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The park is open to non-motorized use, including hiking, bicycling, and horseback riding.

Trails

Trail Name Miles KM Use Rating
Dynamite 2.4 3.8 km Shared use
Goldmine 2.5 4.0 km Shared use
Hedgehog 1.0 1.6 km Shared use
Littleleaf 0.7 1.1 km Shared use
Malpais 4.1 6.6 km Shared use
Moonlight 1.3 2.0 km Shared use
Rock Peak Wash 0.8 1.3km Shared use
San Tan 6.4 10.3 km
Stargazer 0.8 1.2 km

Trail Rating Guide
During the hotter months when the temperatures and/or humidity is high, trails will be rated at least one level higher.

Rating Symbol Brief
Definition
Surface Grade Obstacles/
Steps

easiest
Paved Accessible Trail Paved or hard and smooth
None


easy

Mostly smooth and wide Dirt with occasional unevenness
2" or less, rocks and ruts

moderate
Mostly smooth, variable width Dirt with occasional unevenness
<8" rocks and ruts, loose material

moderate difficult
Mostly uneven surfaces Dirt and rock
<12" rocks and ruts, loose material

difficult
Long rocky segments with possible drops and exposure Dirt and loose rock with continual unevenness
12" or taller, loose rocks, exposure to drops

extremely difficult
Long rocky segments with possible drops and exposure Dirt and loose rock with continual unevenness
12" or taller, loose rocks, exposure to drops and excessive heat >90F

Wag the Dog - San Tan
All About the Hohokam - San Tan

Dig into Archaeology: Outdoor Event - San Tan - 2/28/2015
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 2/28/2015
100-Mile Challenge Celebration - San Tan - 2/28/2015
Night Shredders - San Tan - 3/4/2015
Homeschool: Campstove Master Chef - San Tan - 3/5/2015
Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan - 3/6/2015
Full Moon Hike and Campfire - San Tan - 3/6/2015
Archery 101 - San Tan - 3/7/2015
Animal Adaptations - San Tan - 3/7/2015
Snake Feeding - San Tan - 3/7/2015
Desert Denizens - San Tan - 3/10/2015
Night Shredders - San Tan - 3/11/2015
Little Explorers: Just for Kids - 3/12/2015
Wild About Wildflowers - San Tan - 3/13/2015
Old Man of the Mountain: Living History - San Tan - 3/13/2015
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 3/14/2015
“Find Me Green Lucky Charms” - San Tan - 3/14/2015
Movie at the Park: Night at the Museum - San Tan - 3/14/2015
Sonoran Sunset Photography - San Tan - 3/15/2015
Night Shredders - San Tan - 3/18/2015
Homeschool: Desert Grocery Store - San Tan - 3/19/2015
Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan - 3/20/2015
Stargazing for Everyone - San Tan - 3/20/2015
Raptors! Presented by Liberty Wildlife - San Tan - 3/21/2015
All About Scorpions - San Tan - 3/21/2015
more...


Park Hours
Sun-Thu: 6am-8pm
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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