What are your favorite outdoor activities to stay healthy in Pinal County?

Readers Reveal Favorite Pinal County Outdoor Activities

Congrats to Jesse Neitzel who is the winner of the Family 4-Pack of tickets to the Arizona Renaissance Festival! The package includes tickets for two adults and two children (ages 5-12), plus VIP parking. His name was randomly selected from all of the comments that were submitted. Thank you to everyone who participated!

WINNER:  Hiking Picacho Peak  – Jesse Neitzel (featured)

Reader Favorites

  • “All the fun outdoor activities around town and of course my daughter’s obsession with cheerleading with RCC!” – Megan Hannah
  • “Bike riding all over. Stopping for grub and getting fresh air and exercise all in one.”  Alvina Bahe
  • “Horseback riding at San Tan Regional Park.” – Christine Yates
  • “My girls and I love to go on a walk around town.” – Christine Yates
  • “We love going to the park and playing and having a picnic.” – Candice Henry
  • “Walking, hiking, swimming!” – Roberta Johnson
  • “If we are home, scootering or jumping on the trampoline. We like to at least monthly, go on “mini adventures” to zoos, museums or hiking.” – Alison Gomez
  • “Having fun with my grandkids.” – Marsha Craven
  • “Hiking the trails in the mountains south of Casa Grande.” 
    Terri Rodriguez
  • “As a family we love hiking. My kidslove gymnastics/dance/baseball right now.” – Lisa Keiser
  • “Our family loves going to Dave White Park! Between the racquet ball courts, basketball courts, playgrounds and just walking around the pond watching the ducks there is plenty to do there!” – Jaimie Redd
  • “My favorite outdoor activities include swimming for sure! As well as… Walking with my daughter in her stroller, jogging and basketball!” – Alexandra Grace Tiznado
  • “Taking my 3 boys to the park to play. They keep me very active.” – Kellye Bonilla
  • “We like to go hiking and find new places like San Tan Regional Park!” – Pam Pauley Dickinson
  • “My family and I like hiking Casa Grande Mountain.” – Elizabeth Kelly
  • “We love to go hiking.” – Trisha Rosson
  • “Hiking.” – Micaela Eliza Bojorquez
  • “Biking.” – Salvador Arzola
  • “Gardening.” – April Edmond
  • “Our favorite family activity is taking care of our livestock and preparing for the Pinal County Fair. It teaches my kids responsibility, strength, respect and love for animals and keeps them and our entire family very busy outside where I believe children should truly be. 4H is an adventure every family should experience. WE LOVE PINAL COUNTY” – Chloe Lyn Van Haren
  • “Hiking! We also LOOOOVE the Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch!! It’s a favorite of ours.” – Meghan Bremer
  • “We go trail riding.” – Nicholas Koloske
  • “Taking my dogs out to the country to run around playing with them.” – Amber Roberts
  • “Walking.” – Daniela Sanchez
  • “We love to explore and find amazing places!” – Stacey Abe
  • “5k run in Eloy.” – Ronnie Rodriguez
  • “My family & I enjoy doing everything together! Our kids enjoy spending time at Villago Park. They love the playground, we can all go for a long walk around the lake while getting to enjoy some time with ducks.” – Dreya Jaquez Barr