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 Events for White Tank Mtn 
<August 2014>

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 through Friday, August 29, 2014
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.

As with all Maricopa County Parks, equestrians are welcome into the park riding their own horse and must stay on designated trails. All trails are multi-use unless otherwise designated. All trail users are encouraged to practice proper trail etiquette.

Horse Staging Area A staging area for your horse(s) is available at this park. Please view our maps section for available trails.

White Tank Mountain Regional Park offers approximately 25 miles of excellent shared-use trails, ranging in length from 0.9 mile to 7.9 miles, and difficulty from easy to strenuous. Horseback and mountain bike riders are welcomed, although caution is stressed as some of the trails may be extremely difficult.

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.

Horseback Riding Stables
The White Tank Riding Stables, located at the entrance to the White Tank Mountain Regional Park, offers a unique western horseback riding experience in a 30,000 acre pristine Sonoran Desert environment. What sets us apart is our beautiful setting with spectacular views located within minutes of the city, yet far from city streets. The West greets you the minute you turn into the Stables. Your knowledgeable guide will escort you on the ride of you life. Along the trail, you may see wily coyotes, gentle mule deer, sharp-eyed hawks. During a moonlight ride, you will be treated to a coyote concert or maybe an inquisitive owl demanding "Who" goes there.

Visit White Tank Riding Stables or call 623-935-7455 for pricing and more info. White Tank Riding Stables is a recreation service partner with Maricopa County Parks and Recreation.

What About Water? - White Tank Mtn. - 8/21/2014
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn. - 8/29/2014
Family Moonlight Hike - White Tank Mtn. - 9/5/2014
Adult Moonlight Hike - White Tank Mtn. - 9/6/2014
Sonoran Story and Play Time - White Tank Mtn. - 9/10/2014
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn. - 9/12/2014
Early Morning Fitness Hike - White Tank Mtn. - 9/13/2014
Early Bird Walk and Program - White Tank Mtn. - 9/20/2014
"Desert General Store" Walk - White Tank Mtn. - 9/24/2014
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn. - 9/26/2014
Super Scorpion Search - White Tank Mtn. - 9/26/2014
Library Series - Animals in Arizona Archaeology - White Tank Mtn. - 9/27/2014
Desert Wash Discovery - White Tank Mtn. - 10/1/2014
Plants of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn. - 10/9/2014
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn. - 10/10/2014
Family Moonlight Hike - White Tank Mtn. - 10/10/2014
Library Program - Venomous Creatures of the Desert - White Tank Mtn. - 10/11/2014
Adult Moonlight Hike - White Tank Mtn. - 10/11/2014
Dutch Oven Cooking Demonstration and Sampler - White Tank Mtn. - 10/17/2014
History of the White Tanks - White Tank Mtn. - 10/18/2014
Sunrise Hike - White Tank Mtn. - 10/23/2014
Black Rock Archaeology Walk - White Tank Mtn. - 10/25/2014
Library Program - The Big Green - White Tank Mtn. - 10/25/2014
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn. - 10/25/2014
Halloween Party - White Tank Mtn. - 10/31/2014

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

Nature Center Hours
September - May
Sun. - Sat: 8am - 4pm

June - August
Mon. - Sat: 8am - 4pm
Sunday: Closed

Admin. Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 8 am - 4 pm

White Tank Mountain Regional Park
20304 W. White Tank Mountain Road
Waddell, AZ 85355    mailing address
Ph: 623-935-2505  Fax: 602-372-8596
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