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San Tan Mountain Regional Park

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Great place to view desert life

The weather was unseasonably cool which allowed us to bring our out of town guests outdoors for a... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2019
wendyhC9237AY
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Queen Creek, Arizona
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Great trails

Lovely local park with great trails for hiking and horse back riding. Only downside is the mountain... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2019
Wynater
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Queen Creek, Arizona
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Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

The weather was unseasonably cool which allowed us to bring our out of town guests outdoors for a desert walk. So many lengths and levels of difficulty (easy included). So many opportunities for photographing desert life and scenery. We have an annual pass and like...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

Lovely local park with great trails for hiking and horse back riding. Only downside is the mountain bikers crowding out the hikers and horseback riders.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Wynater
Reviewed June 16, 2019 via mobile

I’ve done these trails solo and with small kids and both are great hikes. It is a very large regional park with mikes of trails. There are longer, flat trails and some steep short ones that give you some awesome views of the southeast valley....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

There are many hiking trails of different difficulty at this facility. There is a charge of $7 per car to get in and park, or if you walk in it is $2. If you really like the Park you can buy an annual pass for...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 29, 2019

Lots of trails to choose from. Super cheap. Lots to see. The visitor's center has some cool reptiles as well.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Renae H
Reviewed May 15, 2019

This is an absolutely fantastic desert mountain park, just minutes from Queen Creek or Gilbert. This is open desert hiking, so take more water than you think you need. The "moderate" trails were very easy for anyone in even reasonably decent shape. The trails are...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank OregonLawyer
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Many trails for all levels of hiking experience. Different levels of difficulty make it a nice mix. A must visit!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael S
Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

It’s a great trail that leads to amazing views. There are plenty opportunities for photos too. Be careful there’s lots of animal droppings. If you go early it’ll be a breeze & a great experience.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank 454cici
Reviewed March 26, 2019

If you think of an idyllic desert landscape, this would be it. Miles of trails, saguaros, prickly pear and hedgehog cacti, blooming wildflowers and wildlife! Take a few hours, bring a hat and sunscreen and explore the various paths. There is very little shade, there’s...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank christinern
Reviewed March 24, 2019

The trails are rated from easy to difficult but actually it seemed like segments of trails were easy or challenging and loops could be a mixture. Classic southwest scenery. Some trails had benches, some didn't. Carry water! Watch for bikes which can come flying around...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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kvogel2
November 10, 2018|
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Response from 349ROM | Reviewed this property |
I think you have to keep the pet on a leash and pick up after it.
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Ashley L
September 25, 2018|
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Not sure, but I would send a note to the park interpretive office and get a first-hand response.
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