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CAMPGROUND NAME: Ashurst Lake

VISIT DATE: 06/05/1998

UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013

STATE: Arizona

REGION: Southwestern

RANGER DISTRICT: Flagstaff

NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Flagstaff

RESERVATIONS: No

DIRECTIONS:
In Flagstaff, AZ, off Interstate 17, take Exit 339 (Lake Mary
Rd./Mormon Rd.).  Turn south onto Lake Mary Rd. and go 17.1 miles
to Ashurst Lake sign.  Turn left at sign and go 3.9 miles on a washboard, 
gravel road to stop sign.  Turn right into campground.

GENERAL COMMENTS:
The elevation is 7,100 feet.

Campground is next to Ashurst Lake with most sites overlooking the 
lake.  It is composed of some Ponderosa pines, but mostly Junipers.  
There are lots of birds and waterfowl, such as the Blue Heron.  The 
lake is excellent for wind surfing and Sunfish sailing.  Higher 
numbered sites are less developed and have a disbursed camping feel.  
Firewood is available for a fee.

SEASONS
Open Seasonal: Yes
Open All Year: No

Seasonal Comment:
Open first Friday in May 7 through Columbus Day - weather dependent

RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED
Rate: $16 per day
Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14

CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION
No. RV Sites: 0
No. Tent Sites: 6
No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 19
   
   Total Sites: 25

Tent Pads: No
Open Sites: Yes
Wooded Sites: No
Equestrian Camping:  No

No. Tables on Sites: 25
No. Grilles on Sites: 25

RV INFORMATION
Hookups: None
No. RV Pull Throughs: 6
Waste Station: No
Average Parking Apron Size: 17' X 39'

Comments:
The parking aprons are irregular, dirt and gravel.  RVrs should fill 
water tanks before arriving at campground.  A waste station with 
potable water, is available for a fee at the Pinegrove (national forest) 
campground.  Access requires backing into waste station.

FACILITIES
Vaults: Yes
Flush Toilets: No
Hot Showers: No
Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No

Public Phone: No
Playground: No
No. Water Spigots: 1
  No. Threaded: 0

Comments:
There is a single water tank for obtaining potable water.

WATER SPORTS
Lake: Yes
Swimming (provided): No
Sailing: Yes
Boat Ramp: Yes
Boat Carry Down Access: No
Power Boating: Yes
Boating (no power): Yes
Water Skiing: No
Rafting (whitewater): No
Kayaking (whitewater): No

Comments:
Ashurst Lakes is 230 acres and is excellent for wind surfing and 
Sunfish sailing.  Power boats are limited to 8hp.  The boat ramp 
is primitive and rocky at its end.

HIKING - No

FISHING   
Brown and Rainbow Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Blue Ridge VISIT DATE: 06/01/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Mogollon Rim NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Winslow RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Winslow, AZ, take State Rt. 87 south 42.4 miles to Moqui sign. Turn left at sign onto single-lane dirt road and go 1.1 miles into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,900 feet. The campground is located in mature Ponderosa pines. Most sites use parallel parking aprons. Licensed ATVs are permitted in the campground. If there is a host at campground, there are only nine sites. There are limited groceries and gas at intersection of State Rt. 87 and Forest Rt. 3. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 20 through September 30 Note: Due to drought conditions campground may close early; contact ranger district office for status. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $8 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 2 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 8 Total Sites: 10 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 10 No. Grilles on Sites: 10 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 8 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 9' X 26' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt. There is a waste station at the Happy Jack Lodge and RV Park. It is located 2 miles north of State Rt. 87 on Forest Rt. 3. Expect to pay a fee. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The Happy Jack Lodge & RV Park (see RV comments for location) does provide showers for a fee - towel and soap are also provided. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No Comments: The Arizona Trail is nearby. FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Bonito VISIT DATE: 6/6/2002 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Flagstaff NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Flagstaff RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Flagstaff, AZ, take US Rt. 89 north 12.5 miles to Sunset Crater/Wupaiki signs. Turn right at sign and go 1.9 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,900 ft. The campground is next to entrance of the Sunset Crater Volcano and Wupatki National Monuments. The campground is dotted with Ponderosa pines and there is almost no understory. This is because of black volcanic "gravel" put down when the Sunset Volcano last erupted in AD 1250. The Wupatki National Monument consists of pueblo ruins that were occupied by Sinagua Indians from about 1100-1225 AD. This ground cover and the close proximity of the two National Monuments makes the campground a most interesting place to camp. Interpretive programs are provided on weekends during the summer. Firewood is available for a fee. There are pedestal grilles and fire rings at each camp site. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open Friday in May through Columbus Day - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $18 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 43 Total Sites: 43 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 43 No. Grilles on Sites: 43 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 15 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 45.5' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. RVrs should fill water tank before arriving at campground. FACILITIES Vaults: No Flush Toilets: Yes Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 3 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Canyon Vista VISIT DATE: 6/6/2002 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Flagstaff NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Flagstaff RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: In Flagstaff, AZ, at the intersection of Beulah Blvd. and Lake Mary Rd., take Lake Mary Rd. south 5.5 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,900 ft. The campground, located near Lower Lake Mary and Walnut Canyon, is comprised of Ponderosa pine, other mixed conifers, Aspen and oak. There are views of the San Francisco Peaks and other areas providing good photo opportunities. The campground is primarily composed of a series of four two-site loops at the edge of a small meadow. It is convenient to sports rock climbing at The Pitt. Flagstaff is close by For a day trip and cook's night out. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open first Friday in May through Columbus Day - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $16 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 11 Total Sites: 11 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 11 No. Grilles on Sites: 10 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: See below Comments: The parking aprons ar dirt. Parking aprons are irregular in shape but will accommodate any size RV. Recommend filling fresh water tanks before arriving. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The source of potable water is a water buffalo. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No Comments: Sandy's Canyon Trail (foot and horse) - 1 mile provides access to Arizona Trail FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Cave Springs VISIT DATE: 06/08/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Red Rock NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Red Rock RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Sedona, AZ, take State Rt. 89A north 9.8 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign into the campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation 5,400 feet. This popular campground, full most weekends, is one of four in the Oak Creek Canyon Recreation Area (also known as "Red Rock Country"). It is located on the west side of Oak Creek in a Riparian area nestled in a pleasantly thick forest of Ponderosa pine, Gambel oaks, and maple trees. The understory is grass with fern scattered throughout. There are six overlapping loops, A through F, with numerous side-by-side campsites. From the campground entrance booth, fishing supplies, limited groceries, firewood and ice are available for a fee. The campground is an excellent location for exploring the Sedona area. Privacy between campsites is minimal. The drive along State Rt. 89A through Oak Creek Canyon or "Red Rock Country" is beautiful. The rock formations are spectacular with colors changing from gray to red and back. There are excellent vistas along the way to take in the beauty of the canyon. One fun place for the whole family is Slide Rock State Park, south of mile marker 382 on State Rt. 89A. There, enjoy playing in Oak Creek with tire tubs, inflatable rafts, shooting natural rock slides, etc. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open April 1 through October 15 Note: Due to drought conditions campground may close early; contact ranger district office for status. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $18 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 7 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 82 Total Sites: 82 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 82 No. Grilles on Sites: 82 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 3 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12.5' X 40' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. Some of the interior roads are tight and narrow, making manuevering large rigs a challenge. An RV waste station with no potable water, is available for a fee at the Giant gas station off Interstate 17 (Exit 198) - left at end of exit to Giant on the right. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: Yes Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: Yes Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 11 No. Threaded: 3 Comments: Hot showers are available for a fee. WATER SPORTS - None Comments: Wading in Oak Creek is possible. And, take a "beater trail" next to site F10 to a section of Oak Creek containing some swimming holes; adult supervision is suggested. HIKING Harding Springs Trail #51 (foot) - 0.7 miles Other trails are available throughout the Oak Creek Canyon corridor. Contact the ranger district office for more information. FISHING Rainbow Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Clear Creek VISIT DATE: 06/09/1998 UPDATE DATE: 1/27/2014 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Red Rock NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Camp Verde RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Camp Verde, AZ, take State Rt. 260 east 5.3 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign onto dirt road and go 0.5 miles to campground sign. Bear left into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 3,200 feet. The campground is like an oasis with a functional irrigation ditch running through it and West Clear Creek along the boundary. The sites are shaded by huge Cottonwood and Sycamore trees. There is a bare earth open field where sports activites could be organized. Firewood is available for a fee. Conveniet to Camp Verde, AZ, the campground has two loops. The larger loop is comfortable for most recreational vehicles (rv) while the small loop would be tight for large (rv); note warning sign at loop's entry. Old trees and nearby water attract a good size population of birds. The bare ground understory and close campsites results in poor to fair privacy between campsites. Possible day trips are V Bar V Heritage Site (largest known collection of petroglyphs in Verde Valley - N34 39.924, W111 42.964), Montezuma Castle National Monument (Pueblo Indian cliff dwelling) and the sights of Sedona, AZ. SEASONS Open Seasonal: No Open All Year: Yes RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $16 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 7 Note: Due to drought conditions campground may close early; contact ranger district office for status. CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 1 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 17 Total Sites: 18 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 18 No. Grilles on Sites: 18 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 17' X 36' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 2 No. Threaded: 2 WATER SPORTS - None Comments: Wading in West Clear Creek is possible. HIKING - No FISHING Rainbow Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Dairy Springs VISIT DATE: 06/04/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: flagstaff NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Flagstaff RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: In Flagstaff, AZ, off Interstate 17, take Exit 339 (Lake Mary Rd./Mormon Rd.). Turn south onto Lake Mary Rd. and go 20.5 miles to Mormon Lake Village sign. Turn right at sign and go 3.6 miles to campground sign. Turn right into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,100 feet. The campground is located across from the seasonal Mormon Lake in large mature Ponderosa pine and young Gambel oaks with a grassy understory. The dense vegetation provide good privacy between sites. Irregular shaped sites can accommodate large families. Intrepetive programs are offered during the summer season. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open first Friday in May through Columbus Day - weather dependent Note: Due to drought conditions campground may close early; contact ranger district office for status. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $16 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 3 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 27 Total Sites: 30 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 30 No. Grilles on Sites: 28 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 2 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 16' X 44' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt. The interior roads are narrow with some tight turn arounds. RVs should fill water tanks before arriving at campground. A waste station with potable water, is available for a fee at the Pinegrove (national forest) campground. Access requires backing into waste station. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 5 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Ledges Trail (foot, mountain bike & horse) - 0.75 miles Diary Springs Loop Nature Trail (foot) - 0.5 miles Connector to Arizona Trail (foot, horse, mountain bike) - .2 miles FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Double Springs VISIT DATE: 06/04/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: flagstaff NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Flagstaff RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: In Flagstaff, AZ, off Interstate 17, take Exit 339 (Lake Mary Rd./Mormon Rd.). Turn south onto Lake Mary Rd. and go 20.5 miles to Mormon Lake Village sign. Turn right at sign and go 4.9 miles to campground sign. Turn right into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,100 feet. The campground is located across the road from the seasonal Mormon Lake in a large stand of Ponderosa pines and Gambel oaks with grass understory. Privacy between sites is good. Year-round creeks provide musical background throughout campground. Some private residences are located at far end of campground. Sites 14 and 15 are tent only - getting in and out with an RV is difficult. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open first Friday in May through September 5 Note: Due to drought conditions campground may close early; contact ranger district office for status. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $16 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 7 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 8 Total Sites: 15 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 15 No. Grilles on Sites: 15 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 19' X 45' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt. RVs should fill water tanks before arriving at campground. A waste station with potable water, is available for a fee at the Pinegrove (national forest) campground. Access requires backing into waste station. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 5 No. Threaded: 1 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Lakeview (foot and mountain bike) - 0.5 miles Arizona Trial (foot, horse, mountain bike) - 817 miles FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Forked Pine VISIT DATE: 06/05/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Flagstaff NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Flagstaff RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: In Flagstaff, AZ, off Interstate 17, take Exit 339 (Lake Mary Rd./Mormon Rd.). Turn south onto Lake Mary Rd. and go 17.1 miles to Ashurst Lake sign. Turn left at sign and go 3.9 miles to stop sign. Turn left after stop sign onto dirt road and go 1.1 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,100 feet. There are three loops - A through C. Loop B has no vault. The campground is located on Ashurst Lake in some Ponderosa and Juniper pines. There are lots of birds and waterfowl, Blue Heron, among others. Most sites overlook the lake with a view of the San Francisco Peaks. The understory is rocky and grass and privacy between sites is fair. Because of consistent winds, the lake is excellent for wind surfing and Sunfish sailing. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 7 through October 11 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $16 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 6 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 19 Total Sites: 25 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: No Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 25 No. Grilles on Sites: 25 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 14.5' X 33' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. RVs should fill water tanks before arriving at campground. A waste station with potable water, is available for a fee at the Pinegrove (national forest) campground. Access requires backing into waste station. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: At time of visit, only water available was in a tank on Loop A. WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: Yes Boat Ramp: Yes Boat Carry Down Access: Yes Power Boating: Yes Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Ashurst Lakes is 230 acres. The boat ramp at campground is in dis-repair. Use ramp on west side of the lake in the Ashurst campground. Excellent lake for wind surfing and Sunfish sailing. Power boats are limited to 8hp. HIKING - No FISHING Brown and Rainbow Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Knoll Lake VISIT DATE: 05/31/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Mogollon Rim NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Winslow RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Winslow, AZ, take State Rt. 87 south 41.6 miles to Knoll Lake/Rim Road sign (Forest Rt. 95). Turn left onto Rt. 95 (dirt) and go 7 miles to "Y" intersection and Knoll Lake sign. Bear left and go 2 miles to another "Y" intersection and Knoll Lake sign (Forest Rt. 321). Bear right onto Rt. 321 and go 10.1 miles to "T" intersection and Knoll Lake sign (Forest Rt. 300). Turn left onto Rt. 300 and go 4.5 miles to Knoll Lake sign (Forest Rt. 295E). Turn left onto Rt. 295E and go 3.8 miles to Knoll Lake campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. NOTE: Starting with Forest Rt. 95, the roads are dirt and gravel all the way to campground. They vary in width from a wide two-lane road down to narrow single-lane. Washboards are common. The roads are mostly level with a few sections that are steep and curvy. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,400 feet. The Forest roads to the campground are scenic, especially Forest Rt. 300. It has some spectacular vistas from the Mogollon Rim. The campground is scenic and heavily wooded with Ponderosa pine and some Douglas fir; the understory is grassy. Firewood is provided for a fee. There is sufficient distance between sites to afford some privacy. There are limited groceries and gas 9.9 miles south on State Rt. 87 (from Forest Rt. 95). There are some good day trips from the campground, such as one of the Cabin Loop Trails, General Crook Trail and views from the Mogollon Rim. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open April 27 through September 30 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $14 per day $28 per day - double Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 7 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 23 Total Sites: 30 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 30 No. Grilles on Sites: 30 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 7 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 43' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt; some are irregular in shape. RV waste can be dumped in the vaults at campground. There is a waste station at the Happy Jack Lodge and RV Park. It is located 2 miles north of State Rt. 87 on Forest Rt. 3. Expect to pay a fee. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 4 No. Threaded: 3 Comments: The Happy Jack Lodge & RV Park (see RV comments for location) does provide showers for a fee - towel and soap are also provided. WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: No Boat Ramp: Yes Boat Carry Down Access: No Power Boating: Yes Boating (no power): Yes Water Skiing: No Rafting (whitewater): No Kayaking (whitewater): No Comments: Knoll Lake is 77 acres. Power boats are limited to electric motors only. Access to the boat ramp is in the day-use area. HIKING - No FISHING Brown and Rainbow Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Lakeview VISIT DATE: 06/05/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Flagstaff NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Flagstaff RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: In Flagstaff, AZ, off Interstate 17, take Exit 339 (Lake Mary Rd./Mormon Rd.). Turn south onto Lake Mary Rd. and go 13 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,900 ft. The campground, a long single loop, is located on a hillside across from Forest Rt. 3 and Lake Mary. Ponderosa pine provide shade and block the view of Lake Mary from most campsites. The access route is is not heavily used so traffic noise is minimal. Privacy between campsites is minimal. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open first Friday in May through Columbus Day - weather dependent RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED $16 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 14 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 16 Total Sites: 30 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 30 No. Grilles on Sites: 30 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 9 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 25' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. RVs should fill water tanks before arriving at campground. A waste station with potable water, is available for a fee at the Pinegrove (national forest) campground. Access requires backing into waste station. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 2 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: There is a single, small tank for potable water. RVs should fill water tank before arriving at campground. WATER SPORTS - None Comments: The seasonal Lake Mary is across Forest Rt. 3 where there is fishing and most water sports. There are no power boat motor restrictions. HIKING Wood Trail (paved - foot) - 0.5 miles FISHING There is fishing at the nearby, seasonal Lake Mary - trout, Northern pike and Walleye.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Little Elden Springs Horse Camp VISIT DATE: 06/03/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Flagstaff NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Flagstaff RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Flagstaff, AZ, take US Rt. 89 north 5.3 miles to Elden Springs Rd. sign. Turn left at sign onto dirt road and go 2.1 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign and go 0.3 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,200 ft. The campground, for horse/mule campers only, is located at the base of Mt. Elden in Ponderosa pines and Gambel oaks with a high grassy understory. Built for and by horse lovers, most sites have an area for a portable corral and all are equipped with highlines. The trail system will satisfy the novice as well as the expert equestrian. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open first Friday in May through Columbus Day - weather day RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $20 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 15 Total Sites: 15 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 15 No. Grilles on Sites: 15 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 15 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: See comments below Comments: The parking aprons are dirt. Most pull throughs will accommodate any size RV or horse trailer and tow vehicle. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 6 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING A trail connects the campground to a network of riding trails (Mt. Elden/Dry Lake Hills Trail System) on Mt. Elden. Besides horses, the trail system also accommodates hikers and mountain bikers. Contact Flagstaff District Ranger Office for information and maps. FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Lockett Meadow VISIT DATE: 6/6/2002 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: flagstaff NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Flagstaff RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Flagstaff, AZ, take US Rt. 89 north 12.5 miles to Forest Rt. 420 (across from the Sunset Crater National Monument turnoff). Turn left onto Rt. 420 and go 0.6 miles to "T" intersection (Forest Rt. 552). Turn right onto Rt. 552 and proceed 1.2 miles to campground sign. Turn right and go 2.8 miles to a "T" intersection. Turn right and go 0.1 miles to campground. NOTE: Once off US Rt. 89, expect single lane dirt roads some of which may be risky to travel on during rainy season. Check with ranger district office for road conditions. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,600 ft. The campground, comprised of a large loop encircleing Lockett Meadow, is rustic offering views of the San Francisco Peaks. Aspen trees are throughout and surround Lockett Meadow. Excellent hiking opportunities, into the heart of an ancient volcano from Lockett Meadow via the Inner Basin Trail, are offered. A must day trip is to the Sunset Crater National Monument, about 5 to 6 miles from the campground. Wildlife sightings, such as bear, elk, porcupine, and hennit thrush, can be expected at this campground. Because of the abundance of Aspen, fall colors should be a delight. Besides old Aspen trees, there are also Ponderosa pine and Douglas fir. The views from the campground are breathtaking. Although there are no grilles, each campsite has a fire ring. The campground is pack it in, pack it out. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 18 through Columbus Day RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $12 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 17 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 0 Total Sites: 17 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 17 No. Grilles on Sites: 0 FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 0 No. Threaded: 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Inner Basin Trail #29 (foot, horse, mountain bike) - 2 miles Waterline Trail (foot, horse, mountain bike) - 3 miles accesses a network of trails FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Manzanita VISIT DATE: 06/08/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Red Rock NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Red Rock RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Sedona, AZ, take State Rt. 89A north 4.5 miles to the driveway entrance of campground. Bear right into campground. NOTE: Entrance into campground is not well marked. If the Canyon Wren cabins are reached, turn around and try again. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 4,800 feet. This popular campground, full most weekends, is one of four in the Oak Creek Canyon Recreation Area, which is also referred to as "Red Rock Country." Manzanita is the first campground reached in the Recreation Area. It is a single loop, with some grass, located next to Oak Creek with some sites overlooking the creek. The area is wooded with Ponderosa, Gambel oak, Ash maple and several other species of trees. The campground is compact with no privacy between sites. Expect some traffic noise from State Rt. 89A. It is an excellent location for sightseeing around the Sedona area. The drive along State Rt. 89A through Oak Creek Canyon or "Red Rock Country" is beautiful. The rock formations are spectacular with colors changing from gray to red and back. There are excellent vistas along the way to take in the beauty of the canyon. One fun place for the whole family is Slide Rock State Park, south of mile marker 382 on State Rt. 89A.. There, enjoy playing in Oak Creek with tire tubs, inflatable rafts, shooting natural rock slides, etc. This is bear country; practice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: No Open All Year: Yes RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $18 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 7 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 18 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 0 Total Sites: 18 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 18 No. Grilles on Sites: 18 FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: Yes Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 3 No. Threaded: 3 WATER SPORTS - None Comments: Wading is possible in Oak Creek. HIKING Sterling Pass Trail (foot) - 2.4 miles, is closest to campground. Other trails are available throughout the Oak Creek Canyon corridor. Contact the Ranger District Office for more information. FISHING Rainbow Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Pine Flat VISIT DATE: 06/08/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Red Rock NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Red Rock RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Sedona, AZ, take State Rt. 89A north 10.6 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign for Pine Flat East and left for Pine Flat West. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 5,500 feet. The campground is one of four in the Oak Creek Canyon Recreation Area (also known as "Red Rock Country"). It straddles State Rt. 89A and is located in Ponderosa pine, Ash, maple and oak. Oak Creek runs alongside (west side). The campground is composed of two sections - West Pine Flat and East Pine Flat. It is an excellent location for exploring the "Red Rock Country." Some campsites in the west section overlook Oak Creek. The understory is grass and privacy between campsites is minimal. Firewood is available for a fee. The campground was originally built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930s. The water is spring-fed and is excellent. The drive along State Rt. 89A through Oak Creek Canyon or "Red Rock Country" is beautiful. The rock formations are spectacular with colors changing from gray to red and back. There are excellent vistas along the way to take in the beauty of the canyon. One fun place for the whole family is Slide Rock State Park, south of mile marker 382 on State Rt. 89A.. There, enjoy playing in Oak Creek with tire tubs, inflatable rafts, shooting natural rock slides, etc. This is bear country; practrice safe food storage techniques. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: The West section is open March 1 through November 15; the East section is open April 1 through November 15. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $18 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 7 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 3 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 53 Total Sites: 56 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 56 No. Grilles on Sites: 56 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 11' X 30' Comments: The parking aprons are mostly paved, some are gravel. An RV waste station, with no potable water, is available at the Giant gas station off Interstate 17 (Exit 198) - left at end of exit to Giant on the right - no charge. The entrance to each section is configured as a "Y". This forces RVrs wanting another look at the section to exit campground and re-enter the section. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: Yes Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 12 No. Threaded: 7 WATER SPORTS - None Comments: Wading in Canyon Creek is possible. HIKING Cook Stove Trail (foot only) - 0.7 miles, is closest to campground. Other trails are available throughout the Oak Creek Canyon corridor. Contact the Ranger District Office for more information. FISHING Rainbow Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Pinegrove VISIT DATE: 06/05/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Flagstaff NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Flagstaff RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: In Flagstaff, AZ, off Interstate 17, take Exit 339 (Lake Mary Rd./Mormon Rd.). Turn south onto Lake Mary Rd. and go 17.1 miles to campground sign. Turn right and go 0.7 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,900 feet. The elevation is 6,900 feet. The campground is a single loop through a grove of Ponderosa pine with some camp sites overlooking grass meadows. Although the camp sites are fairly well separated, the understory is grass, making privacy only fair. The lower numbered camp sites have a more open feel and are more widely separated. The higher numbered camp sites enjoy more shade but are closer together. Firewood is available for a fee and an interpretive program will be available during summer; check fee board for information. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open first Friday in May through Columbus Day RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED $18 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 46 Total Sites: 46 Tent Pads: Yes Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 46 No. Grilles on Sites: 46 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 12 Waste Station: Yes Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes Average Parking Apron Size: 13' X 45' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. No fee to Pinegrove campers for use of waste station; must back RV to facility. FACILITIES Vaults: No Flush Toilets: Yes Hot Showers: Yes Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 3 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: Hot showers are coin operated and a washer/dryer is available. WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING Trout in the nearby, seasonal Lake Mary.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Rock Crossing VISIT DATE: 06/01/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/28/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Mogollon Rim NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Winslow RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Winslow, AZ, take State Rt. 87 south 46.3 miles to Blue Ridge Reservoir Campground and Forest Rt. 751 signs. Turn left at signs onto Rt. 751 (dirt) and go 2.5 miles to campground sign. Turn right into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,000 feet. Campground is in a grassy field dotted with Ponderosa pines, Gamble oaks and Alligator Junipers. Four of the pull throughs are parallel parking. Some sites have delightful vistas. Licensed ATVs are permitted in the campground. There are gas and limited groceries available at the intersection of State Rt. 87 and Forest Rt. 3. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open April 20 through September 30 Note: Due to drought conditions campground may close early; contact ranger district office for status. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $8 per day - single $16 per day - double Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 4 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 29 Total Sites: 33 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes Equestrian Camping: No No. Tables on Sites: 33 No. Grilles on Sites: 33 RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 6 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 15' X 43' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt. An RV waste station is available for a fee at Happy Jack Lodge and RV Park. It is located 2 miles north of State Rt. 87 on Forest Rt. 3. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots: 4 No. Threaded: 4 Comments: Showers are available at the Happy Jack Lodge and RV park for a fee. Soap and towels are also available. See the RV Comments for location. WATER SPORTS - None Comments: The 280-acre Blue Ridge Reservoir is located 2.3 miles from campground on Forest Rt. 751. Power boat motors are limited to 8hp. There is a boat ramp. HIKING Access to the Arizona Trail FISHING - No Comments: Fishing is available at the Blue Ridge Reservoir, 2.3 miles from campground on Forest Rt. 751.




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