Windy Point Campground is a small rural campground that features seven high-desert campsites in the Cerbat Mountains northeast of Kingman, Arizona. The campground is close to nearby Packsaddle Campground on the mountain ridge line at 6,000 feet in elevation. Juniper trees and pinon pines dot the landscape around this small campground and views of the Detrital Valley are awesome from this high up. The Mount Tipton Wilderness is accessible via hiking trails from Windy Point Campground, along with other hiking trails.
There are seven tent campsites at Windy Point Campground offer a picnic table, fire ring, and access to vault toilets.
Windy Point Campground Features
|Number of Campsites:||7 Campsites|
|Toilets:||Yes – Vault Toilets|
|RV/Trailer Length:||Not Accessible for RVs|
|Cell Phone Service:||None|
|Operating Season:||Campground open year-round|
|Geo Coordinates:||35.435693, -114.160654|
|Nearest City/Town:||Kingman, Arizona|
|Location:||Mohave County, Arizona|
|Paved Road Access:||None|
|Proximity to Stores:||31 Miles to Kingman, Arizona|
|Directions:||From Kingman, drive 18 miles north on US 93, to the Bureau of Land Management maintained Big Wash Road turnoff. Note: This turnoff is located 1.5 miles north of the State Road 62-Chloride turnoff. Windy Point Recreation Site is located eleven miles up the unpaved Big Wash Road from its junction with US 93.|
|Web:||Bureau of Land Management – Kingman Field Office|
|Reservations:||Not Accepted – First-come/First-Served|
When To Go
Spring – Fall – Windy Point Campground is high enough to offer a break from the desert midsummer heat below, but the best times to go are early summer and fall.
What To Do
Hiking – This is a popular activity in the area withe several hiking destinations nearby.
Image Credits: Chris M Morris via Flickr