Oracle State Park ready to reopen
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Jennifer Rinio, right, who is an environmental education park
ranger, leads a workshop for volunteers in anticipation for the
reopening of Oracle State Park. Rinio has worked for the Arizona
State Parks for the past 12 years, 10 of which have been at Oracle
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Oracle State Park volunteers gather with an Arizona State Park
Ranger for an orientation workshop last week in preparation for the
park’s reopening kick-off day this Saturday. The day will include
events for all ages and free admission.
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The historic Kannally Ranch House, which was build around 1930,
was given to the Arizona State Parks in 1986. In 2001, the Arizona
State Parks made it open to the public, rather than just for school
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Oracle State Park will have one full-time staff Ranger at the
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There are 15 miles of trails on the 4,000-acre property of the
wildlife refuge known as Oracle State Park.
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The Oracle State Park encompasses 4,000 acres, which is a
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Numerous themed gardens surround the Kannally Ranch House at
Oracle State Park.
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