Guided Bird Walk at Lost Dutchman State Park

Lost Dutchman State Park 6109 N. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, Arizona

Join us for a bird walk starting at the Cholla ramada. We will start by going over the basics of bird watching and the rest of the program will be a guided walk on the trails searching for our feathered friends. Please bring your own binoculars if you have a pair. Event is free, day-use […]

Desert Scorpion Hunt at Lost Dutchman State Park

Lost Dutchman State Park 6109 N. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, Arizona

Come and join us for a brief informative talk about scorpions with a Ranger, and then head out into the desert darkness in search of scorpions! Bring your camera, a black light or flashlight, and water! Wear sturdy closed-toed shoes. If you do not own a black light, we will have some for sale for […]

October Events at Lost Dutchman State Park

Lost Dutchman State Park 6109 N. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, Arizona

Lost Dutchman State Park events in October include: "Wildfire - Friends or Foe?", "Music in the Park", "Desert Birding", "Legends of the Superstitions", and an astronomy "Star Party". See website for details. Some events are presented in Spanish.

Full Moon Hikes

Lost Dutchman State Park 6109 N. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, Arizona

This beautiful program is designed to start with a famous Arizona sunset draping gracefully over the Superstition Mountains, and end under the light of the full moon. The easy 1.3 mile trail features some rocky, rough terrain but with little elevation gain. It is a ranger-guided hike focusing on the aesthetic, while offering opportunities to […]

Power Hour: All About Snakes

Lost Dutchman State Park 6109 N. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, Arizona

This casual in-person presentation invites you to empower yourself and your community - because knowledge is power! Hosted by exotic creature expert, Declan, who will display snakes, scorpions and more. Prepare to be amazed! Feel free to bring your own drinks, snacks, and questions about the area for some real ranger answers. Meet at Palo […]

Full Moon Hikes

Lost Dutchman State Park 6109 N. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, Arizona

This beautiful program is designed to start with a famous Arizona sunset draping gracefully over the Superstition Mountains, and end under the light of the full moon. The easy 1.3 mile trail features some rocky, rough terrain but with little elevation gain. It is a ranger-guided hike focusing on the aesthetic, while offering opportunities to […]

Singer and Songwriter Steve Holmquist

Lost Dutchman State Park 6109 N. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, Arizona

Free concert - day use fee required. Listen to stories and original songs by Steve Holmquist around the campfire. Become immersed in Steve’s tales of the desert, local lore, and human nature. Don’t forget to bring a chair! Meet at Palo Verde.


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