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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.

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
Star Party Astronomy Event

Star Night Parties! July 25 at Red Rock. Plus watch Star Night Party Video NEW! Watch 2 hours in 11 seconds with new Time Lapse video at Oracle SP.

Suvoyuki Day

On August 2 at enjoy live dancing, artists, crafts, and demonstrations at Homolovi SP's Suvoyuki Day. Plus enjoy fresh roasted corn! Learn More

Prickly Pear Cactus Fruit Class

Boyce Thompson Arboretum SP's popular Prickly Pear Cactus Fruit Class returns July 27, Aug 9 & 17, Sept. 1; learn to pick, process, juice and prepare these fruits! Learn More

First Saturdays Concert Series

On August 2 at 7 pm enjoy live music at Catalina SP's First Saturday Concert Series with the band Vision Across The Range - Carol Markstrom. Learn More

Audubon Bird Walk

On August 10 enjoy a guided Bird Walk with the Tucson Audubon Society at Oracle SP. Reservation are required. Learn More

Exotic Bird Show

On August 16, Tonto Natural Bridge SP will host Curt Scarberry & AZ Exotic Bird Rescue for an exotic bird show. Learn More

5K Trail Run

On Sept. 27 join us for the inaugural 5K Trail Run at Kartchner Caverns SP in Benson. Plus a 1 Mile Kids Fun Run. Event sponsored by Friends of Kartchner Caverns. Learn More

Lyman Lake SP

Lyman Lake SP is open for Summer & Fall camping seasons. Enjoy the lake, the park store, fishing, and more. Learn More

Photography Exhibit

During July see a special Mines, Miners & their Communities photography exhibit at Tubac Presidio SHP in Tubac. 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

Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area

Rent a Canoe or Kayak and enjoy Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area. Choose hourly or full day rentals. 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

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

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

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.