The City of Prescott Recreation Services Department will host a community open house regarding the proposed Lower Goldwater Lake Improvement Project on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Grace Sparks Activity Center (Armory), 824 E. Gurley Street. The project is to construct a recreational area in the Lower Goldwater Lake
City of Prescott Parks, Trails and Sports Facilities Remain Open: Users Asked to Use Caution and Obey Fire Restrictions
City of Prescott recreation facilities, including parks, lakes, trails, and sports facilities will remain open for daytime use, through the upcoming holiday weekend. Here are some facts for citizens and visitors. The City does not have additional capacity for RVs or campers who were displaced by recent closures on area National Forests. With the exception
The Forest Service is closing the Ladder’s bald eagle breeding area along the Verde River to the public on December 1, 2020. The closure is expected to last through June 30, 2021 when the bald eagle nesting season ends, and fledglings are independent. Should nest failure occur and re-nesting not be attempted, the closure will
Arizona’s largest botanical garden, Boyce Thompson Arboretum, is resuming its popular guided tours beginning in October 2020 with special guidelines in place. After seven months of postponement Boyce Thompson Arboretum is resuming its specialized guided tours this October which each focus on topics such as local geology, native wildlife, and the Arboretum’s significant desert plant
Location: Pine Mountain Wilderness – Verde Ranger District (T11N, R5E, SEC 35), sixteen miles east of Cordes Junction. Start Date: 07-12-20 Size: 2184 Percent Contained: 90% Cause: Lightning Vegetation: Grass, Brush, Ponderosa Pine Summary: Ground and aviation resources were able to make progress on the Pine Fire as they attempted to secure the fire’s edge.