Marapai Road Campground is a small campground primitive campground in the Prescott Basin area, just outside of the city of Prescott, Arizona. The campground is just south of nearby White Spar Campground in Prescott National Forest.
The 7 widely-spaced campsites at Marapai Road Campground. All of the campsites at Marapai Road Campground can fit an RV or trailer. The campsites do not offer any amenities other than a fire ring. There is a post in the ground that is numbered to mark each designated campsite. All trash must be packed out. There is no fee for camping at this campground. Supplies can found nearby in Prescott.
The campsites are technically open all year, but beware the area does get snow in the winter.
Marapai Road Campground Features
|Campground Type:||Organized, Primitive|
|Number of Campsites:||7 Campsites|
|Trash/Dumpsters:||None – Pack it out|
|RV/Trailer Length:||Not Specified|
|Cell Phone Service:||Possible|
|Operating Season:||Campground Open Year-round|
|Nearest City/Town:||Prescott, Arizona|
|Location:||Yavapai County, Arizona|
|Paved Road Access:||Yes|
|Proximity to Stores:||5 Miles|
Head south on Montezuma Street in Prescott for 3.6 miles. It will turn into White Spar Hwy. 89. Turn left on Ponderosa Park Road, and drive for about a mile. Turn left on Forest Road 64. Marapai Road Campground is situated along this road.
Maps & Brochures
|Web:||Prescott National Forest|
|Reservations:||Not Accepted – First Come, First Served|
When To Go
Summer through Fall – Summertime can get a little warmer, but the weather is still great. Snow is possible in the winter.
Wednesday 12/12 0%
High 56° / Low 25°
Partly cloudy. High 56F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday 12/13 0%
High 52° / Low 27°
A mainly sunny sky. High 52F. Winds light and variable.
Friday 12/14 0%
High 56° / Low 34°
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 56F. Winds light and variable.
Saturday 12/15 0%
High 58° / Low 30°
Partly cloudy. High 58F. Winds light and variable.
Sunday 12/16 10%
High 58° / Low 32°
Mostly sunny skies. High 58F. Winds light and variable.
Monday 12/17 30%
High 54° / Low 30°
Chance of Rain
Partly cloudy skies early. A few showers developing later in the day. High 54F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 30%.
Be Sure to Bring
What To Do
Hiking & Mountain Biking – There are numerous hiking trails in the area, some of which are also suitable for mountain biking.