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San Tan Mountain Regional Park

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Clean, easy trails.

You can bike, and hike, scenery is beautiful, but there is no shade at all. It cost $8 to get in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Queen Creek, Arizona
a regular haunt for us and any visitors that are looking for some exercise

we drop by the park at least monthly when we are in town and always see something new and different... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ralph M
Ottawa, Canada
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“great trails”(8 reviews)
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6533 W Phillips Rd, Queen Creek, AZ 85142-6675
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can bike, and hike, scenery is beautiful, but there is no shade at all. It cost $8 to get in per car, make sure to take cash, because most often there is not an attendant at the gate. Horse back riding is available certain...More

1  Thank joygamble00
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we drop by the park at least monthly when we are in town and always see something new and different on every visit. we often partake in the many activities that are regularly presented at the park, and these are always informative, too. the various...More

Thank Ralph M
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Great trails; Bring plenty of water and watch the map as your small morning hike could turn out longer than you originally planned! We planned on a two hour hike and walked almost four!

Thank Shelly S
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

We love to ride our bikes around the park. We have two teenage boys who have played football at the park, and we have done many events there as well. It is veryFamily friendly.

Thank thomaswD4918IT
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I live fairly near this county park. There are lots of trails, which are well maintained. But, definitely carry water. If you are an experienced desert hiker, you know this. Even in winter, you need it. They have some interesting programs which I have not...More

Thank Stephanie-L1111
Reviewed May 5, 2018

We live in south Gilbert. We see the Santan Mountains from our backyard. To drive to the closest trailhead (Wagon Wheel) is only 8 miles, but there is very little parking, so we often go to the main park entrance. From here, you have many...More

Thank ChrisInGilbert
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Numerous hiking trails of all levels! The various programs that they offer are excellent. The annual pass is a great value.

Thank Lori H
Reviewed March 27, 2018

we do what we refer to as senior hikes as we have some issues with stiffness in our joints and we dont go fast - but we enjoyed our time here - the trails were overall wide and well maintained - the stargazer trail was...More

1  Thank Karen S
Reviewed March 19, 2018

This is a great place for all levels of hikers/walkers. Pick up a trail map at entrance and decide what mileage you wish to do. The trails are very well marked, impossible to get lost if you stay on the trails. There is a small...More

Thank Anne H
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Love this park. Various trails and up into the mountains and some with less climbs. Lots of activities on the week ends. Fun place inside with cages of a Gila monster and tarantula and so fourth. Don't forget to take your kids in to see....More

Thank Colleen L
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Ashley L
September 25, 2018|
Response from Ralph M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but I would send a note to the park interpretive office and get a first-hand response.
January 14, 2018|
Response from BKV11 | Reviewed this property |
Probably not.
December 1, 2016|
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Response from ladygolfer2015 | Reviewed this property |
It is paved.