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 Events for Lake Pleasant 
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Lake Pleasant Regional Park offers two group picnic areas for large group picnics, weddings, birthday parties, and office parties. The ramadas all have lights, electrical outlets, cement slabs, large grills and parking areas nearby. 

These ramadas can be reserved for a fee in four-hour increments. To schedule a group picnic, contact the Events Coordinator at 602-372-7460 ext. 200. If not marked as reserved, they are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Ramada Reservation Fees
Ramada Map

Ramada A - located between the 10-lane boat ramp and Roadrunner campground.
4 picnic tables with barbecue grills and 9 adjoining tables.

Ramada B - located between the 10-lane boat ramp and Roadrunner campground.
4 tables with 8 adjoining tables. The adjoining tables do not have grills. This area allows parking for 28 vehicles, including one handicap parking space. Drinking water and restrooms are available in this area.

Desert Tortoise Day Use Area - located at the end of Desert Tortoise Road off of South Park Road.  10 covered picnic tables with grills. Drinking water and restrooms are available in this area; parking for 14 vehicles and one handicap parking space.

Cottonwood Day Use Area - located at the North Entrance. 23 picnic tables and barbecue grills; no covered picnic tables. Drinking water and restrooms are available in this area; parking for 25 vehicles and one handicap parking space. Open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunset Ridge Area – located at the crest of Sunset Ridge Road overlooking the lake but not on the water.  21 covered picnic sites with grills.  No amenities are available at this location but there is a port-a-john for restroom. 

 

National Astronomy Day Stargazing with Telescopes at Lake Pleasant

"Cactus Bingo" Hike - Yavapai Lower Loop Trail - Lake Pleasant - 4/26/2015
Know and Go Scorpion Hunt - Lake Pleasant - 4/26/2015
May Day without Venom Hike, Protect Yourself from Bites and Stings - Lake Pleasant - 5/1/2015
Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 5/2/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Sunset and Full Moon Paddle Tour - Lake Pleasant - 5/2/2015
Sunset and Full Moon Hike to Yavapai Point - Lake Pleasant - 5/3/2015
Event Cancelled- Lake Pleasant Adventure Day - 5/16/2015
Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 5/17/2015
Know and Go Scorpion Hunt - Lake Pleasant - 5/17/2015
Looking for Wildlife on the Beardsley - Morgan City Wash Loop Trail - Lake Pleasant - 5/22/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Exploring the Northern Coves - Lake Pleasant - 5/23/2015
"Scenic Lookout" Hike to Yavapai Point - Lake Pleasant - 5/24/2015
Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 5/25/2015
"Looking for Wildlife" on the Cottonwood Trail - Lake Pleasant - 5/29/2015
Looking for Rattlesnakes with the Ranger - Lake Pleasant - 5/30/2015
Family Fun Fishing Clinic - Lake Pleasant - 6/13/2015
Desert Awareness Information - Lake Pleasant - 6/13/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Agua Fria Long Paddle - Lake Pleasant - 6/20/2015
Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 6/26/2015
Desert Awareness Information - Lake Pleasant - 6/26/2015
Early Bird Spectacular Sun Rise and Full Moon Set - Lake Pleasant - 7/2/2015
Friday Family Fun Fishing Clinic - Lake Pleasant - 7/3/2015
Fourth of July Get Wet with Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 7/4/2015
Looking for Wild Burros on the Wild Burro Trail - Lake Pleasant - 7/9/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Goose Cove and Coles Cove Paddle - Lake Pleasant - 7/16/2015
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Nature Center Hours
The nature center is currently closed for renovations. We apologize for the inconvenience, and look forward to assisting you in the upgraded facility in the Fall of 2015.

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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