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McDowell Mountain Regional Park offers 76 individual sites for tent or RV camping. Each site has a large parking area to accommodate up to a 45' RV and is a "Developed Site," with water and electrical hook-ups, dump station, a picnic table and a barbecue fire ring. All restrooms offer flush toilets and showers. The south loop of the campground also offers handicapped-accessible restrooms. All sites in the campground may be reserved online at http://www.maricopacountyparks.org/.

Camping Fees

Large groups can reserve one of three campgrounds within McDowell Mountain Regional Park. The Group Campgrounds can be reserved for a fee and requires a commitment of six units to utilize the facility for dry camping.

Group Campground - 3-acre parking area can accommodate 30 RV units for day use or overnight camping. Restroom with flush toilets and hot water showers, a covered ramada with 6 picnic tables, a large barbecue grill, and a large fire ring for campfires.

Four Peaks Staging Area - This is a primitive area which is ideal for overnight camping groups with horses or mules.

Youth Group Area - For Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and other youth groups. Large parking area with port-a-jons, water, picnic tables, flagpole, and large fire ring. This area is ideal for overnight scout camping trips.

Group Camping Fees

McDowell Friday Fitness Hike-Tom's Thumb Trailhead

Nature Nurture-Kids Craft Time! McDowell - 5/23/2015
Mountain Bike by the Moon Light - 5/23/2015
Exploring the Sonoran Desert - McDowell - 5/28/2015
Friday Fitness Hike- 4 Peaks/Horse Staging Area - McDowell - 5/29/2015
Animal Tracks & Desert Holes - McDowell - 6/4/2015
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell -Trailhead Staging Area - 6/5/2015
Reptile Feeding - McDowell - 6/6/2015
Mountain Bike by the Moon Light - McDowell - 6/6/2015
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Wagner Trailhead - 6/12/2015
Nature Nurture-Kids Craft Time! McDowell - 6/18/2015
Friday Fitness Hike- 4 Peaks (Horse) Staging Area - McDowell - 6/19/2015
Snakes, Spiders & Scorpions - McDowell - 6/20/2015
Mountain Bike by the Moon Light - McDowell - 6/20/2015
Sunset Walk - McDowell - 6/25/2015
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Wagner Trailhead - 6/26/2015
Scorpions in the Wild! - McDowell - 6/27/2015
Sunset/Full Moon Hike - McDowell - 7/2/2015
Friday Fitness Hike - Lousley Hill - 7/3/2015
Become a Jr. Ranger - McDowell - 7/4/2015
Early Morning Walk to Nursery Tank - McDowell - 7/9/2015
Friday Fitness Hike- 4 Peaks (Horse) Staging Area - McDowell - 7/10/2015
Mountain Bike by the Moon Light - McDowell - 7/11/2015
Snake Feeding - McDowell - 7/11/2015
Scorpion Night Hike - McDowell - 7/11/2015
Tot Trot on the Tortoise Trail - McDowell - 7/16/2015
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Summer (5/18 - 10/19)
Mon - Sat: 8 am - 3 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Winter (10/20 - 5/17)
Sun - Sat: 8 am - 4 pm

Admin. Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 8 am - 4 pm

McDowell Mountain Regional Park
16300 McDowell Mountain Park Dr.
MMRP Arizona 85255  
Ph: 480-471-0173      Fax: 602-372-8596
mcdowellpark@mail.maricopa.gov

Mailing Address
McDowell Mountain Regional Park
PO Box 18415
Fountain Hills,  AZ 85268

 
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