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.
Sunday 12/17 0%
High 50° / Low 29°
Partly cloudy. High around 50F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday 12/18 0%
High 55° / Low 30°
Mainly sunny. High near 55F. Winds light and variable.
Tuesday 12/19 0%
High 56° / Low 31°
A mainly sunny sky. High 56F. Winds light and variable.
Wednesday 12/20 0%
High 54° / Low 21°
A mainly sunny sky. High 54F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday 12/21 0%
High 39° / Low 17°
Mostly sunny skies. High 39F. Winds NNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Friday 12/22 0%
High 48° / Low 26°
Sunny skies. High 48F. Winds light and variable.
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