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 Events for Spur Cross Ranch 
<October 2015>

5/26/2015 - Extended due to dry conditions. A date to cancel the fire ban has not yet been determined.
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 is located approximately 35 miles north of central Phoenix. Interstate 17, State Route 51, and Loop 101 can all be used to reach the park. From the intersection of Carefree Highway and Cave Creek Road head north on Cave Creek Road about 2.5 miles to Spur Cross Road. Turn north for approximately 4.5 miles to the public parking area. After 3 miles the road turns to all-weather graded. The last 1.5 miles can be confusing; continue north on the graded road past the green house, through the tall gateposts and on past the horse corrals to the signed public parking area on the right.

Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 10/5/2015
Friday Fitness Walk at Spur Cross - 10/9/2015
Cottonwood Wash Walk - Spur Cross - 10/10/2015
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 10/12/2015
Exploring the Dragonfly Trail - Spur Cross - 10/14/2015
Elephant Mountain Fortress Hike - Spur Cross - 10/17/2015
Geology, Gold, and Streams Walk - Spur Cross - 10/18/2015
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 10/19/2015
Friday Fitness Walk at Spur Cross - 10/23/2015
Moonlight Hike - Spur Cross - 10/25/2015
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 10/26/2015
Exploring Spur Cross - 10/28/2015
Rock Art of Spur Cross - 10/31/2015
Find the Ranger at Spur Cross - 11/1/2015
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 11/2/2015
Flora of Spur Cross - 11/4/2015
Friday Fitness Walk at Spur Cross - 11/6/2015
Sunset Over Spur Cross - 11/7/2015
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 11/9/2015
Exploring Spur Cross - 11/11/2015
Cottonwood Wash Walk - Spur Cross - 11/14/2015
Spur Cross to Cave Creek Maricopa Trail Hike - 11/15/2015
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 11/16/2015
Rock Art of Spur Cross - 11/18/2015
Friday Fitness Walk at Spur Cross - 11/20/2015

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)
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