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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.

The Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Department partners with private organizations to bring visitors various recreational activities. Below are the partners you may contact directly for more information:

Ball Fields
Victory Lane Sports Complex - Adobe Dam

Golf Courses
The 500 Club - Adobe Dam

Tres Rios Golf Course at Estrella Mountain Park - Estrella Mtn

Paradise Valley Golf Course - 623.932.3714

Horseback Riding
Cave Creek Horse Trailrides - Cave Creek

Shooting Range
Buckeye Hills Shooting Range - Buckeye Hills

Visitor Center
Lake Pleasant Regional Park - 623.780.9857

Water Activities
Waterpark - Information will be released as it becomes available. For general information, contact (623) 201-2000. Adobe Dam 


Other Parks
Arizona State Parks
National Park Service

Other Recreation Resources
Arizona Highways Magazine
Arizona Parks & Recreation Assoc.
Bureau of Land Management
Mountain Bike Association of Arizona
National Recreation & Parks Assoc.
Public Lands
Recreation.gov
Southwestern Bald Eagle Management Committee
Tonto National Forest
USDA Forest Service

Park Friends
Friends of the Desert Outdoor Center
Friends of Estrella - Citizens for Estrella
Friends of McDowell - McDowell Park Association

“Just for Kids” – Creature Feature - Usery Park
Night Shredders - San Tan

Fitness Thursdays -Estrella Park - 7/30/2015
NEW DATE! Sonoran Story, Craft, and Play Time - White Tank Mtn. - 7/30/2015
Full Moon Hike on North Trail - McDowell - REGISTRATION IS FULL - 7/30/2015
Sunset and Full Blue Moon Thursday Hike- Lake Pleasant - 7/30/2015
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell -Trailhead Staging Area - 7/31/2015
Hiking 101 - San Tan - 7/31/2015
Family Moonlight Hike - White Tank Mtn. - 7/31/2015
Scenic Sunset/Full Moon Hike - Scenic Trail - Adults only - McDowell - 7/31/2015
“Hiking with the Stars” Moonlight Hike - San Tan - 7/31/2015
Full Moon Hike - "Full Buck Moon" - Usery Park - 7/31/2015
Rock Art of Spur Cross - 8/1/2015
Desert Denizen's - Cave Creek Regional Park - 8/1/2015
Feeding Frenzy! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 8/1/2015
Reptile Feeding - McDowell **The County Parks are getting Wet 'n' Wild this Summer** - 8/1/2015
Wet 'n' Wild Lunch with the Critters -Estrella Park - 8/1/2015
All About Rattlesnakes - Usery Park - 8/1/2015
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn. - 8/1/2015
Reptile Feeding - San Tan - 8/1/2015
Movie at the Park: Toughest Desert Animals - San Tan - 8/1/2015
Adult Moonlight Hike - White Tank Mtn. - 8/1/2015
Moonlight Hike -Estrella Park - 8/1/2015
All About Desert Holes - Usery Park - 8/5/2015
Night Shredders - San Tan - 8/5/2015
Fitness Thursday -Estrella Park - 8/6/2015
Exploring Shallmo Wash - McDowell - 8/6/2015
more...


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

Headquarters Admin Hours
Mon-Fri: 8am-4pm
except holidays 

Maricopa County Parks & Recreation Dept.
The Headquarter Administrative Offices are located at:
41835 N. Castle Hot Springs Rd.
Unit Operations Center

Morristown, AZ 85342
Ph: 602-506-2930 or (928) 501-9200
Fax: (602)372-8596
maricopacountyparks@mail.maricopa.gov

 
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