Parks with Group: Day Use Areas

Clicking on a park name will bring to you detailed policy information about that park's Group: Day Use Areas.

Western Region

Alamo Lake State Park
One 60 x 20 foot Ramada with two barbeque grills for Group Use; vault and chemical toilets nearby.

Lake Havasu State Park
Picnic ramada with a large central barbecue pit/grill, picnic tables, electric outlets, lights, water spigots. Restrooms, beach and grass area are nearby.

River Island State Park
Group Day Use area has a 60 person maximum. Parking is avilable for 18 vehicles.

Yuma Quartermaster Depot State Historic Park
The park has one, group use area with picnic tables under a shade ramada.


Northern Region

Dead Horse Ranch State Park
Both the River Day Use Area and the Los Alamos Day Use Area are available for groups.

Red Rock State Park
Three group areas are available: Twin Cypress Ramada, Habicamp Ramadas, and the Visitor Center Ramadas.

Riordan Mansion State Historic Park
The front courtyard of the mansion is available for weddings and quiet gatherings.

Slide Rock State Park
Two covered ramadas with electrical outlets and picnic bench seating. Each ramada will hold approximately fifty people.


Eastern Region

Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park
A large picnic area with 30 tables and several barbeque grills.

Catalina State Park
Two group areas each feature a 20x40 foot shade ramada, 20 picnic tables, two group BBQ grills, and a fire ring.

Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area
5 Day Use Ramada’s with picnic tables, a charcoal grill, electricity (15 amp service), a horseshoe pit and restrooms. Two playgrounds are centrally located.

Lost Dutchman State Park
Group Day Use Picnic Ramada with tables, water, fire pit, grills, and electric.

Lyman Lake State Park
Three areas can be used by groups: the Group Ramada (1,089 sq. ft. picnic ramada), Pointe Ramada (289 sq. ft. picnic ramada located near water, close to the store, with 2-3 picnic tables, a barbecue grill, fire ring, and access to the nearby volleyball court and restrooms), and the Store Ramada (256 sq. ft. picnic ramada).

McFarland State Historic Park
Courtroom can be reserved for group use: 8 benches that each seat 4 people, plus 16 chairs. Restrictions: Care must be taken with the wooden floors.

Oracle State Park
Two ramada shades with picnic tables (10 tables), four restrooms and one charcoal grill. The ranch house and patios may also be reserved for group gatherings.

Tonto Natural Bridge State Park
A numer of ramadas with picnic tables and BBQ grills available on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations.


Southern Region

Kartchner Caverns State Park
Three covered ramadas, eighteen picnic tables with one handicapped accessible table, water faucets and drinking fountains, 110 electrical outlets and lighting, waste receptacles and an area for a band and dancing.

Patagonia Lake State Park
A group day use area capable of seating 60 people under a ramada.

Picacho Peak State Park
This park has a number of areas available with a vareity of facilities: Cholla Ramada, Ironwood Ramada, Mesquite Ramada, Quail Group Area, and the Jackrabbit Group Area.

Roper Lake State Park
Island Group Ramada is a large grassy area, near swimming beach that includes BBQ grills and water spigots, but no electricity. Maximum Group Size: 30 people. The East Mesa Group Ramada is also available.

Sonoita Creek State Natural Area
The Visitor Center patio with picnic tables overlooks Patagonia Lake. It's a great lunch and meeting spot for up to 60 people. Call for reservations.

Tombstone Courthouse State Historic Park
Picnic area across the street from courthouse features picnic tables.

Tubac Presidio State Historic Park
Otero Hall, The Schoolhouse, and the Picnic Grounds are available.

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