Los Burros Campground is a small remote campground located on the eastern edge of Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest near an meadow surrounded by Aspen trees. Los Burros Campground is home to a former Forest Service Ranger Station with an old barn and a corral that are listed in the National Register of Historic Places. There are lots of trails that are great for mountain biking in the area around the campground.
There are 10 campsites at Los Burros Campground have a picnic table, fire ring, and access to vault toilets. All campsites at Scott Reservoir are first-come, first-served, with no reservations accepted. There is no fee for camping at Scott Reservoir Campground.
Los Burros Campground Features
|Campground Type:||Organized, Primitive|
|Number of Campsites:||10 semi-developed campsites|
|Toilets:||Yes – Vault Toilets|
|RV/Trailer Length:||22 Feet|
|Cell Phone Service:||None|
|Operating Season:||Campground open year-round, but may be restricted during winter snow season.|
|Geo Coordinates:||34.140889, -109.777310|
|Nearest City/Town:||Pinetop-Lakeside, Arizona|
|Location:||Apache County, Arizona|
|Paved Road Access:||None|
|Proximity to Stores:||17 miles to Pinetop-Lakeside, Arizona|
|Directions:||From McNary, Arizona take the gravel road north (Forest Road 224) through the White Mountain Apache Reservation about 7 miles to the signed turnoff to Los Burros; turn right and proceed about 1/4 mile to Los Burros Campground.|
|Web:||Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest||Twitter:|
When To Go
Summer – Fall – Los Burros Campground offers summer recreational opportunities hiking and mountain biking, as well as exploring the rest of the eastern Mogollon Rim.
What To Do
Hiking and Mountain Biking – There are several trails near Los Burros Campground that connect to a network of other trails in the area.