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Cave Creek Regional Park

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Well maintained

Great for groups and families, picnic areas, gift shop, toilets. Plenty of parking, hiking... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
bukagirl
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Go! John!

Well, my husband’s name in John, so of course we had to do the Go John trail. I love that it’s a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
World_Traveler_Food
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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37019 N Lava Ln, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-9562
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great for groups and families, picnic areas, gift shop, toilets. Plenty of parking, hiking trails. You can make a day outing of this area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bukagirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well, my husband’s name in John, so of course we had to do the Go John trail. I love that it’s a loop trail with lots of options. It’s 5.8 miles with the option of taking on another mile by jumping onto the Overton Trail,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

small fee for car entry to park but they have a nice paved parking lot and a great indoor area with a small nature center, snakes on display, gift shop. The bathrooms are full facilities, very nice. Trails were well marked and great for a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 17, 2018

Staff at the visitor center were friendly and very helpful. Scenery was beautiful, but the hike was more strenuous than we had anticipated.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steffenzei
Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

We hiked the Go John Trail mid afternoon after looking for a loop trail of fair distance but not too technical. The scenery was beautiful. The trail can get very rocky at times and starts out with a low elevation rise and about half way...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

This was really a nice park with several hiking trails. The visitor center staff was very helpful and I really enjoyed the trail (about 3.5 miles). I saw 4 people when I hiked on a Thursday.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

This is a rare find. Nice camp sites, good picnic areas. Scenery spectacular. A well maintained park. Just drive through and you will be delighted

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Peg818
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We did this trail in early September, and we took the trail in the morning with plenty of water, after the ranger told us there has been fatalities last year!! Having said that it was a pretty easy trail with fantastic views of the Cactus,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tyke9
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Hard to believe this is merely a city park. It's an extensive park with a number of hiking trails with different levels of difficulty plus horse trails. There's lots of parking, some picnic areas and a playground for kids. Just make sure you bring your...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sal_Paradise767
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Lovely place to hike and enjoy the beautiful scenery in the surrounding area. It was very hot when we were there.

Date of experience: June 2018
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