Burro Creek Campground is a small desert campground situated in a canyon along the creek of the same name and is a popular winter camping spot. The campground offers access to the sandy banks of the flowing creek in the canyon with views of the Highway 93 bridges arching overhead. Hiking is popular in the area with access to several backcountry areas and hiking trails nearby leading to the Aubrey Peak Wilderness and Arrastra Mountain.
The campground is a wide open space dotted with shade ramadas marking the campsites. There are 30 campsites available for tent and RV camping. Each campsite includes a picnic table, fire ring, shade ramadas, and access to vault toilets.
Burro Creek Campground Features
|Number of Campsites:||30 Campsites|
|Use Level:||Medium – High|
|Beach/Lake Access:||Sort Of – There is a sandy beach along the creek|
|RV/Trailer Length:||Not Defined – Very Large Access|
|RV/Trailer Amenities:||Dump Station|
|Cell Phone Service:||None|
|Operating Season:||Campground open year-round|
|Geo Coordinates:||34.537920, -113.450232|
|Nearest City/Town:||Wickenburg, Arizona|
|Location:||Mohave County, Arizona|
|Paved Road Access:||Yes to campground – Unpaved in campground|
|Proximity to Stores:||59 Miles to Wickenburg, Arizona|
|Directions:||From Wickenburg: drive northwest on Highway 93 for 59 miles. Turn left at the signed turnoff, continue 1.5 miles to the Burro Creek Campground.From Kingman: Drive east for 17 miles on I-40, then head south for 53 miles on Highway 93. The recreation site turnoff is one mile south of Burro Creek Bridge. Turn right at the signed turnoff, continue 1.5 miles to the Burro Creek Campground.|
|Web:||Bureau of Land Management – Kingman Field Office|
|Reservations:||Not Accepted – First-come/First-Served|
When To Go
Fall – Spring – Burro Creek Campground is a popular destination in the winter, but can be too hot in the summer for camping.
Monday 03/25 0%
High 84° / Low 52°
Mostly clear. Lows overnight in the low 50s.
Tuesday 03/26 0%
High 84° / Low 54°
Partly cloudy skies during the morning hours will become overcast in the afternoon. High 84F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday 03/27 0%
High 80° / Low 50°
Overcast. High around 80F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday 03/28 0%
High 79° / Low 50°
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 79F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday 03/29 0%
High 79° / Low 50°
A few clouds from time to time. High 79F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.
Saturday 03/30 0%
High 79° / Low 51°
Sunny. High 79F. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph.
What To Do
Hiking – This is a popular activity in the area withe several hiking destinations nearby.