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Campground and Campsite listings closest to Scottsdale, Arizona

9
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Free CampsiteCasino Arizona - Scottsdale, Arizona
25 votes, average: 3.08 out of 525 votes, average: 3.08 out of 525 votes, average: 3.08 out of 525 votes, average: 3.08 out of 525 votes, average: 3.08 out of 5
Free parking at a casino for 3 days only. Strictly enforced. Go inside for details.
11
miles
Free CampsiteWild Horse Casino - Phoenix, Arizona
23 votes, average: 2.57 out of 523 votes, average: 2.57 out of 523 votes, average: 2.57 out of 523 votes, average: 2.57 out of 523 votes, average: 2.57 out of 5
Casino parking... no tents
15
miles
Pay CampgroundCoon Bluff - Mesa, Arizona
29 votes, average: 3.41 out of 529 votes, average: 3.41 out of 529 votes, average: 3.41 out of 529 votes, average: 3.41 out of 529 votes, average: 3.41 out of 5 FishingHikingHorse TrailsWildlife ViewingNear WaterPicnic TablesRestrooms
This lush area is outstanding for bird watching. Adjacent to the lower portion of the Salt River, a stand of mesquite provides welcome shade. Coon Bluff is a popular river-access …
16
miles
Free CampsiteBulldog Canyon - Mesa, Arizona
17 votes, average: 2.53 out of 517 votes, average: 2.53 out of 517 votes, average: 2.53 out of 517 votes, average: 2.53 out of 517 votes, average: 2.53 out of 5 OHVHorse Trails
National Forest Service need to go to: Mesa Ranger District 5140 E. Ingram St. Mesa, Arizona 85205 (480) 610-3300 to get gate code
24
miles
Pay CampgroundMcDowell Mountain Regional Park - Scottsdale, Arizona
RV ParkingTent CampingBikingHikingHorse TrailsADA accessibleBBQ GrillDump StationFire RingPets WelcomePicnic TablesRestroomsPlaygroundShowers
Primitive campsites are $12 but there is also a $6 entry fee. Group Campground has a 3-acre parking area that can accommodate 30 RV units for day use or overnight …
25
miles
Free CampsitePeralta Canyon - Gold Canyon, Arizona
Wildlife Viewing
This is a free dispersed campsite. First come -> first served. No reservations accepted. Data provided courtesy of The Ultimate Public Campground Project.
25
miles
Pay CampgroundTortilla Flats Campground - Apache Junction, Arizona
BoatingFishingHikingWildlife ViewingBBQ GrillBoat RampDrinking WaterDump StationFire RingNear WaterPicnic TablesTrash Cans
Campers awake to a scenic backdrop of rugged bluffs, saguaro cactus and desert skies. T A Tonto National Forest Daily Pass ($6 per night) or interagency pass is required for campground …
26
miles
Free CampsiteApache Trail - Mesa, Arizona
26 votes, average: 3.58 out of 526 votes, average: 3.58 out of 526 votes, average: 3.58 out of 526 votes, average: 3.58 out of 526 votes, average: 3.58 out of 5 HikingWildlife Viewing
There is no cell reception, at least none for ATT and Verizon. It is a quiet area but over the weekend there will be more people that visit the area …
27
miles
Free CampsiteCottonwood Camp OHV - Fort McDowell, Arizona
OHVWildlife ViewingRestrooms
A campground and OHV staging area for Rolls OHV area. A free map brochure is available at the Mesa Ranger Station.
27
miles
Pay CampgroundBox Bar - Rio Verde, Arizona
Wildlife ViewingRestrooms
Dispersed camping in the Tonto National Forest's Cave Creek Ranger District. First come -> first served. No reservations accepted.
27
miles
Free CampsiteFour Peaks OHV - Fort McDowell, Arizona
take route 87 (beeline highway) about 5 miles north of the bush highway exit. there is a big green sign that says FOUR PEAKS with a right arrow. that is …
29
miles
Free CampsiteMesquite Flats - Apache Junction, Arizona
5 votes, average: 3.60 out of 55 votes, average: 3.60 out of 55 votes, average: 3.60 out of 55 votes, average: 3.60 out of 55 votes, average: 3.60 out of 5 HikingWildlife Viewing
Take highway 88 northeast of Phoenix. Four miles past Tortilla Flats turn left on FS80 for .1 miles. Right turn to forest service distributed camping. Highway …
29
miles
Pay CampgroundNeedle Rock - Scottsdale, Arizona
SwimmingWildlife Viewing
The beach on the Verde River is generally rocky, but attracts many people during the hot summer months. The area is noted for its unusual rock formations. Nearby is a …
30
miles
Free CampsiteDesert Diamond Casino - Glendale, Arizona
RV ParkingPets Welcome
You can stay up to 7 days. Just check in with security and they issue you a permit. Free of charge but it would be customary to gamble a few …
30
miles
Free CampsiteApache Jct Dispersed - Gold Canyon, Arizona
Wildlife Viewing
Free Dispersed camping in the Tonto National Forest's Mesa Ranger District. First come -> First Camped. Reservations not accepted.
31
miles
Free CampsiteCottonwood Canyon Rd - Gold Canyon, Arizona
Wildlife Viewing
This is a free dispersed campsite. Reservations are not accepted at this campsite.
32
miles
Pay CampgroundRiverside - Rio Verde, Arizona
Restrooms
This campsite is located within the Tonto National Forest's Cave Creek Ranger District.
33
miles
Pay CampgroundEstrella Mountain Park Campgrounds - Goodyear, Arizona
1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5 RV ParkingTent CampingBikingHikingRock ClimbingWildlife ViewingBBQ GrillDrinking WaterElectricityNear WaterPets WelcomePicnic TablesRestroomsPlaygroundSewerTrash Cans
This is a managed campground by the county of Maricopa. It offers $12 primitive camping and $30 developed spaces (with RV hookups). There's not a large area available to camp, …
34
miles
Pay CampgroundCrabtree Wash - Apache Junction, Arizona
10 votes, average: 3.00 out of 510 votes, average: 3.00 out of 510 votes, average: 3.00 out of 510 votes, average: 3.00 out of 510 votes, average: 3.00 out of 5 BoatingFishingWildlife ViewingNear WaterPicnic TablesRestrooms
Tonto Daily pass required: $6.00 per vehicle, per day; $4.00 per watercraft, per day OR Interagency pass WITH Tonto Annual Upgrade Decal. Stay limit 14 days. This site offers shoreline parking …
36
miles
Pay CampgroundDavis Wash - Apache Junction, Arizona
BoatingFishingWildlife ViewingNear Water
Situated on the shores of salt lake and accessed via the Apache Trail National Forest Scenic Byway, a scenic mountain road. Nearby are views of mountains with abundant wildlife. There …

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