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 Events for San Tan Mtn 
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San Tan Mountain Regional Park offers over eight miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding. Park trails range in length from 1.1 miles to over 5 miles, and range in difficulty from easy to strenuous.

If you are looking for an easy, relatively short hike, the Moonlight Trail is the perfect choice, as it provides a scenic and rather mild hike for all to enjoy. If you are looking for a longer more difficult hike, try the 5.1-mile San Tan Trail. This trail winds you through the Broken Lands and Central Valley portions of the park to the top of the Goldmine Mountains. In addition to its length, some may consider the San Tan Trail some areas due to washes, soft soil and slick or rocky steep mountain slopes. We encourage hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders to use extreme caution in these areas. Another visitor favorite is the Malpais Hills Trail as it displays a unique perspective of Rock Peak and the Malpais Hills. Don’t forget to keep an eye out for wildlife such as javelinas, coyotes, and Gila Monsters!

The trails within the San Tan Mountain Regional Park are very popular because they offer a unique perspective of the lower Sonoran Desert with wonderful wildlife, plant-life and scenic mountain views. Whatever your heart desires, San Tan Mountain Regional Park has a trail to fit your hiking, biking or horseback riding needs.

All trails are multi-use unless otherwise designated. All trail users are encouraged to practice proper trail etiquette.

Always remember to carry plenty of water and let someone know where you are going.

Night Shredders - San Tan

Homeschool: Macro-Invertebrates - San Tan - 9/18/2014
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 9/20/2014
Sonoran Story and Craft Time: Just for Kids - San Tan - 9/20/2014
All About Desert Tortoises: Presented by Wildman Phil- San Tan - 9/20/2014
Spotlight on Desert Night Life - San Tan - 9/20/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 9/24/2014
All About Scorpions - San Tan - 9/26/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 9/26/2014
Scorpion Scavenger Hunt - San Tan - 9/26/2014
TRAILWORK Volunteer Day - San Tan - 9/27/2014
Desert Survival: For Everyone - San Tan - 9/27/2014
Introducing the Desert - San Tan - 9/28/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 10/1/2014
Homeschool: Intro. to Junior Ranger - San Tan - 10/2/2014
Geology Underfoot - San Tan - 10/3/2014
Ghosts -n- Goldmines - San Tan - 10/3/2014
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 10/4/2014
Reptile Feeding - San Tan - 10/4/2014
Animal Flashlight Walk - San Tan - 10/4/2014
Birding Adventures - San Tan - 10/5/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 10/8/2014
All About Bats - San Tan - 10/10/2014
Moonlight Hike - San Tan - 10/10/2014
"Little Explorers": Just for Kids - San Tan - 10/11/2014
Desert Edibles - San Tan - 10/11/2014
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- 365 days a year  

Summer Nature Center Hours
Mon-Sat: 7 am - 12 pm
Sun.: Closed

Admin. Office Hours
Varies during summer - please call for daily schedule.

San Tan Mountain Regional Park
6533 West Phillips Road
Queen Creek Arizona 85242
Phone: (480) 655-5554
Fax: (602)372-8596
santanpark@mail.maricopa.gov
 
 
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