Programs & Events

Lost Dutchman State Park

Hiking with Dogs

January 21, 2019   8:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Join this dog friendly hike starting from the Cholla Day Use Area and follow a social trail down to the Crosscut Trail towards First Water Road and back. Make the most of this opportunity to get your dog used to hiking and socializing with other dogs while you get some exercise after the long hot summer! New dog owners can also have their questions answered on safely hiking with dogs.


Live Music with Marty Davis

January 30, 2019   4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Legend of the Pioneers is a truly unique show that highlights Marty Davis and his special blend of Americana.


Star Party at Lost Dutchman State Park

February 9, 2019   7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m


Coffee with a Ranger at Lost Dutchman

February 12, 2019   11:00 a.m.


Getting to Know the Birds Around You!

Wednesday, February 13, 2019   9:00 a.m.

Join us at Lost Dutchman State Park for a great day of birding in the park! We will meet in the Native Plant Trail area, where there will be a brief discussion about distinguishing the birds you'll see. We’ll be looking for resident birds (from hawks to hummingbirds) and for any late migrants on their way south. After birding the Saguaro Day use area, we’ll look for birds as we walk up toward Jacob’s Crosscut Trail.


Singer-Songwriter Steve Holmquist

February 16, 2019   5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Join singer-songwriter Steve Holmquist for original stories and songs in the heart of the desert.


Full Moon Hike

February 17 and 18, 2019   6:30-8:30 p.m.

Join us for a hike under the stars! Hikers will experience the sun setting over the Superstition Mountains and gaze up at the full moon glowing overhead.


Medicinal Plant Hike

February 18, 2019   8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Join volunteer Georgy as she introduces you to edible and healing plants of the Sonoran Desert!


Family Campout

March 16-17, 2019

Arizona Family Campout Program weekends are designed for families that have little or no experience camping. We will introduce you to the great experiences you can share with your family and inspire you to continue to explore the great outdoors!


Star Party at Lost Dutchman State Park

Saturday, June 1, 2019   8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Want to learn more about the stars and planets? Do you have any little ones curious about the cosmos? Then head to Lost Dutchman State Park for a star party, where you can view galactic phenomena through sophisticated telescopes!