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 06/23 0%
High 96° / Low 65°
Sunny. High 96F. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph.
Saturday 06/24 0%
High 97° / Low 67°
Partly cloudy skies. High 97F. E winds shifting to WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday 06/25 0%
High 95° / Low 68°
Mostly sunny skies. High near 95F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Monday 06/26 0%
High 93° / Low 65°
Sunny. High 93F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday 06/27 0%
High 91° / Low 60°
Mainly sunny. High 91F. Winds SSW at 15 to 25 mph.
Wednesday 06/28 0%
High 89° / Low 59°
Mainly sunny. High 89F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 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