Desert Outdoor Center at Lake Pleasant

41402 N. 87th Ave.
Peoria, AZ 85383

(602) 372-7470

Hours of Operation: Visitation limited to groups of 25-150 and by reservation only. Call 602-372-7470 or email for more information or to make a reservation.



Programs at the Desert Outdoor Center

Schedule a date for your group to enjoy a half-day, full-day, or overnight visit. Using hands-on and inquiry based lesson plans students become actively engaged in environmental education classes taught by highly qualified Interpretive Rangers. The Center accommodates school groups, scout groups, home schools, and other youth groups ranging in size from 25 to 150.

Classes are designed for students in grades K–12, last 50 minutes, and comply with Arizona Academic Standards. Academic subjects consist of Science, Social Studies, Art, and Physical Education.