Located along the shoreline of central Arizona’s largest lake. The setting is in the Upper Sonoran Desert; Vegetation includes mesquite, cat claw, desert broom, as well as cholla and saguaro cacti, this site provides spectacular views of the Sierra Ancha Mountains.
Stay limit 14 days, trailers under 16', closed during high lake level, no camp units provided, pack it in pack it out, internal roads are unpaved, rules and regulations are posted. Please read and observe, this area is prone to flash floods. Camp out of flood areas and watch the weather carefully.
This site is 4 miles west of Roosevelt Dam.
From Mesa: Take State Hwy. 87/Beeline Highway north for approximately 60 miles to its junction with State Hwy. 188. Turn right onto State Hwy. 188 and continue southeast for 29 miles to the site.
From the Globe area: Take State Hwy.188 west for 30 miles to the junction of State Hwy. 88 and State Hwy. 188. Continue on State Hwy. 188 across the bridge for 4 miles to the site.
Picnicking: Trash receptacles, portable toilets.
Fees: Tonto Daily Pass required: $6.00 per vehicle, per day; $4.00 per watercraft, per day.
Current Conditions: Closed to motorized vehicles due to high lake level, OPEN to boaters and hikers for camping.
Open Season: January - December
Elevation: 2,100 feet