Thunderbird Conservation Park, a 1,185-acre park in the Hedgpeth Hills, is a conservation park dedicated to preserving the desert environment. Park activities include picnicking, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, jogging, and bird watching. About 20 miles of multiuse trails have been constructed.

DETAILS

The hills were named for Robert Hedgpeth, an early homesteader in the area. Park activities include picnicking, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, jogging and bird watching. About 15 miles of multi-use trails have been constructed, thanks to the efforts of many volunteer groups.

PARK HOURS

Open Sunrise to Sunset.

CONTACT INFORMATION

ADDRESS: 59th Avenue between
Deer Valley and Pinnacle Peak roads
WEBSITE: www.glendaleaz.com/ParksandRecreation/ThunderbirdPark.cfm

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