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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.


The Maricopa County Park trails are for non-motorized use only.  Bicycling is permitted on selected routes, excluding barrier-free trails.  There are three competitive tracks within the Maricopa County Park System which are designated for high-speed mountain bike use.

General Biking
 
  • Cave Creek Regional Park
  • Estrella Mountain Regional Park
  • McDowell Mountain Regional Park
  • San Tan Mountain Regional Park
  • Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
  • Usery Mountain Regional Park
  • White Tank Mountain Regional Park

  • Competitive Tracks

     
  • Estrella Mountain Regional Park
  • McDowell Mountain Regional Park
  • White Tank Mountain Regional Park
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    All About Black Bears - Usery Park - 8/20/2014
    Night Shredders - San Tan - 8/20/2014
    There's a New Trail in Town - Come Hike it with the Park Ranger! - Lake Pleasant - 8/21/2014
    Nature Walk to Nursery Tank - McDowell - 8/21/2014
    Homeschool: Water Wise - San Tan - 8/21/2014
    What About Water? - White Tank Mtn. - 8/21/2014
    McDowell Friday Fitness Hike- 4 Peaks (Horse) Staging Area - 8/22/2014
    All About Desert Quail - Usery Park - 8/22/2014
    Histroy of Water at Lake Pleasant - Lake Pleasant - 8/22/2014
    FREE Introduction to Kayaking Classroom Presentation at Cabela's - 8/22/2014
    FREE Introduction to Kayaking Classroom Presentation at Cabela's - 8/22/2014
    Animal Flashlight Walk - San Tan - 8/22/2014
    San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 8/23/2014
    "Get Wet Beginner Kayaking" Program On-water Skills Course - 8/23/2014
    "Get Wet Beginner Kayaking" Program On-water Skills Course - 8/23/2014
    Archery 101 a - Cave Creek Regional Park - 8/23/2014
    Archery 101 b - Cave Creek Regional Park - 8/23/2014
    The Art of Camouflage - McDowell - 8/23/2014
    Archery "OPEN RANGE"- Cave Creek Regional Park - 8/23/2014
    Little Explorers for Kids: Dinosaurs - San Tan - 8/23/2014
    All About Scorpions - Usery Park - 8/23/2014
    Summer Night Ride Series- McDowell Competitive Track - 8/23/2014
    Scorpion Hunt - Usery Park - 8/23/2014
    Strange and Silly Saguaros - Usery Park - 8/26/2014
    "Just for Kids" - Storytime in the Desert - Usery Park - 8/27/2014
    more...


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    Fri-Sat: 6am-10pm
    - 365 days a year 

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

    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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