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 Events for Lake Pleasant 
<November 2015>

Lake Pleasant Regional Park offers two group picnic areas for large group picnics, weddings, birthday parties, and office parties. The ramadas all have lights, electrical outlets, cement slabs, large grills and parking areas nearby. 

These ramadas can be reserved for a fee in four-hour increments. To schedule a group picnic, contact the park at (928) 501-1710. If not marked as reserved, they are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Ramada Reservation Fees

Bobcat Ramada - located between the 10-lane boat ramp and Roadrunner campground. 4 picnic tables with barbecue grills.

Roadrunner Ramada - located between the 10-lane boat ramp and Roadrunner campground - 4 tables. This area allows parking for 28 vehicles, including one handicap parking space. Drinking water and restrooms are available in this area.

Wild Burro Day Use Area - located at the end of Desert Tortoise Road off of South Park Road.  10 covered picnic tables with grills. Drinking water and restrooms are available in this area; parking for 14 vehicles and one handicap parking space.

Cottonwood Day Use Area - located at the North Entrance. 23 picnic tables and barbecue grills; no covered picnic tables. Drinking water and restrooms are available in this area; parking for 25 vehicles and one handicap parking space. Open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunset Ridge Area – located at the crest of Sunset Ridge Road overlooking the lake but not on the water.  21 covered picnic sites with grills.  No amenities are available at this location but there is a port-a-john for restroom. 


Cottonwood Trail Exploring Hike - Lake Pleasant - 12/4/2015
Lake Pleasant and It's History - Lake Pleasant - 12/4/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Easy Paddle Tour of Lake Pleasant - 12/5/2015
Scenic Hike to Yavapai Point - Lake Pleasant - 12/5/2015
Walk and Learn with the Ranger Family Hike - Lake Pleasant - 12/5/2015
Beardsley Trail Long Hike - Lake Pleasant - 12/11/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - In Search of Bald Eagles Agua Fria Paddle (Experienced Paddlers Only) - 12/12/2015
In Search of Wildlife on the Cottonwood Trail - Lake Pleasant - 12/12/2015
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 9AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 12/18/2015
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 11AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 12/18/2015
Exploring with the Ranger Hike - Lake Pleasant - 12/19/2015
New Years Day Scenic Hike - Yavapai Point Trail - Lake Pleasant - 1/1/2016
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Paddle Tour of Waddell Dam and the Eastern Shore (Experienced Paddlers) - 1/2/2016
Exploring the Shoreline with Naturalist Frank - Lake Pleasant - 1/2/2016
Sunrise Super Hike - Lake Pleasant - 1/9/2016
**RESCHEDULED** The Lake Pleasant Discovery Center Grand Opening is being changed to March - 1/9/2016
Hike with a Hill - Very Fun Fitness Hike at Lake Pleasant - 1/14/2016
Scenic Walk above the Shoreline - Lake Pleasant - 1/15/2016
The People Who Made Lake Pleasant - Ranger Talk - 1/15/2016
Scenic Fitness Hike to Yavapai Point - Lake Pleasant - 1/16/2016
Nature Hike with Naturalist Frank - Lake Pleasant - 1/16/2016
Talking Fishing with Fisherman Frank - Lake Pleasant - 1/16/2016
Stay Fit on Trails In and Around Lake Pleasant Regional Park - 1/21/2016
Yavapai Point Fitness Hike from South Pipeline Canyon Trailhead - Lake Pleasant - 1/22/2016
Investigating the Desert with Naturalist Frank - Lake Pleasant - 1/23/2016

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Nature Center Hours
The nature center is currently closed for renovations. We apologize for the inconvenience, and look forward to assisting you in the upgraded facility in the Fall of 2015.

Lake Pleasant Regional Park
41835 N. Castle Hot Springs Rd.
Morristown, AZ 85342
Entry Station 1-928-501-1710
Fax 602-372-8596

For GPS entry: Lake Pleasant Visitor Center
                       Overlook Road
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