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  • Birds of Estrella Mountain Regional Park, Bird Walk, Sat. Dec. 11th and Sat. Jan. 8th at 8 AM.

    Birds of Estrella Mountain Regional Park, Bird Walk, Sat. Dec. 11th, 8AM and Sat. Jan. 8th at 8AM. Meet at the park Nature Center. Explore the birds and bird life at Estrella Park with special guest Joe Ford. With the parks wide range of habitats you will encounter some of the best birding in the valley! Beginner birders and long time enthusiasts will enjoy this opportunity to spot and identify many bird species. Bring close toed shoes, water and a snack. Rain day of, cancels event.... more details

  • Take a hike!

    In recognition of National Take a Hike Day, the $7 per vehicle day-use entry fee will be waived at Maricopa County’s regional parks on Wednesday, November 17, 2021, all other fees apply. ... more details

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  • Maricopa Countys regional parks honor veterans with Military Service Appreciation Day

    As a small token of appreciation for the freedoms afforded to all Americans, Maricopa County's regional parks will be honoring all veterans with Military Service Appreciation Day. All active and non-active military personnel will have their $7 per vehicle day-use entry fee waived on November 11.... more details

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  • Estrella Park Competitive Track Parking Area Closed 10/15 to 11/20/2021 due to NASCAR racing events. Use other park trails.

    The Estrella Mountain Regional Park Competitive Track Parking Area will be closed 10/15 to 11/20/2021 due to NASCAR racing events. Please use other park trails accessed at the main park entry at Vineyard Rd and Casey Abbott Dr. Thank you.... more details

  • Estrella Park Competitive Track Closed for a running event 10/9/21 5AM to 1PM

    The Estrella Mountain Regional Park Competitive Track will be closed for a running event on Saturday 10/9/21 from 5AM to 1PM. Please use other park trails via the main Park entry at Casey Abbott and Vineyard Ave. Thank You.... more details

  • Maricopa County Parks seeks community input

    This plan will build on the 2009 plan and incorporate the legacy of the original 1965 system master plan by focusing on the impact of growth on natural resources and enhancing the quality of life by providing access to nature. The plan will also focus on looking outside of existing park boundaries and expanding the lens to include park and open space opportunities across Maricopa County to best serve the needs of current and future generations of county residents and park visitors.... more details

  • Maricopa Countys Regional Parks Roll Out Butterfly Monitoring Program

    Are you interested in learning more about the butterflies you see fluttering around the valley or help monitor their activity? Then the Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Department has a program for you!... more details

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  • Bird Walk with Joe Ford, 7AM Saturday Sept. 11th, Meet at Estrella Park Nature Center

    Bird Walk with Joe Ford, 7AM Saturday Sept. 11th, Meet at Estrella Park Nature Center... more details

  • Buy One, Get One Camping Promotion Returns to Maricopa County Parks

    Who’s ready to enjoy a free night's stay in one of Maricopa County’s regional parks? Starting October 1, the Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Department is bringing back its popular Buy One, Get One camping promotion! The promotion allows park visitors who pay the camping fee for one night, or more, at a participating desert mountain county park to receive one night of equal or lesser value for free during that same stay. ... more details

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  • Estrella Park Competitive Track Closed for Bike Race Event Saturday 6/26/2021

    The Estrella Park Competitive Track will be Closed for a Bike Race Event Saturday evening/night 6/26/2021. The Track will be closed from 12PM Noon Saturday until 5AM Sunday 6/27/21. Please use the main park trails located at Vineyard and Casey Abbott Road. Thank You... more details

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