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  • Nov
    16
    Special Event at MMRP
    Nov 16, 2019 - (All Day Event)
    McDowell Mountain Regional Park
    This is not a park sponsored event
  • Nov
    16
    Beginner Skill Level Mountain Bike Ride**
    Nov 16, 2019 - (07:00 AM - 09:00 AM)
    San Tan Mountain Regional Park
    **Changed from 8-10am
  • Nov
    16
    Early Bird Walk with Sonoran Audubon
    Nov 16, 2019 - (07:30 AM - 09:30 AM)
    White Tank Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    16
    Pleasant Paddlers Program-Humbug Cove Paddle-Looking for Birds and Other Wildlife
    Nov 16, 2019 - (08:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
    Lake Pleasant Regional Park
  • Nov
    16
    Archery 101
    Nov 16, 2019 - (08:00 AM - 11:15 AM)
    Estrella Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    16
    An Introduction to Desert Birds
    Nov 16, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
    McDowell Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    16
    Desert Discovery Day in the Jewel of the Creek Preserve
    Nov 16, 2019 - (10:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
    Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
  • Nov
    16
    Take a Hike with the Ranger
    Nov 16, 2019 - (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
    Usery Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    16
    Canaries in the Coal Mine
    Nov 16, 2019 - (10:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
    White Tank Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    16
    Lunch with the "Locals" - Reptile Feeding
    Nov 16, 2019 - (02:00 PM - 02:30 PM)
    McDowell Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    16
    Nature Rangers: Thanksgiving for Nature
    Nov 16, 2019 - (04:00 PM - 05:30 PM)
    Hassayampa River Preserve
  • Nov
    16
    Sunset Hike
    Nov 16, 2019 - (05:00 PM - 07:00 PM)
    Cave Creek Regional Park
    Meet the Ranger at the Nature Center and from there he will guide you along a scenic desert mountain trail with beautiful views of the setting sun! Trails, distance and elevation are considered easy to moderate. Bring a flashlight and water. Wear sturdy shoes. No pets, please.
  • Nov
    16
    Thanksgiving Luminary Walk
    Nov 16, 2019 - (05:30 PM - 08:00 PM)
    Hassayampa River Preserve
  • Nov
    17
    National Take-A-Hike Day (Free Entry Day!)
    Nov 17, 2019 - (08:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
    Hassayampa River Preserve
  • Nov
    17
    National Take a Hike Day
    Nov 17, 2019 - (08:00 AM - 09:30 AM)
    Estrella Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    17
    Hohokam Houses-the Ruins of Spur Cross
    Nov 17, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
    Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
  • Nov
    17
    National Take a Hike Day Celebration
    Nov 17, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
    White Tank Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    17
    Hiking the Pipeline Canyon Trail
    Nov 17, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
    Lake Pleasant Regional Park
  • Nov
    17
    Willow Campground Area Open House
    Nov 17, 2019 - (01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
    White Tank Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    18
    Take your Walk to the Desert
    Nov 18, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
    Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
  • Nov
    19
    Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting
    Nov 19, 2019 - (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
    Buckeye Hills Regional Park
  • Nov
    20
    Little Desert Explorers
    Nov 20, 2019 - (10:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
    Usery Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    20
    Night Shredders Mountain Biking
    Nov 20, 2019 - (06:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
    San Tan Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    21
    Sunrise Hike: Blackrock Long Loop
    Nov 21, 2019 - (06:30 AM - 08:45 AM)
    White Tank Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    21
    Friends and Fitness Hike
    Nov 21, 2019 - (08:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
    White Tank Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    21
    November Fitness Hikes!
    Nov 21, 2019 - (08:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
    Cave Creek Regional Park
    Autumn is here and what better time to go for a hike? Folks of all ages are encouraged to join us on Thursday mornings for a guided hike along one of the Park’s scenic trails! Our trails are easy to moderate and range from 2-6 miles and 1-3 hours. Meet at the Nature Center to get started! Be sure to wear sturdy shoes and bring plenty of water! No pets, please. Miles count for the 100 Miles in 100 Days Challenge!
  • Nov
    21
    Guided Bird Walk
    Nov 21, 2019 - (08:15 AM - 10:15 AM)
    Hassayampa River Preserve
  • Nov
    21
    Birding Meetup
    Nov 21, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
    Usery Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    21
    Homeschool: Fossils
    Nov 21, 2019 - (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
    San Tan Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    21
    Homeschool Happenings
    Nov 21, 2019 - (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
    Estrella Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    21
    Reptile Residents
    Nov 21, 2019 - (01:00 PM - 02:00 PM)
    McDowell Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    21
    Lake Pleasant and its History
    Nov 21, 2019 - (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
    Lake Pleasant Regional Park
  • Nov
    21
    Sunset Yoga in the Park
    Nov 21, 2019 - (04:30 PM - 05:30 PM)
    San Tan Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    22
    Friday Fitness Walk
    Nov 22, 2019 - (08:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
    Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
  • Nov
    22
    Friday Fitness Hike -Tom's Thumb (MMRP)
    Nov 22, 2019 - (08:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
    McDowell Mountain Regional Park
    Participants should have previous desert hiking experience due to the length and difficulty of the hike
  • Nov
    22
    Hiking in a Desert Forest
    Nov 22, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
    Lake Pleasant Regional Park
  • Nov
    22
    History of the Hassayampa
    Nov 22, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
    Hassayampa River Preserve
  • Nov
    22
    Homeschool Happenings
    Nov 22, 2019 - (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
    Estrella Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    22
    Birds of Lake Pleasant
    Nov 22, 2019 - (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
    Lake Pleasant Regional Park
  • Nov
    22
    Creatures of the Night Walk
    Nov 22, 2019 - (05:30 PM - 07:30 PM)
    Hassayampa River Preserve
  • Nov
    22
    The Geology of the Grand Canyon
    Nov 22, 2019 - (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
    Usery Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    23
    Beginner Skill Level Mountain Bike Ride**
    Nov 23, 2019 - (07:00 AM - 09:00 AM)
    San Tan Mountain Regional Park
    **Changed from 8-10am
  • Nov
    23
    Elephant Mountain Fortress Hike
    Nov 23, 2019 - (08:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
    Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
  • Nov
    23
    Trailhead Chat with the Ranger
    Nov 23, 2019 - (08:30 AM - 09:30 AM)
    San Tan Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    23
    Hit the Target: Archery 101 Class
    Nov 23, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
    Lake Pleasant Regional Park
  • Nov
    23
    Find the Ranger on the Wind Cave Trail
    Nov 23, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
    Usery Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    23
    An Introduction to Archery
    Nov 23, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
    McDowell Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    23
    Guided Nature Walk
    Nov 23, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
    Hassayampa River Preserve
  • Nov
    23
    Sonoran Explorer
    Nov 23, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
    Estrella Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    23
    Introduction to Archery
    Nov 23, 2019 - (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
    Cave Creek Regional Park
    We provide everything you need to safely learn the basics of archery and have fun doing it! Be sure to wear closed-toe shoes! Class size is limited for this very popular program, so register early with Ranger Mark at: mark.paulat@maricopa.gov ***Advance registration is required! When registering for this program please indicate which class time you'd like. This class is FREE with your paid admission to the Park ($7 per vehicle). (Cancelled if raining.) Must be 10 years old or better.
  • Nov
    23
    Lunch with the Critters
    Nov 23, 2019 - (12:30 PM - 01:00 PM)
    Estrella Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    23
    Introduction to Archery
    Nov 23, 2019 - (01:00 PM - 02:30 PM)
    Cave Creek Regional Park
    We provide everything you need to safely learn the basics of archery and have fun doing it! Be sure to wear closed-toe shoes! Class size is limited for this very popular program, so register early with Ranger Mark at: mark.paulat@maricopa.gov ***Advance registration is required! When registering for this program please indicate which class time you'd like. This class is FREE with your paid admission to the Park ($7 per vehicle). (Cancelled if raining.) Must be 10 years old or better.
  • Nov
    23
    Desert Fables
    Nov 23, 2019 - (01:00 PM - 02:00 PM)
    Estrella Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    24
    Sunrise Hike
    Nov 24, 2019 - (07:00 AM - 09:00 AM)
    Cave Creek Regional Park
    Meet the Ranger at the Nature Center and from there he will guide you along a scenic desert mountain trail with beautiful views of the rising sun! Trails, distance and elevation are considered easy to moderate. Bring plenty of water. Wear sturdy shoes. No pets, please.
  • Nov
    24
    Sonoran Desert Walk and Talk
    Nov 24, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
    San Tan Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    25
    Take your Walk to the Desert
    Nov 25, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
    Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area
  • Nov
    27
    Super Saguaro Walk
    Nov 27, 2019 - (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
    Usery Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    27
    Night Shredders Mountain Biking
    Nov 27, 2019 - (06:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
    San Tan Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    28
    Friends and Fitness Hike
    CANCELLED
    Nov 28, 2019 - (08:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
    White Tank Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    28
    History Hike to Willow Canyon Springs and Farm Ruins
    Nov 28, 2019 - (08:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
    White Tank Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    29
    Self-guided tour of the Sonoran Desert on the North Trail
    Nov 29, 2019 - (All Day Event)
    McDowell Mountain Regional Park
    Great for visitors from out of town!
  • Nov
    29
    Day After Thanksgiving Nature Hike
    Nov 29, 2019 - (08:30 AM - 11:30 AM)
    Hassayampa River Preserve
  • Nov
    29
    Opt Outside! Post-Thanksgiving Hike
    Nov 29, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
    Estrella Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    29
    Keep Nature Wild's 3rd Annual Impact Friday Clean-Up Event - Lake Pleasant
    Nov 29, 2019 - (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
    Lake Pleasant Regional Park
  • Nov
    29
    Volunteer Orientation - Lake Pleasant
    Nov 29, 2019 - (12:00 PM - 01:00 PM)
    Lake Pleasant Regional Park
    If you would like to learn about the different types of volunteer opportunities with Maricopa County Parks and Recreation, please attend one of our monthly Volunteer Orientations.
  • Nov
    30
    Beginner Skill Level Mountain Bike Ride
    Nov 30, 2019 - (07:00 AM - 09:00 AM)
    San Tan Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    30
    Guided Bird Walk
    Nov 30, 2019 - (08:15 AM - 10:15 AM)
    Hassayampa River Preserve
  • Nov
    30
    Hiking the Yavapai Point Trail
    Nov 30, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
    Lake Pleasant Regional Park
  • Nov
    30
    Friends and Fitness HIke
    Nov 30, 2019 - (09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
    Estrella Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    30
    Afternoon Turkey Hike
    Nov 30, 2019 - (01:00 PM - 02:00 PM)
    San Tan Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    30
    Snake Feeding
    Nov 30, 2019 - (02:00 PM - 02:30 PM)
    White Tank Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    30
    All About Rattlesnakes
    Nov 30, 2019 - (06:00 PM - 07:00 PM)
    Usery Mountain Regional Park
  • Nov
    30
    Night Safari
    Nov 30, 2019 - (07:30 PM - 08:30 PM)
    Usery Mountain Regional Park
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