Phoenix Quick Guides

Quick Guide to Phoenix Parks

New to Chandler and looking for a splash pad? Vacationing in Scottsdale and wondering where to find a hiking trail? In Glendale for Spring Training and have a notion to go fishing? With our Quick Guide to Phoenix Parks, it's easier than ever to find the perfect park for you. Just click a link below to find a...

Six Tire Swings in Greater Phoenix Playgrounds

One of our goals at ParkGrades.com is to be a place where you can find exactly what you're looking for in a park near you. Whether it's a skate park or a dog park, or even a planetarium, ParkGrades.com makes it easier than ever before to find the perfect park for you.

The Best Splash Pads in Phoenix

We all know the valley of the sun gets hot. Extremely hot. "How can anything survive this" hot. But even during the dog days and the big heat, splash pads offer a wonderful, safe way for the kids to cool off and have fun.

8 Skate Parks in the Phoenix Metro Area (West Valley Edition)

Catch some air at one of these 8 Skate Parks in the West Valley of the Phoenix Metro Area:

Enjoy Surprise, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Heading to Surprise Stadium, spring training home to the Texas Rangers and the Kansas City Royals?

Enjoy the beautiful spring weather with some of the best nearby places Surprise to offer:

Hiking Trail: Head west from the stadium on Bell Road to White Tank Regional Park, where miles of hiking trails, beautiful scenery, and the unique wildlife of the Sonora Desert await.

Museums and Parks in Phoenix where you can appreciate Native American Culture

The Phoenix area is overflowing with reminders of the Native American peoples who lived here before Europeans arrived. Whether it's petroglyphs, ruins, pottery, kachina dolls, the Valley of the Sun is one of the best places in the United States to learn about and appreciate Native American culture.

Enjoy Peoria, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Headed to Peoria Stadium, spring training home to the Seattle Mariners and the San Diego Padres?

Enjoy Tempe, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Headed to Tempe Diablo Park, spring training home of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim?

Enjoy Phoenix, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Catching some Spring Training action at Phoenix Municipal Stadium, Cactus League home of the Oakland Athletics?

Enjoy Goodyear, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Catching some Spring Training action at Goodyear Ballpark, Cactus League home of the Cleveland Indians and the Cincinnati Reds?

Enjoy Mesa, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Catching some Spring Training action at Mesa's Hohokam Ballpark, Cactus League home of the Chicago Cubs?

Enjoy Scottsdale, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Catching some Spring Training action at Scottsdale Stadium, Cactus League home of the San Francisco Giants?

Enjoy North Scottsdale, Arizona Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Catching some Spring Training action at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, Cactus League home of the Colorado Rockies and Arizona Diamondbacks?

Phoenix Playgrounds Guide: Tire Swings, Spraygrounds, Indoor Play Areas, Baby Swings, and more

Childhood's too short for mediocre playgrounds! Bring the kids to the perfect playground in with our Phoenix Playgrounds Guide. Just click below to find parks and playgrounds that have the exact feature you're looking for:

Phoenix Team Sports Parks: Racquetball, Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball, and more!

With our Phoenix Team Sports Guide, finding the right park for the game has never been easier! Just click below to find a:

Phoenix Extreme Sports Parks: BMX Bike Courses, Skateboarding, Cardboard Sledding Hills, and more

With our Phoenix Extreme Sports Parks Guide, finding a place to get your adrenaline flowing has never been easier - from Scottsdale to Chandler, and Gilbert to Peoria! Just click below to find a:

Cactus League Like a Local - Spring Training Area Guides

In Phoenix to catch some Spring Training Baseball? Enjoy Arizona like a local with these guides to the areas surrounding each Spring Training Stadium.

Whether it's a place to go jogging, a playground for the kids, or a restaurant, these Cactus League Spring Training Guides allow you to enjoy the best that Arizona has to offer:

East Valley Stadium Guides:

Enjoy West Phoenix, Arizona (Maryvale) Like a Local: Cactus League Spring Training Stadium Guide

Taking in some Spring Training action at Maryvale Stadium, Cactus League home of the Milwaukee Brewers?

Phoenix Low-Intensity Sports Guide: Disc Golf, Horseshoes, Fishing, Shuffleboard, and more!

Looking for a place to play disc golf in the West Valley? Wondering where to play shuffleboard in North Phoenix? Searching for a place to go fishing?

Phoenix Splashpads: Opening Dates

So you want to take the kids to a splashpad. But how can you tell if they're up and running for the season? With our handy chart, you'll find the opening (and closing) dates for spraygrounds all across the Valley of the Sun. Enjoy!

Summer Fun in Phoenix: Splash Pads, Swimming Pools, Shaded Playgrounds, Museums, and more!

Make the most of the warm weather days with our Quick Guide to Summer Fun in the Valley of the Sun! 
 
We've rounded up 35 Spraygrounds in the Phoenix Metro Area, plus other fun places to visit while the weather's hot:

The Best Phoenix Metro Playgrounds for Toddlers: Fenced Play Areas, Tot Lots, Play Houses, Roller-Slides and more!

Mastering new abilities, exploring new things, pushing new boundaries - the toddler years are special.  And busy.  So busy that we’ve crafted this Phoenix Metro Toddler Playground Guide to help find you find not just any playground, but the perfect playground for your little one.  Just click to find a: