TRAILS ARE OPEN! The Tonto National Forest closure order has been updated and has reopened the following trailheads: Siphon Draw, Treasure Loop, Prospector’s View, Jacob’s Crosscut, First Water, Broadway, Hieroglyphic, Carney Springs, and Peralta. A 7-mile stretch of State Route 88 remains closed. SR-88 Eastbound from NF-213(222) to NF-79(229) closed due to potential flooding from fire. Fire restrictions are still in effect!
Nearby State Parks
Visit nearby Arizona State Parks.
Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park
McFarland State Historic Park
Tonto Natural Bridge State Park
Oracle State Park
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Downtown Apache Junction
The site features information regarding downtown Apache Junction attractions and information about the area.
Superstition Mountain Lost Dutchman Museum
Located on 12 acres near the park, this non-profit museum helps to preserve and protect the history and legends of Arizona's Superstition Mountains. Features a variety of exhibits. Open Daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Goldfield Ghost Town
Scenic railroad and mine tour located down the street from the park. This 1890s period town features a saloon, rock shop, an ice cream parlor, Native American art and crafts, the Goldfield Museum, live "gunfights" on weekends, and more.
Arizona Steamboat Cruises
Cruise the secluded inner waterways of nearby Canyon Lake on an old-fashioned steamboat.
The last remaining stagecoach stops along the Apache Trail, two miles past Canyon Lake, 18 miles northeast of Apache Junction. Population: six.
Looking for more fun things to do in Arizona? Your Arizona State Parks are full of opportunity for the whole family!