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FIRE BAN INFORMATION
Effective
5/26/2015 - Extended due to dry conditions. Please check back after Labor Day for updates.
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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Yavapai Point Hike - Come Hike it with the Park Ranger! - Lake Pleasant
Lake Pleasant Regional Park
We will be hiking on one of the most scenic trails in the whole park! From this trail we will see the entire lake and fantastic views of the park. This is a moderate trail with a few steep places. Please be in somewhat of good hiking shape for attending this hike. We will meet at the Cottonwood Day Use Area / North Pipeline Canyon Trailhead. We will be hiking the new Yavapai Point Trail which is a moderate 3 mile round trip. Wear good hiking shoes, bring water, a snack, and sun protection. The ranger will see you at the trailhead for a scenic adventure!

Date: 12/12/2014
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Duration: 2 hours - 3 miles
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6 per vehicle park entry fee
 
Contact: Terry Gerber, Interpretive Ranger, 602-372-7470 x 211
Location: Lake Pleasant Regional Park - Cottonwood Day Use Area, North Pipeline Canyon Trailhead
 
Address:
Hwy 74 to MP19, turn onto Castle Hot Springs Rd., go 5 miles, go thru North gate, take first right.
Peoria, AZ  
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The nature center is currently closed for renovations. We apologize for the inconvenience, and look forward to assisting you in the upgraded facility in the Fall of 2015.

Lake Pleasant Regional Park
41835 N. Castle Hot Springs Rd.
Morristown, AZ 85342
Entry Station 1-928-501-1710
Fax 602-372-8596
lakepleasant@mail.maricopa.gov

For GPS entry: Lake Pleasant Visitor Center
                       Overlook Road
                       Peoria, AZ

 
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