Maricopa.gov HomepageContact Us (Popup Window)
Site Map | Search | Phone Directory | Departments | Services
Return to Homepage  
   Parks Home   |  News   |  Search Parks   |  Parks Commission   |  Quick Glance

 
 
 

Agua Fria Updates
Boating
Camping
Diving
Events
Fishing
Hiking
History
How to Get Here
Maps
Marina
North Lake Pleasant
Park Itinerary
Picnicking
Restaurant(s)
RV's
Star Gazing
Trails

Home



 

 
 

About Us
Annual Pass
Arizona Academic Standards
Brochures & Artwork
Camping Terms and Conditions
Employment
Events
FAQ's
Fees
Geocaching
History of Park System
Maps
Maricopa Trail
Master Plan
Memorial Donations
Nature Centers
Other Links
Park Rules
Programs
Public Notices
Public Records Request
Reservations
Special Use Permits
Subscriptions
Surveys
Trail Rating Guide
Volunteer Opportunities
    - Adopt-A-Trail Program
Vulture Mountain
    - Hassayampa River Preserve
Wildlife / Plants

Search Parks

 
  Parks Home


 Events for Lake Pleasant 
<April 2014>
SMTWTFS
303112345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930123
45678910

dam good run logo

Saturday, March 15, 2014
Beginning at 9 a.m.

Join us for Lake Pleasant's 10th Annual Dam Good Run, Walk, Hike! This popular, family-friendly, un-timed, fundraiser offers the public the only opportunity to cross the Waddell Dam overlooking the scenic lake. This year, the participants have the opportunity to choose between three routes:

  • Dam Fun - 2-miles (course does not go onto the dam)
  • Dam Challenging - 4-miles
  • Dam Tough - 8-miles

All proceeds benefit family programs in the park that are offered free to the public.

The early-bird registration fee of $20 is good through March 7, 2014. The fee for those registering between March 8 - 14, 2014 is $25.00. The vehicle entry fee is waived for pre-registered participants.

Registration on the day of the event is $30 plus park entry fee (no discounts). To register with a credit card, contact (928) 501-1710 (contact station). Downloadable registration forms are available below. Completed forms accepted by mail with a check or money order. The fee included access to the course(s), water and a tee-shirt.

IMPORTANT NOTE: For security reasons, backpacks, animals, strollers, bicycles, wheelchairs, and children under five years of age are not permitted on the dam.

Forms

Registration Form - Word Document Flyer
Course Map - .pdf version  

 

 

 


Pleasant Paddlers Program - Paddling Pipeline and Cottonwood Coves - 4/24/2014
Friday Hike and Fish - Lake Pleasant - 4/25/2014
Histroy of Water at Lake Pleasant - Lake Pleasant - 4/25/2014
CLASS FULL Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 8AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 4/26/2014
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 10AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 4/26/2014
May Day without Venom, Protect Yourself from Bites and Stings - Lake Pleasant - 5/1/2014
In Search of Rattlesnakes - Lake Pleasant - 5/2/2014
Desert Awareness - Desert Knowledge - Lake Pleasant - 5/2/2014
Rattlesnakes of America Talk - Lake Pleasant - 5/3/2014
One Big Ugly Monster - All About Gila Monsters - Lake Pleasant - 5/3/2014
Stargazing with Telescopes at Lake Pleasant - 5/3/2014
Venomous Creatures of the Lake Pleasant Area - Lake Pleasant - 5/4/2014
Desert Awareness - Desert Knowledge - Lake Pleasant - 5/4/2014
Know and Go Scorpion Hunt - Lake Pleasant - 5/4/2014
History of the Lake Pleasant Area - Lake Pleasant - 5/9/2014
Lake Pleasant and the Central Arizona Project Connection - Lake Pleasant - 5/10/2014
Sunset and Full Moon Hike Above the Shoreline of Lake Pleasant - 5/14/2014
LAKE PLEASANT ADVENTURE DAY EVENT - Lake Pleasant - 5/17/2014
Pleasant Paddlers Program - In Search of the Lost Treasure- Lake Pleasant - 5/30/2014
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 7AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 5/31/2014
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 9AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 5/31/2014
Desert Awareness - Desert Knowledge - Lake Pleasant - 6/1/2014
Know and Go Scorpion Hunt - Lake Pleasant - 6/1/2014
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Exploring Coles Bay - Lake Pleasant - 6/5/2014
Kayaking Lake Pleasant Talk - Lake Pleasant - 6/5/2014
more...


Park Hours
Open 24hrs
- 365 days a year
  
Summer Nature
Center Hours

Mon. - Sun.
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Wed. - Sunday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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

 
Our Parks:  
Adobe Dam  |  Buckeye Hills  |  Cave Creek  |  Desert Outdoor Ctr  |  Estrella Mtn  |  Lake Pleasant  |  McDowell Mtn  |  San Tan Mtn  |  Spur Cross  |  Usery Mtn  |  White Tank
Main Parks Homepage  

To visit a city website, click on the link below...
Apache Junction | Avondale | Buckeye | Carefree | Cave Creek | Chandler | El Mirage | Fountain Hills | Gila Bend | Gilbert | Glendale | Goodyear | Guadalupe | Litchfield Park | Mesa | Paradise Valley | Peoria | Phoenix | Queen Creek | Scottsdale | Surprise | Tempe | Tolleson | Wickenburg | Youngtown

 

 

  Maricopa Home      Site Map      Legal Information      Privacy/Security Policies
Maricopa County Home Page
Maricopa County || 301 W. Jefferson St. || Phoenix, AZ 85003
602-506-3011