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 Events for McDowell Mtn 
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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 Trailhead Staging Area - Closed Saturday and Sunday morning
Runners on the Pemberton Trail-McDowell
Demo new mountain bikes-McDowell
Exploring the Desert - McDowell

Demo new mountain bikes-McDowell - 11/2/2014
Sunset/Moonlight Hike on Lousley Hill - McDowell - 11/6/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell -Trailhead Staging Area - 11/7/2014
Competitive Track - Closed - McDowell - 11/7/2014
10 Common Birds of the Sonoran Desert - McDowell - 11/8/2014
Become a Jr. Ranger - McDowell - 11/8/2014
Reptile Feeding - McDowell - 11/13/2014
Desert Show & Tell - McDowell - 11/13/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Wagner Trailhead - 11/14/2014
Four Peaks - Closed - McDowell - 11/15/2014
10 Common Birds of the Sonoran Desert - McDowell - 11/19/2014
McDowell Friday Fitness Hike-Tom's Thumb Trailhead (end of 128th st.*OUTSIDE* of park)- DIFFICULT - 11/21/2014
Competitive Track - Closed - McDowell - 11/22/2014
Campfire & Social - McDowell - 11/22/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Sonoran Trail- DIFFICULT - 11/28/2014
Basic Geocaching - McDowell - 11/29/2014
Become a Jr. Ranger - McDowell - 11/30/2014
The Desert Tortoise and Friends - McDowell - 11/30/2014
Competitive Track - Closed - McDowell - 12/6/2014
Trailhead Staging Area - Closed - McDowell - 12/13/2014
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Sun-Thu: 6am-8pm
Fri-Sat: 6am-10pm
- 365 days a year

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Mon - Sat: 8 am - 3 pm

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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 85269-8415

 
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