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Back by popular demand...the Fall Challenge has returned! Last year we challenged you to hike 100-miles in three months and you rose to the challenge.

This year, you’ll be asked to solve puzzles, participate in activities, and truly experience the beauty of the Sonoran desert. So round up your friends, print out your bingo cards and prepare for a fun fall of outings.

   

Location
Bingo card
download
East Valley
East Valley Bingo Card
West Valley
West Valley Bingo Card
All Parks
All Parks Bingo Card

 

 

 

 

Game Rules:

  • The program begins at 8 a.m. on Thursday, November 1, 2012 and closes at 4 p.m. on Thursday, February 28, 2013.
  • The completed Bingo Blitz form(s) must be received by 4 p.m., no exceptions, and may be turned into any participating County park.
  • To be eligible for the grand prize drawing(s) of an Annual Pass ($75 value) and $25 Nature Center retail voucher (total value not to exceed $100), participants must complete the entire board (blackout) and have park staff initial and date activities.
  • A total of three grand prizes will be awarded (one per board - i.e., East/West/Systemwide Boards).
  • Each participant may submit one entry per board.
  • Participants may NOT combine activities on boards OR combine boards with other participants to achieve blackout(s).
  • If the selected winner currently holds an Annual Pass, the Annual Pass will be renewed for one year upon date of expiration.
  • Participants who complete one Bingo Blitz card will receive a limited edition tee-shirt at the park the board is surrendered at on March 13, 2013.
  • Only one tee-shirt will be awarded per person - regardless of the number of boards completed.
  • Tee-shirts must be picked up at the park. Participants may make arrangements to pick-up a shirt from the park by March 27, 2013.
  • Tee-shirts will NOT be shipped to customers and park(s) will not be responsible for product not picked up.

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McDowell Friday Fitness Hike-Tom's Thumb Trailhead (end of 128th st.*OUTSIDE* of park)- DIFFICULT
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Exploring the Islands of Lake Pleasant
Take a Hike on Halloween- San Tan
Desert Edibles Walk - Usery Park
Haunted Trail -Estrella Park
Haunted Hike! - Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park
Halloween Party - White Tank Mtn.

McDowell Trailhead Staging Area - Closed Saturday and Sunday morning - 11/1/2014
Runners on the Pemberton Trail-McDowell - 11/1/2014
Progressive Fitness Hike #1 - Usery Park - 11/1/2014
Demo new mountain bikes-McDowell - 11/1/2014
Desert Denizen's - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/1/2014
Rock Art of Spur Cross - 11/1/2014
Wag ā€˜nā€™ Walk Dog Adoption Hike - Usery Park - 11/1/2014
Yappy Days - San Tan - 11/1/2014
Exploring the Desert - McDowell - 11/1/2014
Feeding Frenzy! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/1/2014
Shoreline Fishing Talk @ Visitor Center - Lake Pleasant - 11/1/2014
Lunch with the Critters -Estrella Park - 11/1/2014
Lake Pleasant and the Central Arizona Project Connection - Lake Pleasant - 11/1/2014
Scenic Lake Pleasant, a walk with Naturalist Frank - Lake Pleasant - 11/1/2014
Arizona Birds, Live! At Visitor Center - Lake Pleasant - 11/1/2014
Author Visit - Dr. Joyce Story - White Tank Mtn. - 11/1/2014
Reptile Feeding - San Tan - 11/1/2014
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Sunset and Moon Glow Paddle - 11/1/2014
Birding Adventures - San Tan - 11/2/2014
Demo new mountain bikes-McDowell - 11/2/2014
Exploring Spur Cross - 11/2/2014
Family Fitness Hike -Estrella Park - 11/2/2014
New to Arizona? - Usery Park - 11/2/2014
"Desert General Store" Walk - White Tank Mtn. - 11/2/2014
Life in the Desert -Estrella Park - 11/2/2014
more...


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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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