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

Campground Type: Organized
Number of Campsites: 7 Campsites
Cost: $8/night
Use Level: Low
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Fire Rings: Yes
Drinking Water: None
Toilets: Yes – Vault Toilets
Showers: None
Trash/Dumpsters: Yes
Hiking Access: Yes
Beach/Lake Access: None
RV/Trailer Length: Not Accessible for RVs
RV/Trailer Amenities: None
Cell Phone Service: None
Wifi: None
Operating Season: Campground open year-round

Getting There

Geo Coordinates: 35.435693, -114.160654
Nearest City/Town: Kingman, Arizona
Elevation: 6100 Feet
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.


Phone: (928) 718-3700
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.

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What To Do

Hiking – This is a popular activity in the area withe several hiking destinations nearby.

Image Credits: Chris M Morris via Flickr

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