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Papago Park

625 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ 85008
+1 602-495-5458
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This park offers runners both paved and dirt trails.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“phoenix zoo” (77 reviews)
“easy hike” (30 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
625 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Camelback East
+1 602-495-5458
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a beautiful park to hike around and is easy to walk up to the hole in the rock. Beautiful place to wander through.

Thank buckyfanWi
Reviewed 1 week ago

This park includes trails picnic tables and a ramada. It is across the street from the Phoenix Zoo. I use the park every other day for walking/hiking. The trails are well marked are vary fro easy to difficult. You can climb the large rock formations...More

Thank petee462
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I mountain bike or trail run here at least 2 days a week at the minimum. there is a great 5k trail running path that goes through the twin buttes. There is a small mountain biking course that is great for testing out a new...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The main reason for visiting this park is to hike to the Hole in the Rock. It took us a while to look for the parking since our GPS did not take us to the correct address. The park was OK. I wish they have...More

1  Thank wildorchid99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have traveled to PHX the last 2 years after Xmas and this park has been a huge hit for the whole family both times as we don't get to hike much in the Midwest so any kind of climbing & hiking is fun for...More

Thank ncdel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It had beautiful scenery but there was glass everywhere which was very dangerous when climbing some of the hills and putting your hand in place to help. People do not pick up after their dogs at this place.

Thank kxguerr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Must See, 1 day trip in Phoenix, AZ. We drove from Sedona and staying in Scottsdale. its so close to Phoenix, so we decided to visit Papago Park. there is zoo, fishing pond, Nature Conservation. Hole in a Rock. quite a few things to see....More

Thank Jwebuser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Papago Park is dominated by a hikable red rock, which looks great from the distance. The view from the rock is underwhelming, what you see is airport, light industrial area, car dealerships and a vast military installation. There is only one kind of shrub growing...More

Thank MJZ154984
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This park is a must-see attraction. Great place to bond with family. Picnic is possible as well as hiking. Well-maintained park. Very clean. Free parking. The Hole in the Rock is in this park. Children love the ducks in the pond. Nice garden. There is...More

Thank joclaves
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Papago park near the Phoenix Zoo has a great 5k trail. Super for runners and walkers. Recommend bringing water along.

Thank Debbie H
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14 December 2017|
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Response from joeybaloney | Reviewed this property |
No charge.
14 December 2017|
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Response from EnchantingMorning | Reviewed this property |
Free!!!! That's why it's so amazing. I was looking for places to visit in Phoenix and so many of them are so expensive, and the ones that aren't expensive aren't that interesting. This is your answer, you will NOT be... More
Mimi L
12 June 2017|
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Response from mueller66 | Reviewed this property |
There is a lake but I am not sure if this is suited for swimming.
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