Sunday, October 24, 2010

Video: Papago Park

Papago Park, Phoenix AZ
(Photo Credit: ScottsdaleArizonaNews.com)

Papago Park covers 1,200 acres and has picnic sites with ramadas, picnic tables, cooking grills, water and electricity. The park also contains fishing lagoons, hiking paths, bike paths, a zoo, a botanical garden, fire museum and a golf course.

Park hours: Starting April 5, 2010, all gated roadways and trailhead parking areas will operate under new hours -- 6 a.m. to 7 p.m for the park located east of Galvin Parkway. Trailhead parking west of Galvin Parkway is sunrise to sunset or 7 p.m. withever comes first. Gated parking areas, including restrooms and ramadas, close at 7 p.m., the trails remain open until 11 p.m.

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360 degree view of Papago Park. (Video Credit: ScottsdaleArizonaNews.com)