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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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625 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Camelback East
+1 602-495-5458
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a good place if you just want to go for a long walk to get some exercise. the view doesn't change much and the terrain is relatively easy to traverse. Make sure to bring water and sunscreen. There are no facilities at this...More

Thank joeybaloney
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Convenient location. Lots of trails. From what I saw, mostly EZ but I could have missed a few. Beside a golf course. FREE. Lots of parking. Close to food. TAKE WATER, HYDRATE BEFORE HAND, NOT THE DAY OF. Worthwhile site

Thank msadler99
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our kids loved playing by the oasis pools. There was a volunteer releasing some baby birds back out into the wild. Great spots for family pictures. The hike up to "hole in the rock" was amazing. My 7 year old son thought he was literally...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

I come here as often as I can to get away from the noise of the city and let my dog run around. Its really never crowded. Its not the typical "park" with artificial grass etc. Its very natural

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has some beautiful scenery and a convenient location. Recommend hiking up to the hole in the rock for the sunset!

Thank mgayman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great for taking pictures Scenic background pictures Took solo, couple and family pictures Cactus and mesquite backgrounds with the Hole in the Rock

Thank Tutdoy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of cactus, small animals and beautiful rocks. Good looking small Oasis. Note for family with kids :Papago park is indeed a nice park, but if you are going there with strollers, you will be very limited as you won't be able to use trails...More

Thank Bruno H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We climbed to the top and took some fabulous pictures of Hole in the Rock. The trail was easy to follow and good for all skill levels.

Thank sunbury05
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Papago Park has many attractions, including a botanical garden, restaurant, zoo, and the rock formation called "hole in the rock". The hike to the hole was much quicker than we expected and the views were great. The restaurant was a big pricey but the food...More

Thank SamanthaCumbow
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for a short hike that leads to spectacular views. The climb up to the hole in the rock was easy enough for my 4 year old to do. You can get a terrific view of Phoenix from the top. The...More

1  Thank JessintheMidwest
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Mimi L
11 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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Don M
28 March 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth T | Reviewed this property |
625 N Galvin Pkwy. Phoenix
25 January 2017|
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Response from Karen D | Reviewed this property |
Depending on traffic, it is less than ten minutes drive.