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Cave Creek Regional Park

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Go John Trail

Great Sonoran Desert winter hike. Well marked, maps available at the entrance and nature center... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Karen F
Cave Creek, Arizona
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Cacti, Sun, Extreme Heat

We had some free time after our Phoenix flight so we visited this park. It was clean, well signed... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Evansville, Indiana
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37019 N Lava Ln, Cave Creek, AZ 85331-9562
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely place to hike and enjoy the beautiful scenery in the surrounding area. It was very hot when we were there.

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Great Sonoran Desert winter hike. Well marked, maps available at the entrance and nature center. Best for hiking or advanced mountain biking. Don't forget water, hat and sunscreen.

1  Thank Karen F
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We had some free time after our Phoenix flight so we visited this park. It was clean, well signed, and easy to get around. The main thing to see here are large saguaro cacti. Unlike the name of the park, we didn't find any caves...More

Thank J W
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Visited 1st of April. Felt like a hike was something to do. Cave Creek was recommended by person at hotel. Beautiful sunny Arizona day, about 90 degrees. Felt great especially when you’re from Iowa! Deserts definitely a different kind of beauty. Probably an acquired one,...More

Thank livinit14
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We were in Cave Creek for the first time and were able to hike on the well groomed, well marked trails. The desert flora was breathtaking as we wound up and down the mountain. Guided horseback rides were available nearby. The staff and/or volunteers were...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Coming from a disiduous forest to the dessert is a shock. We felt blessed however to enjoy the splendor that is indicative of the flora and fauna of our great west.

Thank Bernadette S
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Had a half hour to spend waiting for a trial ride so visited the center. Great little place with displays and stories. Live snakes and spiders on display.

Thank Tom N
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Nice solitude in camp area. Paved sites. Hiked & biked trails. Sign said campground full but noticed there were two sites near us that were not occupied for several days. Be nice if overflow folks could utilize those unoccupied sites. Will return to sun &...More

1  Thank 143Sunshine
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Enjoyed the various hiking options and the moderate difficulty of the hikes. Easy to get here. Great views of the landscape.

Thank Izers
Reviewed 5 March 2018

If you are in the area and like to hike this is a good place to stop. There are 8 different trails to choose from easy to difficult. Most trails seem to be mixed use for biking, hiking and horse riding. We the Go John...More

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