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Papago Park

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Hiking & Biking FUN!

My dad and I spent a fun afternoon exploring Pedego Park on fat bikes! The rock formations are... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
nicolekg
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Girdwood, Alaska
Great place to walk

Beautiful park. You can spend 30 minutes or 2 hours here. Easy trails to walk or walk around small... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patricia M
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Wichita
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This park offers runners both paved and dirt trails.
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625 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Camelback East
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My dad and I spent a fun afternoon exploring Pedego Park on fat bikes! The rock formations are beautiful and the trails are nice.

Thank nicolekg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful park. You can spend 30 minutes or 2 hours here. Easy trails to walk or walk around small lake. Easy to find.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here after the botanical gardens it w a s fun to climb all over the rock and to see the hole in the rock and sit in it. We went on a Sunday and it wasn't crowded at all. Hung out by the fishing...More

Thank Jimwillett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here because we had an afternoon flight, but didn't want to just hang around a hotel. We looked it up and saw it was near the airport. We followed the GPS instructions, but didn't realize it shared the entrance to the zoo, so...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here many times to fish the 3 stocked ponds. Usually go for basses, but trout, sunfish and catfish like it here too. I don't always catch, but that's why it's called "fishing", not "catching", right. Anyway. nicew desert setting, lots o parking, biking and...More

Thank Dennis K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I absolutely love this park and highly recommend you swing by for the view, walk, hike, or just to sit down in peace! I went twice while I was vacationing and am so ready to go back! I read a lot of comments on the...More

Thank Ebony K
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

We got there right as the sun was setting and there was already a ton of people there. No problem though, because there is enough room for everyone. You can hike it in flip flops. If you are close to here it is a must...More

Thank BuckMachete
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We had a nice walk in Papago Park there is a small fishing lake with lots of palm trees in the middle of the park. We did a little climb on the hills nice landscape. Be preapared with water it was extremly hot!

Thank JankaM74
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful ponds, walking trails and very close to Old Town in Scottsdale. The botanical garden is there too and a great place to go.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

The Papago park offers a couple of hiking trails near the “ hole in a rock mountain “ you get some nice views when you climb towards the hole. Also the small pond mext to the Phoenix zoo is a nice place to rest.

Thank Costiaan
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Kate W
29 July 2018|
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Response from f037 | Reviewed this property |
No, it is more of a duck pond
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Kate W
29 July 2018|
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Response from parrott4278 | Reviewed this property |
It's a no swimming pond
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Kaiden P
23 June 2018|
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Response from ND_TravelerNd | Reviewed this property |
I saw people fishing but no idea what was being fished for.
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