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
Cost: No Fee
Use Level: Low
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Fire Rings: Yes
Drinking Water: None
Toilets: None
Showers: None
Trash/Dumpsters: None – Pack it out
Hiking Access: Yes
Beach/Lake Access: None
RV/Trailer Length: Not Specified
RV/Trailer Amenities: None
Cell Phone Service: Possible
Wifi: None
Operating Season: Campground Open Year-round
Other:

Getting There

Address:
Geo Coordinates:
34.486046, -112.487860
Nearest City/Town: Prescott, Arizona
Elevation: 6800 Feet
Location: Yavapai County, Arizona
Paved Road Access: Yes
Proximity to Stores: 5 Miles
Directions:
From Prescott:

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.

Marapai Road Campsites

Connect

Phone: (928) 567-4121
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.

Clear
Wednesday 12/12 0%
High 56° / Low 25°
Clear
Partly cloudy. High 56F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Clear
Thursday 12/13 0%
High 52° / Low 27°
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 52F. Winds light and variable.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 12/14 0%
High 56° / Low 34°
Partly Cloudy
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 56F. Winds light and variable.
Partly Cloudy
Saturday 12/15 0%
High 58° / Low 30°
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. High 58F. Winds light and variable.
Clear
Sunday 12/16 10%
High 58° / Low 32°
Clear
Mostly sunny skies. High 58F. Winds light and variable.
Chance of Rain
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.

 

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Justin is an IT Professional, focused on cloud, mobile, and infrastructure management and security with his consulting business, as well as chief bottle washer for this website. In addition to NextCampsite.com, Justin also runs and writes for the technology infrastructure-focused blog OddJobsInTech.com, and the mobile device-focused blog EnterpriseMobileDevice.com.

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