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.
Tuesday 10/16 10%
High 65° / Low 51°
Generally cloudy. High 63F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday 10/17 0%
High 72° / Low 53°
A mainly sunny sky. High 72F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday 10/18 0%
High 75° / Low 55°
Sunny skies. High around 75F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday 10/19 0%
High 80° / Low 60°
A mainly sunny sky. High around 80F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday 10/20 0%
High 81° / Low 62°
Sunny. High 81F. Winds E at 15 to 25 mph.
Sunday 10/21 50%
High 78° / Low 60°
Chance of Rain
Showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 78F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
What To Do
Hiking – This is a popular activity in the area withe several hiking destinations nearby.