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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” (72 reviews)
“picnic areas” (24 reviews)
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625 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Camelback East
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+1 602-495-5458
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1 - 10 of 593 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

hole in the rock is a very interesting place there is a easy walking path to the hole many piinic tables and restrooms free parking and admission small lake and even a monument of one of az governors

Thank Roy1155
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a great find in the desert! This park is super easy to get to and parking is free! Spend some time walking/running the extensive trail system and climbing the rocks and being with nature and wildlife. My husband and I climbed up the rocks...More

1  Thank LyndseyKnoy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We started out our day to see this park. I am so glad we did. It is an easy climb to the hole at the top and the view is awesome.

1  Thank jkmacbct
Reviewed 1 week ago

Papago Park is a desert oasis located in Phoenix, home to the Hole In The Rock, The Desert Botanical Garden and The Phoenix Zoo. Great place to hike. Also the resting place of the former Gov. of Arizona the eccentric George W.P. Hunt who is...More

Thank LUCKY J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like hiking and are a bit adventurous, Papago Park is great. Hole in the Rock is fun, especially for the kids. We also hiked up Little Butte which as challenging.

Thank PickeringMikeReid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a family Park which is situated close to the Botanical Gardens and the zoo. Is a place for fishing ,picnicking, hiking ,exercising your dog ,bicycling and whatever you may want to do. It's very clean and the hiking is easy not strenous. There's...More

1  Thank bbxrt123
Reviewed 4 weeks 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

1  Thank joeybaloney
Reviewed 18 September 2017 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

1  Thank msadler99
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 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

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 September 2017

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
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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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Don M
29 March 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth T | Reviewed this property |
625 N Galvin Pkwy. Phoenix
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JMelinda
26 January 2017|
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Response from Karen D | Reviewed this property |
Depending on traffic, it is less than ten minutes drive.
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