Preserve Guiding Permit Application

Guiding is allowed in the McDowell Sonoran Preserve with a permit. Guiding includes planned and organized efforts to lead individuals or groups, or otherwise provide services including but not limited to wayfinding, managing itineraries, giving interpretive information, or providing specialized gear, and with any form of compensation required, requested, or accepted.

Upon approval of an application, a  permit fee of $150.00 must be paid, plus pre-paid use days equal to $3.50 per client and a $10.00 Administrative Fee. Permits will be valid from August 1, 2018 to July 31, 2019. Please read the Preserve's Guidelines for Guiding Permits (PDF) for more information.

For more information or questions please contact Yvonne Massman at ymassman@ScottsdaleAZ.gov or Robert Graves at rgraves@ScottsdaleAZ.gov. You may also call 480-312-7013. Thank you!

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Contact Information

Scottsdale's McDowell Sonoran Preserve
7447 E. Indian School Rd. Suite 300
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P: 480-312-7013

Kroy Ekblaw
Preserve Director
P: 480-312-7064
kekblaw@ScottsdaleAz.gov

Ruth Johnson
Admin Support
P: 480-312-2304
rjohnson@ScottsdaleAz.gov