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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.

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Ghosts -n- Goldmines - San Tan
San Tan Mountain Regional Park
Many travelers, prospectors and adventurers have gone into the desert,never to return or be seen again. Others have returned with gold nuggets and treasures so rare and unique that we could only dream of being so lucky ourselves. Meanwhile, a few miners chose to live without much of anything while seeking to find that “Mother Lode.” Come out to meet the ghosts of San Tan and take a stroll back in time. Wear closed-toes shoes, a light jacket, bring water and a light. No pets, please. Arrive anytime between 7:30 –8:30pm. Last tour leaves at 8:30pm. Meet at the Goldmine Trailhead at Wagon Wheel (North entrance). Directions: From Hunt Hwy head West Empire, left at Wagon Wheel to right at Skyline, follow to parking lot.

Date: 10/3/2014
Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    
Registration Required: No    
Fee: $6.00 per vehicle park entry fee
 
More Info: http://www.maricopa.gov/parks/santan/
Contact: santanpark@mail.maricopa.gov
Location: Goldmine Trailhead at Wagon Wheel
 
Address:
6533 West Phillips Road
Queen Creek, AZ  
85142
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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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