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 Events for Lake Pleasant 
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LAKE PLEASANT REGIONAL PARK

PADDLE FEST 2015
Saturday, April 11
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Location: Follow signs from the main entrance off Castle Hot Springs Road to the north entrance of Lake Pleasant to Fireman's Cove.

8 a.m.
  • Try out a paddle craft - all day 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. - See shoreline booths for free demo rides, must stay inside Fireman's Cove
  • Wooden Boat Display - Come see some beautiful wooden paddle craft
  • Photography from A Paddle Craft Contest - Ends at 2:30 p.m. - Paddle Arizona
9 a.m.
  • Music by Darron Weston and The Gang - Stage through the day
  • Around Little Island Portage Relay Race - Ranger Terry
10 a.m.
  • Daring Adventures Poker Paddle - Jeff and Desert Paddlers
12 p.m.
  • Scavenger Hunt Paddle Start - Ranger Terry
1 p.m.
  • Scavenger Hunt Paddle Judging at Stage - Ranger Terry
2 p.m.
  • The Big Paddle Raft Race - Ceiba Adventures
2:30 p.m.
  • Photography from A Paddle Craft Contest - Paddle Arizona
3 p.m.
  • The Music of D Squared - Join us at the stage for the magical sounds of Don & Deb and their hit 'Row!'
4:30 p.m.
  • Kayak Centipede Paddle Race - Ranger Terry


ON-GOING BOOTH

  • Arizona Hiking Shack Outdoor Gear & Training
  • Bass Pro
  • Cabela’s Sporting Goods
  • Ceiba Adventures - River Outfitting Services
  • Coast Guard Auxiliary - Paddle Safe
  • Daring Adventures for People with Disabilities
  • D - Squared Music Duo
  • Darron Weston Guitar Entertainment
  • Desert Voyagers Adventure Trips & Rentals
  • Desert Paddlers Club
  • Desert Mountain Paddlers Meet-Up Club
  • Desert River Outfitters - Paddle Trips, Kayaks & Paddle Boards
  • Go Kayak Arizona - Kayak Rentals
  • Love 2 Stand Up Paddle
  • Paddle Arizona Meet-Up Club
  • Prescott Paddlers Club
  • Scorpion Bay Marina Kayak Rentals
  • South By Southwest Outfitters
  • Southern Arizona Paddlers Club
  • Southwest Kayaks - Your Local Hobie Kayak Dealer
  • Sports Chalet - Kayaks, Rentals, Outdoor Gear & More!
Fees: $6 per vehicle park entry fee + $2 per paddle craft into the park
 
See you at Paddle Fest for a great time!!!

 

*****CANCELLED****National Astronomy Day Stargazing with Telescopes at Lake Pleasant

"Cactus Bingo" Hike - Yavapai Lower Loop Trail - Lake Pleasant - 4/26/2015
Know and Go Scorpion Hunt - Lake Pleasant - 4/26/2015
May Day without Venom Hike, Protect Yourself from Bites and Stings - Lake Pleasant - 5/1/2015
Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 5/2/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Sunset and Full Moon Paddle Tour - Lake Pleasant - 5/2/2015
Sunset and Full Moon Hike to Yavapai Point - Lake Pleasant - 5/3/2015
Event Cancelled- Lake Pleasant Adventure Day - 5/16/2015
Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 5/17/2015
Know and Go Scorpion Hunt - Lake Pleasant - 5/17/2015
Looking for Wildlife on the Beardsley - Morgan City Wash Loop Trail - Lake Pleasant - 5/22/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Exploring the Northern Coves - Lake Pleasant - 5/23/2015
"Scenic Lookout" Hike to Yavapai Point - Lake Pleasant - 5/24/2015
Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 5/25/2015
"Looking for Wildlife" on the Cottonwood Trail - Lake Pleasant - 5/29/2015
Looking for Rattlesnakes with the Ranger - Lake Pleasant - 5/30/2015
Family Fun Fishing Clinic - Lake Pleasant - 6/13/2015
Desert Awareness Information - Lake Pleasant - 6/13/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Agua Fria Long Paddle - Lake Pleasant - 6/20/2015
Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 6/26/2015
Desert Awareness Information - Lake Pleasant - 6/26/2015
Early Bird Spectacular Sun Rise and Full Moon Set - Lake Pleasant - 7/2/2015
Friday Family Fun Fishing Clinic - Lake Pleasant - 7/3/2015
Fourth of July Get Wet with Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 7/4/2015
Looking for Wild Burros on the Wild Burro Trail - Lake Pleasant - 7/9/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Goose Cove and Coles Cove Paddle - Lake Pleasant - 7/16/2015
more...


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Nature Center Hours
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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