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FIRE BAN INFORMATION
Effective
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - Thursday, September 3, 2015 (Tentative end date)
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.

Holiday Sale

Join us at the parks for our annual Holiday Sale. This year, for every $25 you spend, you get $5 off your purchase. So if you spend $75, you save $15!

The sale begins at 8 a.m. on Friday, November 23rd and ends on Monday, December 24th at 4 p.m. Don't miss out on your chance to save money while purchasing your favorite park items!*

*Excludes bargain basket items, annual passes, coupon books and tax.


Discount Coupon Books

The discount coupon books make perfect stocking stuffers while helping you save money! By purchasing the day-use entry coupon books, you receive a discounted entry rate into the parks. There are three types of booklets available for purchase:

•   3 coupons for $15 (a $3 saving)
•   5 coupons for $24 (a $6 saving) - quantities limited
•   10 coupons for $45 (a $15 saving)

Booklets can be purchased by visiting a County park or by phone at (602) 506-2930.

 

 

 

Friday Fitness Hike- 4 Peaks (Horse) Staging Area - McDowell
Critter Riddles: Which Animal Am I? - White Tank Mtn.
Full Moon Scenic Hike - Lake Pleasant
Strange and Silly Saguaros - Usery Park

San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 8/29/2015
Desert Washes, Gulches and Arroyos - Cave Creek Regional Park - 8/29/2015
Lunch with the Critters -Estrella Park - 8/29/2015
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn. - 8/29/2015
What About Water? - White Tank Mtn. - 8/29/2015
The Big Taste: Prickly Pear - 8/29/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Wet 'n' Wild Sunset and Full Moon Paddle Tour - Lake Pleasant - 8/29/2015
Full Moon Hike on North Trail - McDowell - 8/29/2015
Full Moon Hike - "Full Red Moon" - Usery Park - 8/29/2015
Full Moon Hike - Spur Cross - 8/29/2015
Full "Red Moon" Hike - San Tan - 8/29/2015
Moonlight Hike -Estrella Park - 8/29/2015
Sonoran Desert Simplified - San Tan - 8/30/2015
Storytelling - Tales of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn. - 9/1/2015
All About Desert Edibles - Usery Park - 9/2/2015
Night Shredders - San Tan - 9/2/2015
Fitness Thursday - Estrella Park - 9/3/2015
Fridays Fitness Hike - Dixie Mine Trailhead (End of Golden Eagle Blvd) - McDowell - 9/4/2015
Clay Mine Adventure! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 9/4/2015
All About Insects - San Tan - 9/4/2015
Know and Go Scorpion Hunt - Lake Pleasant - 9/4/2015
Movie Night in the Park: “Toughest Desert Animals” - Usery Park - 9/4/2015
Super Scorpion Search - White Tank Mtn. - 9/4/2015
Bug Theater - San Tan - 9/4/2015
Get Wet Cool Exploring Hike - Lake Pleasant - 9/5/2015
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.
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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