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Arizona State Parks Foundation (ASPF) is the statewide 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting, enhancing, and advocating for Arizona’s State Parks & Trails.  ASPF is committed to ensuring state parks and trail users affordable access to the finest possible experience while visiting Arizona’s natural, cultural and recreational resources.

Arizona State Parks Foundation stands as the partner to assist Arizona State Parks & Trails in fulfilling its mission through education, community participation and financial support.

Kartchner Caverns State Park Receives International Dark-Sky Association Designation

As part of Arizona State Parks and Trails’ mission to preserve and protect Arizona’s natural resources, Kartchner Caverns State Park has been given the distinction of becoming an International Dark Sky Park, designated by the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA).

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Award-Winning Family Campout Program Creates Fun-Filled Outdoor Adventures for One Weekend at a State Park

Join the fun at Arizona State Parks and Trails award-winning Family Campout Program this fall! The program gives kids a break from electronics and introduces them to new outdoor adventures for one-weekend at a state park.

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Granite Mountain Hotshots – Beyond the Call of Duty – Featured on CNN

June 30th, 2018 marks the 4th anniversary of our loss of 19 wildland firefighters to the Yarnell Hill Fire. The CNN program, “Beyond the Call of Duty" helped remember the day with a segment filmed at Arizona’s first Memorial State Park that honors our fallen heroes.

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