Bog Springs Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Bog Springs offers some exceptional scenery, either right from your campsite or a short walk away. Many visitors unfamiliar with Arizona will be surprised by the high grasslands that climb the slopes of the Santa Rita Mountains, the thick oak woodlands, and the conifer forest that covers the mountain tops.

At a Glance

Fees Camping: $10 per night. Picnicking or other day use in Campgrounds: $10 per day. All fees are payable by cash, check or money order at the time you occupy the site. Make check or money order payable to "USDA Forest Service."
Restrictions: RV Camping is 22 feet and less. No RV hook-ups. Maximum advisable vehicle length is 22 ft. Pets must be leashed. Firewood is not available. Bring your own firewood or charcoal or a camp stove for cooking. Bring a few extra garbage bags, too. You’ll want to leave this outstanding area in as good or even better condition than it was when you arrived. Pack it in, pack it out. Pack and saddle stock are not permitted in campground. Limit 2 vehicles and 10 persons per site. 14 day stay limit.
Closest Towns: Nearest medical facilities and additional supplies are at Green Valley.
Water: Drinking water
Restroom: Toilets
Operated By: Nogales Ranger District
Information Center: Nogales Ranger District 520-281-2296

General Information

Directions: Drive south from Tucson on Interstate 19 to the Continental Road/Madera Canyon Exit. Turn east and follow the Madera Canyon signs 12.5 miles to the campground. The entire route is paved.

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5,200 feet - -110.87