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FIRE BAN INFORMATION
Effective
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 through Friday, August 29, 2014
Maricopa County's regional parks will initiate the annual fire ban. This includes banning the use of all
campfire, fire pits and charcoal grills; however, it is still acceptable to use gas/propane grills in designated areas such as the ramada areas, semi-developed and developed camping sites, and along the shoreline at Lake Pleasant Regional Park.
If the parks do not receive ample rain during the monsoon season, the Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Department
may extend the fire ban to protect the parks resources and ensure visitor safety. To learn more, click here.

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Early Morning Paddle Tour of Great Blue Heron Island - Lake Pleasant
Lake Pleasant Regional Park
Yes, it is very early, but well worth the effort. Join the many paddlers who will be camping overnight after the Paddle Fest event. We will paddle out to an island with over 100 blue heron nesting. A great time to have your camera and binoculars! This paddling trip is under five miles and will be around two hours. Call 602-372-7460 x 202 for questions. We leave at 7AM sharp!

Date: 4/13/2014
Time: 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Duration: 2 hours
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6 per vehicle + $2 per watercraft park entry
 
Contact: Terry Gerber, Interpretive Ranger 602-372-7460 ext. 202
Location: Lake Pleasant Regional Park - North entrance, Fireman's Cove
 
Address:
Take Hwy 74 to Castle Hot Springs Rd., go 5 miles and turn right, follow signs to Fireman's Cove.
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Lake Pleasant Regional Park
41835 N. Castle Hot Springs Rd.
Morristown, AZ 85342
Entry Station 1-928-501-1710
Fax 602-372-8596
lakepleasant@mail.maricopa.gov

For GPS entry: Lake Pleasant Visitor Center
                       Overlook Road
                       Peoria, AZ

 
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