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CAMPGROUND NAME: Aspen

VISIT DATE: 05/26/1998

UPDATE DATE: 11/13/2014

STATE: Arizona

REGION: Southwestern

RANGER DISTRICT: Black Mesa

NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Forest Lakes

RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation

DIRECTIONS:
From Forest Lakes, AZ, take State Rt. 260 west 6.1 miles to Rim
Lakes Recreation Area sign (Forest Rt. 300).  Turn right onto Rt.
300 and go 3.3 miles to Woods Canyon/Forest Rt. 105 sign.  Turn
right onto Rt. 105 and go 1.1 miles to campground sign.  Turn
left at sign into campground.

GENERAL COMMENTS:
The elevation is 7,500 ft.

The campground is one of seven in the Rim Lakes Recreation Area. 
It is composed of four loops in alternating meadow and wooded
areas.  It is large and rambling and offers several camping 
experiences and environments from marshy meadows to a rocky 
forest.   For viewing, there are many birds, squirrels, deer and 
elk.  Most sites are well separated for privacy.  Firewood is 
available.  Interpretive programs are offered on weekends at the 
Canyon Point campground.  There are three nearby lakes accessible 
from this campground - Woods Canyon, Willow Springs and Bear Canyon.

SEASONS
Open Seasonal: Yes
Open All Year: No

Seasonal Comment:
Open May 15 through November 9

RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED
Rate: $19 per day
Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14

CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION
No. RV Sites: 0
No. Tent Sites: 1
No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 132
   
   Total Sites: 133

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

No. Tables on Sites: 133
No. Grilles on Sites: 133
Equestrian Camping:  No

RV INFORMATION
Hookups: None
No. RV Pull Throughs: 0
Waste Station: Yes
Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes 
Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 50'

Comments:
The parking aprons are paved.  There are waste stations (with
potable water) available for a fee on Forest Rt. 105 across from 
Crook campground and at Canyon Point campground on State Rt. 260.  

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

Public Phone: Yes
Playground: No
No. Water Spigots (non-site): 10
  No. Threaded: 1

Comments:
There is one wheelchair friendly toilet located near sites E and
F.

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:
Nearby are Woods Canyon Lake (52 acres - electric motors), Willow
Springs Lake (150 acres - up to 8hp motors) and Bear Canyon Lake
(65 acres - electric motors).

HIKING
Meadow Trail (paved - foot only) - 1.8 miles.

There are many other trails available in the Rim Lakes Recreation
Area; contact the Chevelon-Heber District Ranger's Office for
information.

FISHING   
Rainbow and Brown Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Black Canyon Rim VISIT DATE: 05/27/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/22/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Black Mesa NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Forest Lakes RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Forest Lakes, AZ, take State Rt. 260 east 1.1 miles to Black Canyon Lake sign (Forest Rt. 300). Turn right onto Rt. 300 (dirt road) and go 2.2 miles to an intersection and campground sign. Turn left and then immediately right into the campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,600. The campground is pack it in, pack it out and located adjacent to Forest Rt. 300 (General Crook Trail), along the rim of Black Canyon. It is rustic with young Ponderosa pine and grassy understory. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 15 through September 15. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 20 Total Sites: 20 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 20 No. Grilles on Sites: 20 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 16' X 48' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt and gravel. RVrs should fill up water tank before arriving at campground. An RV waste station with potable water is available for a fee at the (national forest) Canyon Point campground - 2.3 miles west on State Rt. 260. 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: Potable water is provided from a small water tank maintained by the campground host. WATER SPORTS - None Comments: The Black Canyon Lake is located 3.8 miles northeast of campground on Forest Rt. 86. It is 78 acres and power boats are limited to electric motors. HIKING - No FISHING - No Comments: Fishing (Rainbow and Brown Trout) is available at Black Canyon Lake, 3.8 miles northeast of campground on Forest Rt. 86.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Canyon Point VISIT DATE: 05/25/1998 UPDATE DATE: 11/13/2014 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Black Mesa NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Forest Lakes RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Forest Lakes, AZ, take State Rt. 260 west 1.2 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,700. The campground is one of seven in the Rim Lakes Recreation Area. It is composed of two loops - A and B. Loop A offers some sites with electric hookups among Ponderosa pine. Loop B has no electric hookups and is composed of Ponderosa pine and Aspen. There is one wheelchair friendly vault at the intersection of Loops A and B and another (flush) at the main bathhouse located near the amphitheater. Firewood is available for a fee. There are interpretive programs held on weekends during the summer. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 15 through November 9 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $22 per day - no electric hookups $26 per day - electric hookups Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 5 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 99 Total Sites: 104 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 104 No. Grilles on Sites: 104 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION No. Full Hookups (includes waste): 0 No. Water and Electric Only: 0 No. Water Only: 0 No. Electric Only: 35 No. RV Pull Throughs: 24 Waste Station: Yes Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes Average Parking Apron Size: 14' X 61' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. Several of the pull throughs can accommodate more than one RV. Many of the sites can accommodate any size RV. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: Yes Hot Showers: Yes Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 12 No. Threaded: 11 Comments: Showers and flush toilets (all wheelchair friendly) are located near the amphitheater. There are three each private shower rooms for men and women with toilet. This configuration is especially nice for families with small children. 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: Nearby are Woods Canyon Lake (52 acres - electric motors), Willow Springs Lake (150 acres - up to 8hp motors) and Bear Canyon Lake (65 acres - electric motors). HIKING Back Alley (foot & mountain bike) - 2 miles Late Nite (loop, foot and mountain bike) - 4 miles Take a picnic lunch on the Back Alley hike; there is picnic table at the end of hike with a scenic view from the Mogollon Rim. Along the way, detour slightly to view the "Sinkhole." There are many other trails available in the Rim Lakes Recreation Area; contact the Chevelon-Heber District Ranger's Office for information. FISHING Rainbow and Brown Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Crook VISIT DATE: 05/26/1998 UPDATE DATE: 11/13/2014 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Black Mesa NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Forest Lakes RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Forest Lakes, AZ, take State Rt. 260 west 6.1 miles to Rim Lakes Recreation Area sign (Forest Rt. 300). Turn right onto Rt. 300 and go 3.3 miles to Woods Canyon Lake/Forest Rt. 105 sign (Forest Rt. 105). Turn right onto Rt. 105 and go 0.2 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,500 ft. The campground is one of seven campgrounds in the Rim Lakes Recreation Area. It has a figure eight-like configuration with parallel parking (pull through) at each site. Young Ponderosa pine dominate the campground. Some sites have little or no space for tents. Firewood is available for a fee. Interpretive programs available during the summer at the (National Forest) Canyon Point campground. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 15 through November 9 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 5 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 21 Total Sites: 26 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 0 No. Grilles on Sites: 26 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 26 Waste Station: Yes Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes Average Parking Apron Size: 9' X 60' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: Yes Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: Water is provided from a small tank at the host site. RVs should fill up water tank at waste station. 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: Nearby are Woods Canyon Lake (52 acres - electric motors), Willow Springs Lake (150 acres - up to 8hp motors) and Bear Canyon Lake (65 acres - electric motors). HIKING The Rim Lakes Recreation Area offers many trails. Contact the Chevelon-Heber District Ranger's Office for information and maps. FISHING Rainbow and Brown Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Fool Hollow Lake VISIT DATE: 05/21/1998 UPDATE DATE: 11/13/2014 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Lakeside NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Show Low RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: In Show Low, AZ, at the intersection of State Rts. 260 and 77 and US Rt. 60, take State Rt. 260 (Clark Rd.) west 1.9 miles to Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area sign (Old Linden Rd.). Turn right onto Old Linden Rd. and go 0.6 miles to another Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area sign. Turn left at sign and go 0.5 miles to campground entrance. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,300 ft. This campground was developed as a partnership between the USDA, Forest Service; Arizona State Parks; Arizona Game and Fish and the City of Show Low. Corporate sponsors are the Arizona Public Service and McCarty Construction Co. The Arizona State Parks manages the campground for the partnership. Operation of generators is prohibited. The campground is composed of seven loops: Mallard, Red Head, Ruddy Duck, Cinnamon Teal, Osprey, Bald Eagle and Northern Harrier. Osprey, Bald Eagle and Northern Harrier offer no hookups, but provide attractive tent or RV sites. All other loops have a mixture of electric and water hookups or full hookups. The campground is adjacent to Fool Hollow Lake and is composed of Ponderosa and Juniper pines. Some sites overlook the lake. Interpretive programs and guided nature walks are provided during the summer season. The interior roads and parking aprons can handle most any size RV. SEASONS Open Seasonal: No Open All Year: Yes Seasonal Comment: Red Head Loop is open all year - full hookups RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $17 per day - no hookups $30 per day - with hookups The Golden Age and Golden Access passports are NOT honored. Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 120 Total Sites: 120 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 120 No. Grilles on Sites: 120 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION No. Full Hookups (includes waste): 59 No. Water and Electric Only: 29 No. Water Only: 0 No. Electric Only: 0 No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: Yes Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 65' Comments: The parking aprons are cement. FACILITIES Vaults: No Flush Toilets: Yes Hot Showers: Yes Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: Yes Playground: Yes No. Water Spigots (non-site): 10 No. Threaded: 10 Comments: Five of the seven loops have bathhouses with shower rooms affording privacy for the family or individual. These bathhouses have wheelchair friendly showers. The public phone is located at the Mallard Loop. WATER SPORTS Lake: Yes Swimming (provided): No Sailing: 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: Fool Hollow Lake is 149 acres. Power boats are limited to electric motors only. HIKING There is an unnamed 0.75-mile paved trail in the campground. FISHING Large and Smallmouth Bass, Catfish, Walleye and Rainbow/Brown Trout.

CAMPGROUND NAME: Lakeside VISIT DATE: 05/22/1998 UPDATE DATE: 11/13/2014 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Lakeside NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Lakeside RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: In Lakeside, AZ, on State Rt. 260 across from the Lakeside District Ranger's Office, turn onto Niels Hansen Ln. Immediately turn right into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,700 ft. The campground is adjacent to State Rt. 260 under Ponderosa pines. It is convenient for overnight stay. Not far from campground is the Porter Mountain Stable on Porter Mountain Rd. There, horses can be rented for guided trail rides. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 2 through November 10 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $14 per day - premium site $12 per day - regular site Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 17 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 65 Total Sites: 82 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 82 No. Grilles on Sites: 82 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 4 Waste Station: Yes Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes Average Parking Apron Size: 20' X 40' Comments: The parking aprons are dirt. A fee for dumping RV waste is charged even if registered in the campground. An alternative RV waste station is available for a fee at the Elk Horn RV Park on State Rt. 260, 1.7 miles west of the campground. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: Yes Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 4 No. Threaded: 4 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING - No FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Los Burros VISIT DATE: 05/21/1998 UPDATE DATE: 11/13/2014 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Lakeside NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Lakeside RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Lakeside, AZ, take State Rt. 260 east 6.8 miles (through McNary) to Vernon Rd. sign (County Rt. 3140). Turn left onto Vernon Rd. and go 0.2 miles to stop sign. Continue straight on dirt road and go 3.1 miles to where County Rt. 3140 changes to Forest Rt. 224. Continue straight on Rt. 224 for 4.1 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign an go 0.4 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 8,000 ft. The campground is pack it in, pack it out and is the former site of the Los Burros Ranger Station, which was built about 1909. The Ranger's house and barn are all that remain. There are several corrals for horses. Sites are large and widely scattered and located next to a large meadow. Campground has the "circle your wagons around the fire" feel. It is rustic and attractive with a grassy understory. There is gas, limited groceries and a casino in Hon-Dah, about 4 miles west on State Rt. 260 (from Vernon Rd.). Although used by equestrian campers, it is not designated just for their use. SEASONS Open Seasonal: No Open All Year: Yes Seasonal Comment: Open all year, weather permitting. Restrooms open only from May 1 through October 31. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: No charge Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 10 Total Sites: 10 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 10 No. Grilles on Sites: 10 Equestrian Camping: Yes RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 0 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: 30' X 93' Comments: The parking aprons are grass and not well defined. There is a waste station available for a fee at the Hon-Dah RV Park, 4 miles west on State Rt. 260 (from Mt. Vernon Rd.). water. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 0 WATER SPORTS - None HIKING Los Burros Trail (horse, foot & mountain bike) - 13 miles This trail accesses the White Mountain Trail network. FISHING - No

CAMPGROUND NAME: Mogollon VISIT DATE: 05/28/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/22/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Black Mesa NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Forest Lakes RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Forest Lakes, AZ, take State Rt. 260 west 6.1 miles to Rim Lakes Recreation Area sign (Forest Rt. 300). Turn right onto Rt. 300 and go 3.3 miles to an intersection. Continue straight on Rt. 300 (dirt) and go 0.7 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,500 ft. The campground is one of seven campgrounds in the Rim Lakes Recreation Area. It has a figure eight-like configuration with parallel parking (pull through) at each site. Woods are Ponderosa pine with grassy understory. Interpretive programs are offered at the (National Forest) Canyon Point campground. Firewood is available for a fee. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 15 through September 15. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 26 Total Sites: 26 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 18 No. Grilles on Sites: 26 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 26 Waste Station: Yes Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes Average Parking Apron Size: 9' X 60' Comments: The parking aprons are gravel. A waste station with potable water is available for a fee at the (National Forest) Canyon Point campground. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water is provided from a small water tank that is manually maintained by the concessionaire. RV water tanks should be initially filled at the (National Forest) Canyon Point campground's waste station. 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: Water sports available at the Woods Canyon (52 acres), Bear Canyon (65 acres) and Willow Springs (150 acres) Lakes. The latter permits motors up to 8hp and the rest are limited to electric motors. HIKING Rim Lakes Vista Trail #622 (loop, foot & mountain bike) - 6 miles The Rim Lakes Recreation Area offers many trails. Contact the Chevelon-Heber District Ranger's Office for information and maps. FISHING Rainbow and Brown Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Rim VISIT DATE: 05/26/1998 UPDATE DATE: 3/22/2013 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Black Mesa NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Forest Lakes RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Forest Lakes, AZ, take State Rt. 260 west 6.1 miles to Rim Lakes Recreation Area sign (Forest Rt. 300). Turn right onto Rt. 300 and go 0.8 miles to campground sign. Turn right into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,500 ft. Campground is one of seven campgrounds in the Rim Lakes Recreation Area. Campground has a figure eight-like configuration with parallel parking (pull through) at each site. The woods are primarily Ponderosa pine with no understory. There are interpretive programs offered at the (National Forest) Canyon Point campground. Firewood is available for a fee. There are three nearby lakes accessible from this campground - Woods Canyon, Bear Canyon and Willow Springs. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 15 through September 15. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 26 Total Sites: 26 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 26 No. Grilles on Sites: 26 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 26 Waste Station: Yes Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes Average Parking Apron Size: 9' X 60' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. The waste station, with potable water is available for a fee at the (National Forest) Canyon Point campground. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 1 No. Threaded: 0 Comments: The water is provided from a small water tank that is manually maintained by the concessionaire. RV water tanks should be filled at the (National Forest) Canyon Point campground's waste station. 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: Water sports available at the Woods Canyon (52 acres), Bear Canyon (65 acres) and Willow Springs (150 acres) Lakes. The latter permits motors up to 8hp and the rest are limited to electric motors. HIKING Rim Lakes Vista Trail (loop - foot and mountain bikes) - 6 miles The Rim Lakes Recreation Area offers many trails. Contact the Chevelon-Heber District Ranger's Office for information and maps. FISHING Rainbow and Brown Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Scott Reservoir VISIT DATE: 05/22/1998 UPDATE DATE: 11/13/2014 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Lakeside NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Lakeside RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: In Lakeside, AZ, take Porter Mountain Rd. north 1.4 miles to Scott Reservoir sign. Turn right at sign and go 0.6 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 6,700 ft. The campground is located on the banks of the Scott Reservoir among large Alligator Junipers. Originally a dispersed campground, it is slowly being converted to a developed campground and more RV friendly. While the campground can accommodate RVs, only small RVs are recommended - low branches, very rough and eroded interior roads limit RV access. Campground is popular spot for night fishing. Camp sites 1 through 5 are tent only - no turnaround for RVs. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open March 1 through October 31. RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: No charge Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 0 No. Tent Sites: 6 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 9 Total Sites: 15 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 15 No. Grilles on Sites: 15 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 1 Waste Station: No Average Parking Apron Size: See RV Comments Comments: The parking aprons are irregular in shape. The interior roads are rough, eroded, and dirt. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: Yes Public Phone: No Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 0 No. Threaded: 0 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: Scott Reservoir is a 70-acre irrigation lake. Water level may be low in the summer. Power boats are limited to electric motors. HIKING Access to the White Mountain Trail System, with its 11 loops and connector trails, is across the Reservoir's dam. FISHING Rainbow Trout, Largemouth Bass and Catfish

CAMPGROUND NAME: Sinkhole VISIT DATE: 05/26/1998 UPDATE DATE: 11/13/2014 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Black Mesa NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Forest Lakes RESERVATIONS: No DIRECTIONS: From Forest Lakes, AZ, take State Rt. 260 west 4.2 miles to Willow Springs Recreation Area sign (Forest Rt. 149). Turn right onto Rt. 149 and go 0.2 miles to campground sign. Turn left at sign into campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: The elevation is 7,500 ft. The Campground is one of seven campgrounds in the Rim Lakes Recreation Area. It has a figure eight-like configuration with parallel parking (pull through) at each site. Sites are heavily wooded with mature Ponderosa pines. Three sites are very rocky with no room for a tent. There are interpretive programs at the nearby (National Forest) Canyon Point campground. Firewood is available for a fee. Understory is rocky and grassy. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 15 through November 9 RATE AND MAXIMUM STAY PERMITTED Rate: $15 per day Maximum Stay Permitted (days): 14 CAMPGROUND SITE CONFIGURATION No. RV Sites: 3 No. Tent Sites: 0 No. Combined Sites (Tent or RV): 23 Total Sites: 26 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: Yes Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 26 No. Grilles on Sites: 26 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 26 Waste Station: Yes Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes Average Parking Apron Size: 9' X 60' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. The waste station with potable water is available for a fee at the (National Forest) Canyon Point campground. 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 water is provided from a small water tank that is manually maintained by the concessionaire. RV water tanks should be initially filled at the (National Forest) Canyon Point campground's waste station. 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: Water sports available at the Woods Canyon (52 acres), Bear Canyon (65 acres) and Willow Springs (150 acres) Lakes. The latter permits motors up to 8hp and the rest are limited to electric motors. HIKING The Rim Lakes Recreation Area offers many trails. Contact the Chevelon-Heber District Ranger's Office for information and maps. FISHING Rainbow and Brown Trout

CAMPGROUND NAME: Spillway VISIT DATE: 05/26/1998 UPDATE DATE: 11/13/2014 STATE: Arizona REGION: Southwestern RANGER DISTRICT: Black Mesa NEAREST CITY/TOWN: Forest Lakes RESERVATIONS: 1-877-444-6777 or make on-line reservation DIRECTIONS: From Forest Lakes, AZ, take State Rt. 260 west 6.1 miles to Rim Lakes Recreation Area sign (Forest Rt. 300). Turn right onto Rt. 300 and go 3.3 miles to Woods Canyon Lake/Forest Rt. 105 sign. Turn right onto Rt. 105 and go 1.1 miles to campground sign. Turn right at sign and go 0.3 miles to campground. GENERAL COMMENTS: Ther elevation is 7,500 ft. Campground is one of seven located in the Rim Lakes Recreation Area. Campground is located adjacent to the Woods Canyon Lake and spillway in a grove of mature Ponderosa pines, which provide shade but little screening between sites. The understory is grassy with some sites overlooking the lake and spillway. This is a pretty little campground, popular for families and fishermen. Limited groceries, supplies and boat rentals (electric motor and rowboats) are available at the Woods Canyon Store located at the end of Forest Rt. 105. Firewood is available for a fee. Interpretive programs are offered at the nearby (National Forest) Canyon Point campground. SEASONS Open Seasonal: Yes Open All Year: No Seasonal Comment: Open May 15 through November 9 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): 24 Total Sites: 24 Tent Pads: No Open Sites: No Wooded Sites: Yes No. Tables on Sites: 24 No. Grilles on Sites: 24 Equestrian Camping: No RV INFORMATION Hookups: None No. RV Pull Throughs: 6 Waste Station: Yes Potable Water at Waste Station: Yes Average Parking Apron Size: 12' X 45' Comments: The parking aprons are paved. Maneuverability for some RVs on the interior roads is tight. The waste stations are located 0.9 miles south on Forest Rt. 105 (across from Crook campground) and 6.9 miles east on State Rt. 260 at the Canyon Point campground. There is potable water and the fee is $3 at both locations. FACILITIES Vaults: Yes Flush Toilets: No Hot Showers: No Wheelchair Friendly Toilets: No Public Phone: Yes Playground: No No. Water Spigots (non-site): 2 No. Threaded: 1 Comments: Public phone located at Woods Canyon Store. 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: Woods Canyon Lake is 52 acres. Willow Springs (150 acres) and Bear Canyon Lakes (65 acres) are also nearby. Motors are limited to electric, except at Willow Springs which is up to 8hp. HIKING Meadow Trail (foot) - 1.8 miles The Rim Lakes Recreation Area offers many trails. Contact the Chevelon-Heber District Ranger's Office for information and maps. FISHING Rainbow and Brown Trout




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