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.
Thursday 03/22 0%
High 70° / Low 42°
Cloudy with gusty winds. High near 70F. Winds SW at 20 to 30 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Friday 03/23 20%
High 63° / Low 40°
Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High 63F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday 03/24 0%
High 59° / Low 36°
Partly cloudy skies. High 59F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Sunday 03/25 0%
High 55° / Low 30°
Mainly sunny. High around 55F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Monday 03/26 10%
High 50° / Low 28°
Partly cloudy skies during the morning hours will become overcast in the afternoon. High around 50F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday 03/27 20%
High 49° / Low 29°
Partly cloudy skies during the morning hours will become overcast in the afternoon. High 49F. Winds ENE 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