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 Events for Usery Mtn 
<October 2015>

5/26/2015 - Extended due to dry conditions. A date to cancel the fire ban has not yet been determined.
Maricopa County's regional parks will initiate the annual fire ban. This includes banning the use of all campfire, fire pits and charcoal grills; however, it is still acceptable to use gas/propane grills in designated areas such as the ramada areas, semi-developed and developed camping sites, and along the shoreline at Lake Pleasant Regional Park. If the parks do not receive ample rain during the monsoon season, the Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Department may extend the fire ban to protect the parks resources and ensure visitor safety. To learn more, click here.

As with all Maricopa County Parks, equestrians are welcome into the park riding their own horse and must stay on designated trails. All trails are multi-use unless otherwise designated. All trail users are encouraged to practice proper trail etiquette.

Horse Staging Area
A staging area for your horse(s) is available at this park. Please view our
maps section for available trails.

Usery Mountain Regional Park offers over 29 miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding. Park trails range in length from 0.2 miles to over 7 miles, and range in difficulty from easy to difficult.

The trails within the Usery Mountain Regional Park are very popular because they have enough elevation to offer spectacular vistas of surrounding plains. Whether you are looking across the plain, flat land, south of the recreation area, or to the west or north great distances or surrounding mountains can be seen and enjoyed.

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.


Archery 101 - Usery Park - 10/9/2015
All About Scorpions - Usery Park - 10/10/2015
Scorpion Hunt (Last one of the year!!) - Usery Park - 10/10/2015
Hiking the Grand Canyon - Usery Park - 10/14/2015
Movie Night in the Park: “Desert Animals: Outlaws and Skeletons” - Usery Park - 10/16/2015
Goofy Ghost Walk - Usery Park - 10/17/2015
Our Sonoran Desert - Usery Park - 10/21/2015
All About Tarantulas - Usery Park - 10/23/2015
Animal Flashlight Walk - Usery Park - 10/23/2015
Eat the Desert - Usery Park - 10/24/2015
Full Moon Hike - Usery Park - 10/28/2015
Super Saguaros - Usery Park - 10/30/2015
Desert Monsters - Usery Park - 10/31/2015
Home School: Desert Close-Up - Usery Park - 11/4/2015
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park - 11/5/2015
"Just for Kids" - Storytime in the Desert - Usery Park - 11/5/2015
Hike the Wind Cave Trail - Usery Park - 11/6/2015
Wildlife Safari - Usery Park - 11/6/2015
Progressive Fitness Hike #1 - Usery Park - 11/7/2015
Archery 101 - Usery Park - 11/7/2015
Wag 'n' Walk Dog Adoption Hike - Usery Park - 11/7/2015
Home School: Desert Capture - Usery Park - 11/11/2015
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park - 11/12/2015
Discover the Desert Hawk Trail - Usery Park - 11/12/2015
"Just for Kids" - Storytime in the Desert - Usery Park - 11/12/2015

Park Hours
Sun-Thu: 6am-8pm
Fri-Sat: 6am-10pm
- 365 days a year 

Nature Center Hours
Winter (10/20 - 5/17):
Mon - Sun: 8 am - 4 pm

Summer (5/18 - 10/19):
Mon - Sat: 8 am - 3 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

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

Usery Mountain Regional Park
3939 N. Usery Pass Road
Mesa, AZ 85207
Ph: (480) 984-0032  Fax: (602)372-8596
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