The newest addition to Maricopa County's Regional Parks System, the conservation area encompasses 2,154 acres of diverse, rugged upland Sonoran Desert. The north Valley location contains fascinating archaeological sites and lush riparian areas along Cave Creek, which flows throughout the winter and spring months. Remnants of early mining and ranching, from which the park gets its name, are still apparent in the park. This area is a must see for all wildflower lovers in the spring. The abundant vegetation present in the conservation area provides a rich habitat for a diverse assemblage of wildlife.Plan to visit Spur Cross Ranch and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Cave Creek attractions using our Cave Creek trip planner.
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This lovely gem has 4 quaint rooms, each with their own entrance. Very clean and all the amenities you might need. There is a very enticing shared deck. Very accommodating and friendly management... more »
We hiked here with grandchildren- teens and I am amazed at the beauty of the desert! There are many cactus that are huge! If we had been later they would be blooming!! The trails are rocky and lots... more »
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