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 By ASP    Camping    August 1, 2018

Arizona State Parks Park-Cation

PHOENIX – Summer is coming to a close, but there’s still one more three-day weekend left! Turn your Labor Day weekend into a park-cation by visiting one of the amazing Arizona State Parks in...

 
 By ASP    Events   

Camp Verde - Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day

CAMP VERDE -- Saturday, March 31, will be the sixth Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day, hosted this year at Fort Verde State Historic Park and Camp Verde Community Park. This is a cooperative event...

 
 By ASP    Boating    October 1, 2016

Lake Havasu State Park Has A New Boat Ramp

NEW RAMP -- Arizona State Parks opened a newly constructed boat ramp at Lake Havasu State Park in early September. The boat ramp will take pressure off the main launch site and allow for less...

 
 By ASP    RVing    October 1, 2016

Slide Rock Arizona State Park

Come celebrate fall at Slide Rock State Park's Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 8, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Spend the day and enjoy a variety of fun fall activities including an apple-cider press, blac...

 
 By ASP    Camping    August 1, 2016

Arizona State Parks' Top Five Summer Adventures

Looking for a summer adventure filled with fun the whole family can enjoy? Spend the weekend or plan a day trip to one of our beautiful Arizona State Parks. We've got you covered whether you're a...

 
 By ASP    RVing    August 1, 2016

Funding Opportunities For OHV Projects Deadline Approaches

Arizona State Parks is offering funding from the State Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation Fund (OHV) for motorized trail projects. Grant application manuals and forms are available to download from the...

 
 By ASP    RVing    August 1, 2016

Catalina State Park Popular Outdoor Concerts Continue Through September

Catalina State Park's popular concert series on the first Saturday of the month are held continuously throughout the year but artists have been announced through September 2016. Visitors will enjoy...

 
 By ASP    RVing    August 1, 2016

Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorial State Park Receives $229,000 Donation

Earlier this summer, Arizona Public Service (APS) generously donated $229,000 to open Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorial State Park. The donation by APS completes the amount needed to open the park....

 
 By ASP    RVing    August 1, 2016

Celebrate "Suvoyuki Day" At Homolovi State Park

At the "Suvoyuki Day" Festival, gain insight into the lifestyle, language, celebrations, history of the Hopi Tribe and learn about etiquette on Hopi lands at Homolovi State Park. "Suvoyuki"...

 
 By ASP    RVing    July 1, 2016

Kartchner Caverns State Park Hosts Summer Moonlight Hikes Through September

Kartchner Caverns State Park (near Benson, Ariz.) is much more than a stunning cave with the world's most diverse minerals and formations. Rangers will offer a unique hike on the Foothills Loop Trail...

 
 By ASP    Boating    July 1, 2016

Arizona - Boating Opportunities Abound in these State Parks

PHOENIX - Looking for weekend plans? Come cast a line in one of the quiet fishing coves at an Arizona State Park lake! Water sport enthusiasts will appreciate the clear, blue waters ideal for skiing,...

 
 By ASP    Events   

Catalina State Park Popular Outdoor Concerts Continue

PHOENIX- Catalina State Park's popular concert series on the first Saturday of the month are held continuously throughout the year but artists have been announced through September 2016. Visitors will...

 
 By ASP    RVing    May 1, 2016

Oracle State Park Spring Weekend Programs Appeal To Nature Lovers

Remaining programs exploring the natural world are featured at Oracle State Park Center for Environmental Education in May 2016. Saturday, May 7 from 10 a.m. to Noon: On the Edible and Medicinal...

 
 By ASP    RVing    May 1, 2016

Arizona State Parks Begins Work On Statewide

Arizona State Parks is responsible for the completion of Arizona's Statewide Outdoor Recreation Plan (SCORP) every five years. This plan sets the evaluation criteria to allocate the Federal Land and W...

 
 By ASP    RVing    May 1, 2016

Spring Events At Homolovi State Park

Park Rangers at Homolovi State Park in Winslow will educate visitors about the sacred Hopi land the park resides on at guided walks, hikes and lectures in May 2016. There will also be a Star Party...

 
 By ASP    Events   

Spice Up Your May at Patagonia Lake State Park's

(Phoenix, AZ - April 25, 2016) - Make plans to head south for the sounds of traditional and modern Mexican Mariachi Band music. Patagonia Lake State Park http://azstateparks.com/Pa...

 
 By ASP    Events   

Arizona State Parks Begins Work on the Statewide

(Phoenix, AZ - April 6, 2016) - Arizona State Parks is responsible for the completion of Arizona's Statewide Outdoor Recreation Plan (SCORP) every five years. This plan sets the evaluation criteria...

 
 By ASP    RVing    March 1, 2016

March Activities Abound At Oracle State Park

March activities at Oracle State Park Center for Environmental Education opened with a special-event Star Party featuring live music, kids activities, and night sky star viewing on Saturday, March 5....

 
 By ASP    RVing    February 1, 2016

Arizona State Parks Offers Funding Opportunities

Arizona State Parks is offering funding from both the federal Recreational Trails Program (RTP) and State Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation Fund (OHV). Eligible Projects Funding can be used for projects...

 
 By ASP    Events   

Re-Enactments of Southwest Civil War Skirmishes at Picacho Peak State Park at "Civil War in the Southwest" on March 19-20

(Phoenix, AZ - February 10, 2016) - Join us for the annual historic re-enactment of an Arizona Civil War skirmish, Battle of Picacho Pass, and the New Mexico battles of Glorieta and Val Verde at...

 
 By ASP    RVing    December 1, 2015

Arizona State Parks Hold 18 First Day Hikes Throughout Arizona On January 1

Each year the National Association of State Park Directors (NASPD) announces a national collaboration of all 50 State Park systems across America to sponsor guided "First Day Hikes" on New Year's Day....

 
 By ASP    RVing    November 1, 2015

Veteran's Day Events at State Parks and Nearby Communities to Honor Veterans

(Phoenix, AZ - November 3, 2015) - Join us on Veteran's Day 2015 at an Arizona State Park or nearby community in honoring and thanking those who serve! Learn about our free annual pass for 100%...

 
 By ASP    RVing    October 1, 2015

Fall Comes To Slide Rock State Park

As of press time, many were planning to come celebrate fall at Slide Rock State Park's Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 3, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The event planners have been suggesting that...

 
 By ASP    RVing    October 1, 2015

The End Of Summer Activities?

For many, Labor Day signaled the end of summer, but at Arizona State Parks, it's just the beginning of your family adventures. Get away from the hectic fall schedule and travel to some parks and...

 
 By ASP    Wildlife    October 1, 2015

Liberty Wildlife To Release A Horned Owl At Lost Dutchman State Park

(Phoenix, AZ - October 19, 2015) - On Saturday, October 24, 2015, bring your children to visit the Lost Dutchman State Park to watch the release of a Horned Owl by local Liberty Wildlife Volunteers....

 

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