Florence Ely Nelson Desert Park

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Florence Ely Nelson Desert ParkFeatures

  • 9 acres
  • Reservable multi-use room
  • Desert botanical nature trail
  • Full basketball court (lighted)
  • Spray pad
  • Playground
  • Four drop-in ramadas
  • Restroom

Reservation Information

This park is available on a first come, first served basis. You do not need a reservation. However, if you are planning to have inflatables, catered food, or another specialty item, please call our Facility Booking office at 480-312-7707, to verify the company's insurance information.

Park Information

City of Scottsdale - Florence Ely Nelson Desert Park
8950 E. Pinnacle Peak Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
P: 480-312-7275

Florence Ely Nelson Desert Park (PDF)
Florence Ely Nelse Desert Center Map (PDF)

Sunrise - 10:30 p.m.

Irrigation Information
Park Irrigation Usage Graph