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Welcome to McDowell Mountain Regional Park. Nestled in the lower Verde River basin, the 21,099-acre park is a desert jewel in the northeast Valley. Elevations in the park rise to 3,000 feet along the western boundary at the base of the McDowell Mountains. Visitors enjoy a full program schedule, over 50 miles of multiuse trails, and spectacular views of the surrounding mountain ranges. A stroll through the park will allow visitors to likely see deer, javelina, birds, and coyotes.


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PARK ADDRESS:
16300 McDowell Mountain Park Dr.
MMRP, AZ 85268

Phone: (480) 471-0173
Fax: (602) 372-8596


Bird Walk - McDowell

McDowell Friday Fitness Hike-Tom's Thumb Trailhead (end of 128th st.*OUTSIDE* of park)- DIFFICULT - 1/30/2015
Sonoran Desert 101 - McDowell - 1/31/2015
Runners on the Pemberton Trail - McDowell - 2/1/2015
Sunset/Moon Hike - McDowell - 2/1/2015
Reptile Feeding - McDowell - 2/5/2015
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Wagner Trailhead - 2/6/2015
Road bike criterium on park roads - McDowell - 2/7/2015
Basic Geocaching - McDowell - 2/7/2015
The Desert Tortoise and Friends - McDowell - 2/8/2015
Bird Walk - McDowell - 2/11/2015
Nature Nurture-Kids Craft Time! McDowell - 2/12/2015
Fridays Fitness Hike - Dixie Mine Trailhead (End of Golden Eagle Blvd) - McDowell - 2/13/2015
"Stargazing for Everyone" at McDowell Mountain Regional Park - 2/14/2015
Wag, Walk & Adopt! - McDowell - 2/15/2015
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Lousley Hill - 2/20/2015
Bicyclists on the park roads - 2/22/2015
McDowell Friday Fitness Hike-Tom's Thumb Trailhead (end of 128th st.*OUTSIDE* of park)- DIFFICULT - 2/27/2015
100 Mile in 100 Days Final Celebration - McDowell - 2/28/2015
Sunset/Full Moon Hike - McDowell - 3/4/2015
Ranger-led Hike on the North Trail - McDowell - 3/6/2015
Hikers in the Trailhead Staging Area - McDowell - 3/7/2015
Become a Jr. Ranger - McDowell - 3/7/2015
Bird Walk - McDowell - 3/11/2015
Nature Nurture-Kids Craft Time! McDowell - 3/12/2015
Wildflower Walk - McDowell - 3/13/2015
more...


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FIRE ICON INFORMATION:
GREEN ICON: It is safe to burn a campfire in the park, unless the park has implemented a fire ban.
RED ICON: Under no circumstances are fires allowed. 

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Fri-Sat: 6am-10pm
- 365 days a year

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McDowell Mountain Regional Park
16300 McDowell Mountain Park Dr.
MMRP Arizona 85255  
Ph: 480-471-0173      Fax: 602-372-8596
mcdowellpark@mail.maricopa.gov

Mailing Address
McDowell Mountain Regional Park
PO Box 18415
Fountain Hills,  AZ 85268

 
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