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    Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation

    From caring for stately saguaros in Tucson Mountain Park to overseeing after-school recreation programs, we add a vital dimension to the lives of our residents and visitors. We invite you to hike and play in our parks or take one of the many classes we offer. We're working for you!

    Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation has an online registration system. The system will allow you to register for leisure classes, Canoa Ranch tours, bird walks, nature hikes and other activities. You can also reserve a ramada for your next event. You’ll need to create an account to use it. You may also purchase an annual Tours and Outdoor Activities Membership Pass for significant savings on activity registration fees.

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    Chiricahua Leopard Frog Jerseys and Arm Warmers

    Jerseys $45
    Arms $25

    Jaguar Loop Jerseys and accessories

    Jaguar Jerseys $45 -- only x-small, small and medium left
    Arms $25 -- small, medium and large sizes available
    Legs $28 -- only medium and large left

    Jaguar Loop T-Shirts!

    Only 1 ladies v-neck small left. Only medium and large left in the scoop neck style (sport-tek material).
    Now only $10
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    Gila Monster Loop Jerseys

    Only 3 Women's Large Long Sleeved remaining at $45 each

    Bat and Gila Monster Loop T-Shirts still available!

    Now only $10. Men's Gila Ts in small and medium only. Women's Gila Ts in small, medium, large and X-large. Scoop neck Bat Ts in small and medium only.
    Youth sizes Medium and Large cotton T-shirts. Now only $5.

    Loop Jerseys and T-shirts can be purchased at NRPR main office at 3500 W. River Road. Payable by cash or credit card. Call 520-724-5000.
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    Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation Memorial Bench Program

    Oval PlaqueNatural Resources, Parks and Recreation (NRPR) partners with Outdoor Creations and the Parklands Foundation to give residents and park users the opportunity to purchase and donate a concrete park bench to be placed in a county park in remembrance of friends and family. The cost of the bench and plaque costs approximately $1,100 with an additional $75.00 installation fee.
     
    To purchase and donate a memorial bench: 

    1) Submit a Memorial Bench Application Form to NRPR
    2) NRPR submits request to Outdoor Creations for a quote and layout of the engraving
    Rectangle Plaque3) Upon approval of quote and plaque, NRPR requires purchaser to send 2 checks:
    1st check is made out to Pima County Parklands Foundation for the bench and the
    2nd check is made out to Pima County for the $75 installation fee
    4) It takes about 90 days to order, ship and install the bench

    Once the bench is delivered to our warehouse, NRPR will meet with purchaser on site to determine the exact Engravedplacement and location of bench in the park.

    For any questions, please contact George Kuck at 520-724-5179 or Valerie Samoy at 520-724-5220.
     
    Thank you in advance for participating in this program. These memorial benches help meet the needs of our park users and greatly enhance the beauty and function of our parks. 

    Memorial Bench Application Form


    Pima County Parklands Foundation

    In 1987, a group of concerned volunteers founded the Pima County Parklands Foundation. Its mission is “to protect and enhance the parks of Pima County, Arizona: this includes funding park improvements, the acquisition of parklands, and the enhancement and enlargement of recreation programs.”

    Through the Foundation, an individual or group can make a gift or cash donation to the county park of their choice. The Pima County Parklands Foundation is an all-volunteer organization, so donations are directed in their entirety, exactly as the donor wishes. Donations are tax-deductible, within the limits of the law.

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    Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation

    3500 W. River Road
    Tucson, AZ 85741

    (520) 724-5000


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