Led by David L. Anderson, retired CIV, the first stop is Ozanne Stage Coach Stop (Mountain Stop), then Garden Spring Canyon Peak, and finally North Oscura Peak. At the stops discuss vegetation types and observe species. From Oscura Peak, Stallion Gate and Trinity site can be viewed. As time permits continue further into Tularosa Basin. The tour will end at about 3 pm. High clearance vehicles are required.
Preregistration is required with full name, phone number, email, and transportation needs. RSVP (firstname.lastname@example.org) by April 1. Limit 25 people.
Meeting place is Saver’s parking lot on Carlisle on NE side of Carlisle/Menaul intersection. Park behind Mattress Firm in SW corner of lot. at 7am. Otherwise meet at NOP Gate at 9am.
Directions: From San Antonio, take Hwy 28 between Bingham and Carizozo, and meet at NOP Gate (about 125 miles from Abq).