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Coffinger Park Wickenburg

Coffinger Park in Wickenburg is in the heart of Wickenburg. Considered the “city center” of Wickenburg, Coffinger Park has many of the events throughout the...

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Deem Hills Recreation Area Phoenix

If you have never been to Deem Hills Recreation Area, then you are missing out! And, you are like me-Missing out on amazing scenery, hills...

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Desert Breeze Park Chandler

Desert Breeze Park in Chandler is huge, and has a lot to offer families! We started in the South prt of the park near the...

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Chuparosa Park Chandler

Chuparosa Park in Chandler has a small splash ground, large shaded playground and a restroom. Chuparosa also has a large parking area, walking trails, multipurpose...

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Hassayampa River Preserve-Wickenburg

I have wanted to check out Hassayampa River Preserve in Wickenburg for quite a while now, but I was afraid that we wouldn’t before the...

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Cashman Park Phoenix

Cashman Park Phoenix

I always love finding a good park that happens to be nearby! We were at the LPGA Bank of Hope Founders’ Cup event and the kids...

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Palo Verde Park Peoria

If you haven’t guessed,  I LOVE going to different parks with my kids. My younger two, now aged 4 and 5 can pretty much do...

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Estrella Vista Park South

In our “Double header” of parks, I have to say this one ranks as one of my favorite parks ever. Other than there is no bathroom...

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Estrella Vista North

There is nothing quite like visiting 2 parks in one! When I saw these on a map last Monday, I knew we had a double...

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Pierce Park-Phoenix

Update on Pierce Park, February 2018! Soon after we visited Pierce Park in Phoenix, they updated it! I’m so very glad to have readers who...

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Tolleson Paseo De Luces Splash Pad

We hit the last splashpad on the West Valley to go and review… And it was closed due to vandalism. Tears! I was so sad....

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Hudson Park and Splashpad-Tempe

We love checking out Splashpads, and luckily there was a close one to the Arizona Mills Mall that we wanted to check out while Munchie...

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Sunset Park-Wickenburg

We have been eagerly awaiting Wickenburg’s splash pad opening for years now (as I am sure the residents have as well!). We visited Desert Caballeros...

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Emerald Park-Mesa

This Park starts with a funny story of how I found it, so you can skip ahead, but you’ll miss a kind of funny flub...

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Rio Vista Splashpad

We took an opportunity to take pictures on a night where there was no one splashing, because it was so windy and cold. But, I...

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