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 01/20 40%
High 54° / Low 33°
Chance of Rain
Rain showers this morning with some sunshine during the afternoon hours. High 54F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Sunday 01/21 0%
High 57° / Low 34°
Mainly sunny. High 57F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Monday 01/22 0%
High 61° / Low 38°
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 61F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday 01/23 0%
High 68° / Low 42°
Mainly sunny. High 68F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday 01/24 0%
High 71° / Low 45°
Sunny. High 71F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday 01/25 0%
High 67° / Low 37°
A mainly sunny sky. High 67F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph.
What To Do
Hiking – This is a popular activity in the area withe several hiking destinations nearby.