Centennial County Park Campground is an organized campground operated by La Paz County Parks in the McMullen Valley near the the Arizona desert towns of Wenden and Salome. The campground is a good jumping off point for exploring the nearby Harquahala and Harcuvar mountains.
There are 26 tent and RV campsites at Centennial County Park Campground, all of which offer a fire ring, picnic table, access to drinking water, and bathrooms with pay showers. The campground also offers access to a large playground, tennis and basketball courts, and 18 hole golf course. Access to supplies is readily available in the area.
Centennial County Park Campground Features
|Number of Campsites:||26 Campsites|
|Cost:||Dry Tent Camping: $8/day
RV Camping with partial hookups: $14/day
|Showers:||Yes – $2/campsite for access to shower room|
|RV/Trailer Length:||Not Defined|
|Cell Phone Service:||Yes|
|Operating Season:||Campground Open Year-round|
|Geo Coordinates:||33.784841, -113.559829|
|Nearest City/Town:||Wenden, Arizona|
|Location:||La Paz County, Arizona|
|Paved Road Access:||Yes|
|Proximity to Stores:||Less than 1 mile|
Centennial County Park Campground is located 3 miles from the town of Wenden. From Wenden, drive east on US 60 for 1 mile and head south on Centennial Park Road. Drive for 2 miles to the campground entrance.
|Web:||La Paz County Parks|
|Reservations:||Not Accepted – First-come/First-Served|
When To Go
Early Spring – Early Summer & Fall – Centennial County Park Campground is in the desert, so it gets pretty hot in the summer, and is the low season for the area. We recommend going in spring, early summer, and fall as the days will be warm and the nights will be cooler.
Sunday 12/17 0%
High 62° / Low 40°
Mostly sunny. High 62F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday 12/18 0%
High 64° / Low 37°
A mainly sunny sky. High 64F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday 12/19 0%
High 65° / Low 41°
Sunny. High near 65F. Winds light and variable.
Wednesday 12/20 0%
High 66° / Low 39°
Plentiful sunshine. High 66F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday 12/21 0%
High 54° / Low 33°
Mainly sunny. High 54F. Winds NW at 15 to 25 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Friday 12/22 0%
High 57° / Low 36°
A mainly sunny sky. High 57F. Winds light and variable.
What To Do
Off-road driving – There are several open desert OHV driving areas nearby.
Hiking – The Harcuvar & Harquahala Mountains are nearby and offer many opportunities for day hikes.