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 Events for Spur Cross Ranch 
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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.


Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area offers over seven miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. Park trails range in length from 1.2 miles to 4.6 miles and range in difficulty from easy to difficult.

A scenic, but difficult trail, is Elephant Mountain. Designated for hikers and equastrians, this trail leads visitors to the adjacent Tonto National Forest.

The trails within Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Areaare very popular due to the high elevation and dense vegetation.

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.

 

Moonlight Hike - Spur Cross

Fruits of the Desert - Spur Cross - 7/3/2015
Fruits of the Desert - Spur Cross - 7/4/2015
Fruits of the Desert - Spur Cross - 7/11/2015
Exploring the Dragonfly Trail - Spur Cross - 7/17/2015
Life along the Creek - Spur Cross - 7/18/2015
Rock Art of Spur Cross - 7/25/2015
Life along the Creek - Spur Cross - 7/31/2015
Rock Art of Spur Cross - 8/1/2015
Lower Dragonfly Trail Walk - Spur Cross - 8/8/2015
Exploring Spur Cross - 8/14/2015
Life along the Creek - Spur Cross - 8/15/2015
Cottonwood Wash Walk - Spur Cross - 8/22/2015
Full Moon Hike - Spur Cross - 8/29/2015
Hohokam Houses - the Ruins of Spur Cross - 9/5/2015
Friday Fitness Walk at Spur Cross - 9/11/2015
Flashlight and Blacklight Tour - Spur Cross - 9/12/2015
Rock Art of Spur Cross - 9/19/2015
Friday Fitness Walk at Spur Cross - 9/25/2015
Moonlight Hike - Spur Cross - 9/26/2015
more...


Park Hours
Sun-Thu: 6am-8pm
Fri-Sat: 6am-10pm
- 365 days a year 
Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
44000 N. Spur Cross Road
Cave Creek, AZ 85331    mailing address
Ph: 480-488-6601   Fax: 480-488-2263 (cover-sheet required)
spurcrossranch@mail.maricopa.gov
 
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