Burro Creek Campground is a small desert campground situated in a canyon along the creek of the same name and is a popular winter camping spot. The campground offers access to the sandy banks of the flowing creek in the canyon with views of the Highway 93 bridges arching overhead. Hiking is popular in the area with access to several backcountry areas and hiking trails nearby leading to the Aubrey Peak Wilderness and Arrastra Mountain.
The campground is a wide open space dotted with shade ramadas marking the campsites. There are 30 campsites available for tent and RV camping. Each campsite includes a picnic table, fire ring, shade ramadas, and access to vault toilets.
Burro Creek Campground Features
|Number of Campsites:||30 Campsites|
|Use Level:||Medium – High|
|Beach/Lake Access:||Sort Of – There is a sandy beach along the creek|
|RV/Trailer Length:||Not Defined – Very Large Access|
|RV/Trailer Amenities:||Dump Station|
|Cell Phone Service:||None|
|Operating Season:||Campground open year-round|
|Geo Coordinates:||34.537920, -113.450232|
|Nearest City/Town:||Wickenburg, Arizona|
|Location:||Mohave County, Arizona|
|Paved Road Access:||Yes to campground – Unpaved in campground|
|Proximity to Stores:||59 Miles to Wickenburg, Arizona|
|Directions:||From Wickenburg: drive northwest on Highway 93 for 59 miles. Turn left at the signed turnoff, continue 1.5 miles to the Burro Creek Campground.From Kingman: Drive east for 17 miles on I-40, then head south for 53 miles on Highway 93. The recreation site turnoff is one mile south of Burro Creek Bridge. Turn right at the signed turnoff, continue 1.5 miles to the Burro Creek Campground.|
|Web:||Bureau of Land Management – Kingman Field Office|
|Reservations:||Not Accepted – First-come/First-Served|
When To Go
Fall – Spring – Burro Creek Campground is a popular destination in the winter, but can be too hot in the summer for camping.
Saturday 07/21 40%
High 99° / Low 78°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Scattered thunderstorms during the morning. Partly cloudy skies this afternoon. High 99F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Sunday 07/22 0%
High 104° / Low 81°
Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High 104F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday 07/23 0%
High 109° / Low 83°
Partly cloudy skies. High 109F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday 07/24 0%
High 111° / Low 84°
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 111F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday 07/25 0%
High 109° / Low 82°
Partly cloudy skies. High 109F. SE winds shifting to WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday 07/26 0%
High 104° / Low 80°
Sunshine and some clouds. High 104F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
What To Do
Hiking – This is a popular activity in the area withe several hiking destinations nearby.