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5/26/2015 - Extended due to dry conditions. A date to cancel the fire ban has not yet been determined.
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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Birds, Blooms and the Crested Saguaro Hike - San Tan
San Tan Mountain Regional Park
If you’re ready to explore the back of the park then this hike is for you. It’s a moderate 5.5 mile hike with plenty of visual rewards such as the Malpais Hills and Rock Peak. We will look for birds, beautiful blooms, and our park’s very special Crested Saguaro. Please bring plenty of water, snacks, binoculars and/or camera. Wear sunscreen, hat, and closed-toed shoes. Meet Ranger Tish at the Flag Pole.

Date: 4/11/2014
Time: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Duration: 3 Hours
Speaker: Ranger Tish
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6.00 per vehicle park entry fee
More Info:
Location: Meet at the Flag Pole
6533 West Phillips Road
Queen Creek, AZ  
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