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 Events for San Tan Mtn 
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San Tan Mountain Regional Park offers over eight miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding. Park trails range in length from 1.1 miles to over 5 miles, and range in difficulty from easy to strenuous.

If you are looking for an easy, relatively short hike, the Moonlight Trail is the perfect choice, as it provides a scenic and rather mild hike for all to enjoy. If you are looking for a longer more difficult hike, try the 5.1-mile San Tan Trail. This trail winds you through the Broken Lands and Central Valley portions of the park to the top of the Goldmine Mountains. In addition to its length, some may consider certain areas of the San Tan Trail difficult due to washes, soft soil and slick or rocky steep mountain slopes. We encourage hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders to use extreme caution in these areas. Another visitor favorite is the Malpais Hills Trail as it displays a unique perspective of Rock Peak and the Malpais Hills. Don't forget to keep an eye out for wildlife such as javelinas, coyotes, and Gila Monsters!

The trails within the San Tan Mountain Regional Park are very popular because they offer a unique perspective of the lower Sonoran Desert with wonderful wildlife, plant-life and scenic mountain views. Whatever your heart desires, San Tan Mountain Regional Park has a trail to fit your hiking, biking or horseback riding needs.

All trails are multi-use unless otherwise designated. All trail users are encouraged to practice proper trail etiquette.

Always remember to carry plenty of water and let someone know where you are going

Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan

Man on the Mountain: Historical Hike - San Tan - 11/29/2014
Animal Flashlight Walk - San Tan - 11/29/2014
Trail Talk Series - San Tan - 12/5/2014
Animal Spotlighting - San Tan - 12/5/2014
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 12/6/2014
Reptile Feeding - San Tan - 12/6/2014
Full Moon Hike - San Tan - 12/6/2014
**CANCELLED** Birding Adventures - San Tan - 12/7/2014
Rocks and Minerals - San Tan - 12/9/2014
Homeschool: Kids Vs. Wild - San Tan - 12/11/2014
Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan - 12/12/2014
SanTan Wonderland - San Tan - 12/13/2014
Sonoran Desert Survival - San Tan - 12/14/2014
Desert Denizens - San Tan - 12/16/2014
Old Man of the Mountain: Historical Hike - San Tan - 12/18/2014
All About Saguaros - San Tan - 12/18/2014
Tiny Tumbleweeds: Toddler Stroll - San Tan - 12/19/2014
All About Desert Holes - San Tan - 12/19/2014
Hiking 101 - San Tan - 12/20/2014
TRAILWORK Volunteers Day - San Tan - 12/20/2014
Desert Cuisine: Persimmons and Pomegranates - San Tan - 12/21/2014
Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan - 12/26/2014
Sonoran Desert Simplified - San Tan - 12/28/2014
Wild Foods: Desert Edibles - San Tan - 1/3/2015
Full Moon Hike or Hikers Choice and Campfire - San Tan - 1/3/2015
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Fri-Sat: 6am-10pm
- 365 days a year  

Summer Nature Center Hours
Mon-Sat: 7 am - 12 pm
Sun.: Closed

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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