Craggy Wash Dispersed Camping Area is a free camping spot located in the desert on BLM land north of Lake Havasu City, east of the Colorado River and US Highway 95. The area where Craggy Wash is located in a rocky desert spot with little vegetation, that can be rough on tent-campers, but is popular with large RVs and tent campers alike. While Craggy Wash is an unofficial BLM campsites, there surprisingly is a campground host here that checks visitors in and advises them of the rules of the area. The area can be crowded with large RVs but is usually pretty quiet.
There are no amenities at Craggy Wash Dispersed Camping Area. Access to the camping area is via a sandy dirt road through a wash that is narrow at spots. The nearest store for supplies is located about 5 miles away.
Craggy Wash Dispersed Camping Area Features
|Number of Campsites:||Unlimited|
|Use Level:||Medium – High|
|RV/Trailer Length:||Not Defined – Large RVs OK|
|Cell Phone Service:||Yes|
|Operating Season:||Campground Open Year-round|
|Geo Coordinates:||34.593966, -114.359766|
|Nearest City/Town:||Lake Havasu City, Arizona|
|Location:||Mohave County, Arizona|
|Paved Road Access:||None|
|Proximity to Stores:||1.5 Miles to Lake Havasu City, Arizona|
Craggy Wash is located east of US 95 north of Lake Havasu City, Arizona near mile marker 190.
|Web:||BLM – Lake Havasu Arizona Field Office|
|Reservations:||Not Accepted – First-come / First-served|
When To Go
Fall – Early Summer & Fall – This area of the Mojave Desert gets very hot in the summer, and is the low season for the area.
Monday 06/26 0%
High 116° / Low 83°
Sunny. High 116F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday 06/27 0%
High 113° / Low 80°
Sunny skies. High 113F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday 06/28 0%
High 111° / Low 78°
Sunny skies. High 111F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday 06/29 0%
High 109° / Low 79°
Sunny skies. High 109F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday 06/30 0%
High 110° / Low 81°
Sunny skies. High around 110F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday 07/01 0%
High 111° / Low 81°
Sunny skies. High 111F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph.
What To Do
Hiking and Rock Climbing – There is open desert that is available for free range hiking to a number of peaks that are ideal for rock climbing.