Trash and recycling services will be impacted by the holidays for residents in Zone 2 and 3:

  • Residents in Zone 2 will be delayed until Thursday, Dec. 26 and Thursday, Jan. 2

  • Residents in Zone 3 will be delayed until Friday, Dec. 27 and Friday, Jan. 3

  • Bulk Trash- Residents in Zone 1 will be delayed until Thursday, Jan. 2

Residents will need to have their carts out by 6 a.m. on their scheduled day for service. As a reminder, bulk trash services can be scheduled online at

Parks & Trails

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Have you visited a Town park lately?

Overwhelming evidence demonstrates the benefits of community parks. Parks improve physical and psychological health, strengthens our communities, and makes our communities and neighborhoods more attractive places to live and work (Parks for People, Trust for Public Lands, 2003).

Queen Creek has a number of parks and trails waiting for you to explore today!

Learn about the 2018 update to the Parks and Recreation Master Plan

Map of Queen Creek Trails- 2019

Parks Rules

Town of Queen Creek Public Park Regulations

Queen Creek Parks & Trails Operational Hours

Desert Mountain Park: 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Founders' Park7 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Skate Park: 7 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Splash Pad at Founders' Park

March, April, Sept, Oct: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

May-August: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. 

Nov-Feb: Closed

Mansel Carter Oasis Park: 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Lake at Mansel Park: 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Splash Pad at Mansel Park: 7 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Wheel Friendly Plaza: 7 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Pocket Park for Pups

Mon, Wed-Sun: 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Tues: noon - 10 p.m.

Wash Trails: Sunrise to Sunset

San Tan Mountain Regional Park

Sun-Thurs: 6 a.m. - 8 p.m. 

Fri-Sat: 6 a.m. - 10 p.m. 

Horseshoe Park & Equestrian Centre


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