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Find a Park Think you've seen Kartchner Caverns? Check out our new Helmet & Headlamp Tour (Learn More)
Read Current Issue of Parks Newsletter (Learn More)

CAMPING RESERVATIONS: Pick your campsite now, 24/7 with our Online Reservations (Learn More)

 

Kartchner Caverns State Park, Online Ticket Reservations

Kartchner Caverns SP® is a stunning cavern system in Southeastern Arizona. Learn about Cave Tours, Watch Video or make online Cave Tour Reservations 24-hours.

Star Party Astronomy Event

Star Night Parties!
Oct. 25 at Lost DutchmanNov. 15 at Alamo Lake Plus watch Star Night Party Video

Oracle Re-Opens for Weekends

GEM & MINERAL SHOWCASE 2014
Saturday, Oct. 25, 8:30am – 3pm. Visit gem and mineral clubs from in and around Verde Valley. Learn More

Online Campground Reservations

15 Parks offer 24/7 Online Campground & Camping Cabins Reservations. Pick your favorite site early! Learn More

Family Campout Program

Fall Family Campout Program dates and parks have been posted! Registration is now open. Learn More
Halloween Party

On Oct. 25 come to a Halloween Party at Kartchner Caverns SP with face painting, games, coloring contest, candy & prizes, plus a costume contest. Learn More

Mountain Bike Clinic

On Oct. 25 join Amy Regan for a Mountain Bike Clinic to celebrate Lost Dutchman's SP's new 4 mile Mountain Bike Trail Loop. Registration is required. Learn More

First Saturdays Concert Series

On Nov 1 at 4:30 pm enjoy live music at Catalina SP's First Saturday Concert Series with the band Guitar Lounge (Jukebox Favorites: 50s, 60s & 70s). Learn More

Oracle Re-Opens for Weekends

Dia de los Muertos Day of the Dead Celebration (All Souls Day) Sunday, Nov. 2, 11am – 4pm. Celebrate a rich heritage at the Tubac Presidio SHP. Learn More

Oracle Re-Opens for Weekends

Oracle SP is open weekends. Take a tour of the historic Kannally Ranch House or see a 30 painting art exhibition by Lee Kannally! Learn More

Weddings

Many Arizona State Parks can host your Wedding with romantic locations, unforgettable scenery, casual ceremonies, and an affordable outdoor setting! Learn More

Long Term Camping

Two Parks now offer Long Term Camping — up to 84 days. Alamo Lake SP (Oct. – March), Learn More and Cattail Cove SP (Jan. – April), Learn More

Standard or Premium Annual Pass

The Gift of Outdoor Adventure! An Arizona State Parks Standard or Premium Annual Pass is a great gift for yourself or a friend. Learn More

Event Calendar

Learn about upcoming events and activities around the state at many Arizona State Parks. Learn More

Junior Ranger Program

Kids can pledge to do their part to help preserve the beauty of the parks for everyone to enjoy. Hours of fun activities to download! Watch video promo! Learn More

Camping Cabins

Camping Cabins offer beds, heating, cooling, & electricity. Just bring bedding & cookware! Accessible by car with restrooms & showers nearby! Learn More

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Volunteer Programs

We need Volunteers to ensure that our resources are protected, our amenities are at their best, and that visitors enjoy an unforgettable experience! Learn More

Foundation & Friends Groups

The ASP Foundation provides advocacy, fund-raising & friend-raising. Friends Groups support specific parks, and many new groups have been started! Learn More

Adopt a Cactus

Friends of Lost Dutchman SP Volunteer Patricia Carter shares her story and explains about the New Adopt a Cactus program. Learn More

Adopt a Cactus

The Friends of Catalina SP invite you to Adopt a Saguaro. There are over 5,000 Saguaro at the park. Learn More

Special Features

Read Spring Issue of Arizona Watch (New)
Kartchner Caverns Discovery Center Scavenger Hunt (New)
Boating Safety Downloadable Coloring Book (New)

Evening Slide Presentation SeriesConserving Arizona's Treasures

Arizona State Parks protects and preserves 30 State Parks and Natural Areas. The agency also includes the State Trails Program, outdoor-related Grants Program, the State Historic Preservation Office, as well as the Off-Highway Vehicle Program, and more. Arizona State Parks provides over 1,400 camping and RV sites throughout the parks and manages 8 of the top 25 most visited natural attractions in Arizona.* Select parks now have online reservations!

Mission Statement: Managing and conserving Arizona’s natural, cultural and recreational resources for the benefit of the people, both in our Parks and through our Partners.

Vision Statement: Arizona State Parks is indispensable to the economies, communities, and environments of Arizona.

Contact Arizona State Parks

Arizona State Parks (Contact Us online)
1300 W. Washington Street
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone: (602) 542-4174   Toll Free: (800) 285-3703 .

 
* Source: Arizona 2009 Tourism Facts, Year-End Summary, by the Arizona Office of Tourism External Link.