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FIRE BAN INFORMATION
Effective
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 through Friday, August 29, 2014
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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Scorpion Night Walk - Estrella -The County Parks are getting Wet 'n' Wild this Summer!
Estrella Mountain Park
We will set off on an easy trail to look for scorpions on this one-hour night walk. This walk will be fun for all ages as we look for these desert dwellers in their natural habitat. Bring your sense of adventure, water, and a black light if you have one. We will meet at the Nature Center. The County Parks are getting Wet ‘n’ Wild this Summer! By attending this program, park visitors become eligible for a drawing of a 4-pack of single day admission tickets to Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix! Visitors must attend the program in full and must be present to win. At the end of the program, the Interpretive Ranger will pull one winning ticket. One 4-pack will be issued per program. Families can only win one set of 2014 Wet ‘n’ Wild tickets.

Date: 6/28/2014
Time: 8:00 PM    Duration: about an hour
Speaker: Ranger Jessica
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6 vehicle entry fee or annual pass
 
Contact: amyroberts@mail.maricopa.gov
 
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Maricopa County Parks & Recreation Dept.
The Headquarter Administrative Offices are located at:
41835 N. Castle Hot Springs Rd.
Unit Operations Center

Morristown, AZ 85342
Ph: 602-506-2930 or (928) 501-9200
Fax: (602)372-8596
maricopacountyparks@mail.maricopa.gov

 
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