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.
Friday 07/20 20%
High 85° / Low 66°
A mix of clouds and sun during the morning will give way to cloudy skies this afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High near 85F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday 07/21 50%
High 84° / Low 63°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partly cloudy early. Scattered thunderstorms developing in the afternoon. High 84F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Sunday 07/22 30%
High 87° / Low 66°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then skies turning partly cloudy late. High 87F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Monday 07/23 0%
High 91° / Low 69°
Partly cloudy skies. High 91F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday 07/24 0%
High 93° / Low 69°
Mainly sunny. High 93F. E winds shifting to WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday 07/25 0%
High 93° / Low 68°
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 93F. E winds shifting to WSW at 10 to 15 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