The Senator Highway Dispersed Campsites are a collection of primitive campsites just minutes south of Prescott, Arizona. The campground is fairly open and dotted by shaded clusters of ponderosa pines. There are 7 campsites in the campground, 6 of which are suitable for an RV or trailer. All of the campsites have fire rings and a post to mark where you are supposed to setup camp. All trash must be packed out. Supplies can found nearby in the town of Prescott.
There is no fee for camping at the Senator Highway Dispersed Campsites. These campsites are open all year, but beware the area does get snow in the winter. ATV riding and mountain biking are popular activities in the area.
Senator Highway Dispersed Campsites Features
|Campground Type:||Organized, Primitive|
|Number of Campsites:||7 Campsites|
|Trash/Dumpsters:||None – Pack it out|
|RV/Trailer Length:||Not Specified|
|Cell Phone Service:||Yes|
|Operating Season:||Campground Open Year-round|
|Nearest City/Town:||Prescott, Arizona|
|Location:||Yavapai County, Arizona|
|Paved Road Access:||None|
|Proximity to Stores:||8 Miles|
Head east on Gurley Street to Mt. Vernon Street (Senator Hwy.) and then drive south for about 8 miles. The Senator Highway Dispersed Campsites are located along the side of Senator Highway.
Maps & Brochures
Camping Supply List
|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 10/18 0%
High 78° / Low 51°
Partly cloudy this morning, then becoming cloudy during the afternoon. High 78F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday 10/19 20%
High 76° / Low 48°
Mostly sunny. High 76F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday 10/20 0%
High 70° / Low 43°
Sunny skies with gusty winds developing later in the day. High near 70F. Winds SSW at 20 to 30 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Saturday 10/21 0%
High 71° / Low 42°
Mainly sunny. High 71F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday 10/22 0%
High 77° / Low 47°
Sunny. High 77F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday 10/23 0%
High 81° / Low 50°
Mainly sunny. High 81F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.
What To Do
Hiking & Mountain Biking – There are numerous hiking trails in the area, some of which are also suitable for mountain biking.
ATV Riding – There are a lot of dirt roads and trails in the area that are used for ATV riding.
Other Nearby Campsites
- Trittle Mountain Road Campsites
- Sundance Road Campground
- Pipeline Road Campground
- Wolf Creek Road Campground
- Marapai Road Campground
- Copper Basin Road Campground