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.
Sunday 09/23 0%
High 82° / Low 58°
Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the upper 50s.
Monday 09/24 20%
High 79° / Low 55°
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 79F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday 09/25 10%
High 80° / Low 54°
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High near 80F. Winds light and variable.
Wednesday 09/26 0%
High 86° / Low 55°
Mainly sunny. High 86F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday 09/27 0%
High 86° / Low 56°
Sunny. High 86F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday 09/28 0%
High 85° / Low 56°
Mainly sunny. High around 85F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
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.