Arizona is home to campsites and it is every camper’s dream destination. With access to exciting hiking and biking trails, epic vistas, lakes to enjoy paddling and swimming, mountainous areas for mount climbing and backpacking, this is a perfect destination for that outdoor who loves camping. Here are 10 of Arizona’s best campsites:
Lost Dutchman State Park
This is a dog-friendly camping spot and is ideal for a base camp for exploring the Superstition Mountains. You can come with your dog and enjoy the great outdoors. This campsite is ideal for camping, backpacking, biking, and hiking.
The Mogollon Rim
The Mogollon Rim is located a few kilometers from Phoenix, Arizona and is one of the best places to go for camping. This campsite is great for various camping activities and fun games. You can also enjoy the scenic view of the Coconino National Park and even take a walk to this amazing game park.
Patagonia Lake State Park
This is a state-owned park with over 250 acres of land filled with plenty of outdoor activities to engage in. At this campsite, you can enjoy water activities like canoeing, kayaking, swimming in the lake or you can just camp in the park.
Pine Grove Campground
This campground has luxurious amenities installed at the grounds to ensure that you enjoy your camping. The available amenities include drinking water area, showers, tables and even tents for hire. It is a great place for a family outdoor camping.
Burnt corral campground, Apache Lake
The Apache Lake is located in the Superstition wilderness, approximately 65 miles northeast of Phoenix Arizona. It is one of the best recreation places in AZ. It has a wide variety of fun activities for everyone both adults and youngsters to do including fishing, camping, hiking, water skiing, boating, backpacking, just to mention but few.
The Red Rock
This is a great getaway destination from the bustle and hustle of the city. It is just a few minutes’ drive from the Flagstaff. It has a great view of the city and is just the right place for adventure and camping. You can come with your family as well.
This is yet another great campsite for the people who enjoy the outdoors. It has plenty of trails for you to go out and stretch your legs. You can also enjoy biking here with your friends or family. There is also a great scenic view here.
Commonly known as Arizona’s A1 Mountain, this is great camping site with an epic scenic view of the San Francisco Mountains. It will only take you a few minutes to drive to this site.
Roosevelt Lake Overlook
This is an isolated camping site with great views. It does not have any amenities and if you want to camp here remember to carry all necessities you might need to enjoy your camping.
The View Campground in Monument Valley
A number of movies have been shot in this iconic landscape and now you got the opportunity to see and even camp here. It is a great camping ground for lovers, families and even for just friends.