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****Please see Fees page for proposed fee schedule change. ****

The Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Department offers park visitors two types of an Annual Pass.

Mountain Parks Annual Pass
This pass allows entry to all Maricopa County parks, excluding Lake Pleasant Regional Park, for one year from the date of purchase. To obtain an application, visit your favorite park or purchase a pass via our online reservation system at www.maricopacountyparks.org, (located under the Park Passes tab).

  • $75 Annual Pass
  • $10 Senior discount on annual passes (65 and over)
  • $10 Additional card per household member


Lake Pleasant Regional Park Annual Pass
Several types of annual passes exist for Lake Pleasant Regional Park, varying from the number of days a week you can visit, to the number of watercraft included in the pass. For more information, visit Lake Pleasant Regional Park or purchase a pass via our online reservation
system at www.maricopacountyparks.org, (located under the Park Passes tab).

  • $140 - Annual Pass without watercraft
  • $125 - Annual Pass with 1 watercraft 4-day
  • $200 - Annual Pass with 1 watercraft 7-day
  • $  25 - Each additional watercraft 4-day
  • $  50 - Each additional watercraft 7-day
  • $  10 - Additional card for household member

 

Fridays Fitness Hike - *STRENUOUS* -Sonoran Trail- (Meet @ end Golden Eagle Blvd) - McDowell
Friday Hike and Fish - Lake Pleasant
The Desert Tortoise - Estrella
Bird Journeys - San Tan
Reptile and Live Animal Feeding at McDowell- McDowell Park
Histroy of Water at Lake Pleasant - Lake Pleasant
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn.
Desert Mythbusters - Usery Park
The Desert Night - Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park
Animal Flashlight Walk - Usery Park

Celebrate Earth Day on the Maricopa Trail - 4/26/2014
CLASS FULL Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 8AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 4/26/2014
Rock Art of Spur Cross - 4/26/2014
Wag the Dog - San Tan - 4/26/2014
Become a Jr. Ranger - Estrella - 4/26/2014
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 10AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 4/26/2014
Stargazing for Everyone - San Tan - 4/26/2014
Bird Walk with Sonoran Audubon Society - Estrella - 4/27/2014
Sonoran Desert Simplified - San Tan - 4/27/2014
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 4/28/2014
Living with Urban Wildlife - Usery Park - 4/28/2014
Amazing Desert Plants - Usery Park - 4/29/2014
Tales of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn. - 4/29/2014
True Creepy Crawlies of the Desert- McDowell Park - 4/29/2014
The Secret life of Saguaros – McDowell - 4/30/2014
There's a Rattlesnake on my Doorstep!- LIVE Rattlesnake Program – Indoor Program- McDowell Park - 4/30/2014
CANCELLED -Wednesday Wellness Walk - Estrella - 4/30/2014
Evening Mountain Bike Ride - Estrella - 4/30/2014
Mountain Bike Madness - San Tan - 4/30/2014
Summer Fitness Hikes! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 5/1/2014
Early Bird Desert Birdwalk --Nursery Tank Pond- ADA Accessible- McDowell Park - 5/1/2014
Homeschool: Owl Presentations - San Tan - 5/1/2014
May Day without Venom, Protect Yourself from Bites and Stings - Lake Pleasant - 5/1/2014
Snake Feeding - Estrella - 5/1/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike – Wagner Trailhead - 5/2/2014
more...


General Park Hours
Sun-Thu: 6am-8pm
Fri-Sat: 6am-10pm
- 365 days a year 

Headquarters Admin Hours
Mon-Fri: 8am-4pm
except holidays 

Maricopa County Parks & Recreation Dept.
Headquarters Administrative Offices
234 N. Central Ave, Suite 6400
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Ph: 602-506-2930 Fax: 602-506-4692
maricopacountyparks@mail.maricopa.gov
 
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