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 Events for San Tan Mtn 
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FIRE BAN INFORMATION
Effective
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - Thursday, September 3, 2015 (Tentative)
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.

 
TAKE A TOUR

Welcome to San Tan Mountain Regional Park. Consisting of over 10,000 acres, the southeast Valley park is a fine example of the lower Sonoran Desert. The park ranges in elevation from about 1,400 feet to over 2,500 feet. Goldmine Mountain is located in the northern area, with a spectacular San Tan Mountain escarpment in the southern portion of the park. The vegetation changes from creosote flats to dense saguaro forest. Various types of wildlife may be observed, including reptiles, birds, and mammals.

San Tan Mountain Regional Park also has a Visitor's Center. Don’t forget to stop by the Visitor's Center to pick up educational tidbits, purchase souvenir items, visit with park staff, and see the wildlife exhibits or tortoise habitat. Restroom facilities are available and additional amenities are slated for future development. 


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PARK ADDRESS:
6533 W. Phillips Road
Queen Creek, AZ 85242

Phone: (480) 655-5554
Fax: (602)372-8596

Park hours:
Sun-Thurs: 6 am - 8 pm
Fri-Sat: 6 am - 10 pm
365 days a year




Night Shredders - San Tan - 6/3/2015
Homeschool: Monsoon Madness - San Tan - 6/4/2015
Night Owl Hike: Adults Only - San Tan - 6/5/2015
Reptile Feeding - San Tan - 6/6/2015
Animal Flashlight Walk - San Tan - 6/6/2015
Night Shredders - San Tan - 6/10/2015
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 6/13/2015
Little Desert Explorers: Frogs and Toads - San Tan - 6/13/2015
Nature Art for Kids - San Tan - 6/13/2015
Mountain Bike 101: Beginner Ride - San Tan - 6/14/2015
Night Shredders - San Tan - 6/17/2015
Homeschool: Monsoon Madness - San Tan - 6/18/2015
Movie at the Park: Duma - San Tan - 6/19/2015
Just for Kids: Cool Crafts for Father's Day - San Tan - 6/20/2015
All About Scorpions - San Tan - 6/20/2015
Scorpion Scavenger Hunt - San Tan - 6/20/2015
Night Shredders - San Tan - 6/24/2015
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 6/27/2015
Sonoran Desert Survival - San Tan - 6/27/2015
All About Owls - San Tan - 6/27/2015
"Hiking under the Stars" Moonlight Hike: San Tan - 6/27/2015
Sonoran Desert Simplified - San Tan - 6/28/2015
Night Shredders - San Tan - 7/1/2015
Homeschool: Monsoon Madness - San Tan - 7/2/2015
Sonoran Desert Survival - San Tan - 7/3/2015
more...


FIRE ICON INFORMATION:
GREEN ICON: It is safe to burn a campfire in the park, unless the park has implemented a fire ban.
RED ICON: Under no circumstances are fires allowed.

 

Park Hours
Sun-Thu: 6am-8pm
Fri-Sat: 6am-10pm
- 365 days a year  

Nature Center Hours
Summer: (5/18-10/19)
Mon-Sat: 7 am - 12 pm
Sun.: Closed

Winter: (10/20 - 5/17)
Sun. - Sat: 7 am - 3 pm

Admin. Office Hours
Varies during summer - please call for daily schedule.

San Tan Mountain Regional Park
6533 West Phillips Road
Queen Creek Arizona 85242
Phone: (480) 655-5554
Fax: (602)372-8596
santanpark@mail.maricopa.gov
 
 
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