northern region of the McDowell Sonoran Preserve
. The Fraesfield Mountain Trailhead is located north of Dynamite Boulevard, between 128th and 136th Streets, and the Granite Mountain Trailhead is located in the vicinity of Lone Mountain Road and 136th Street.