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Stargazing Under The First Quarter Moon
(Peoria) – Join local astronomy experts, Tony and Carole La Conte, from Stargazing for Everyone, on March 8 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Desert Outdoor Center at Lake Pleasant as they bring the universe to you! ....More Details
Partnership Creates Recreation Gem in the Desert
[January 30, 2014] PHOENIX – The Nature Conservancy in Arizona and Maricopa County’s Parks and Recreation Department are excited to unveil their cooperative efforts for inclusion of Hassayampa River Preserve as part of Vulture Mountains Recreation Area, including new site design plans. ....More Details
County park playgrounds receive makeover
(Maricopa County) – The next time you visit a Maricopa County park, you may notice that some of the critters you spy on the playground appear to be larger than life. Don’t worry, you’re not seeing things, they really ARE larger than life! ....More Details
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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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